Missouri State University

Tips for Advisors

Tips for Advisors

Tips to becoming a more beneficial and effective Advisor:

  • Review Missouri State University academic programs, regulations and advising information.
  • Practice developmental advising concepts.
  • Explore the relationship between good academic advising and student success and retention.
  • Become familiar with the General Education Program.
  • Become familiar with student and advising information available on the web.
  • Develop a network of contacts with over 300 Master Advisors.
  • Participate in a program named an "Outstanding Institutional Advising Program" by the National Academic Advising Association.

Email Kathy Davis for more information.