Missouri State University

Relational Qualities for Advisors

  • Displays a concerned and caring attitude toward advisees.
  • Establishes rapport by being approachable and accepting.
  • Takes a proactive role by initiating regular contact with advisees, realizing the importance of frequent contact in developing a relationship.
  • Available and flexible to accommodate advisees’ schedules.
  • Understands the needs of SPECIAL POPULATIONS.