Advising is the key to student success | Academic Engagement and Degree Completion | Kent State University

Advising is the key to student success

Advising plays an essential role in helping students formulate sound educational and career plans based on their interests, abilities and academic classification. Meeting with an advisor can help you:

  • Transition to university life
  • Choose classes
  • Decide on a major
  • Provide suggestions or referrals if you are having trouble in a class
  • Assist you in using Kent State systems, such as GPS and FlashLine
  • Explore internships, study abroad and other valuable opportunities
  • Plan and determine eligibility for graduation