If you haven’t checked out the Advising Guidelines, do so ASAP. Important advice about how to think about your planning your course of study and specific advice about a range of topics. It includes pearls of wisdom from your class dean–really! ;)–and sage advice from professors and the academic peer advisors. Selected topics will be … Read moreThe Advising Guidelines!
Use this time to begin exploring the Wesleyan curriculum through WesMaps, Wesleyan’s online curriculum, and Wesvising, as a course selection advising tool. It is a site developed by faculty members in the different departments, programs, and colleges to inform incoming students about their disciplines and the courses they offer. Most departments have videos and all … Read moreWesvising, a departmental advising tool for the curricular exploration
Advising Guidelines With over 1000 classes offered in 45 majors, 17 minors, and 12 certificates, students have the opportunity to explore a wide range of fields and topics their first year. While choosing the right classes may seem like a daunting task, faculty advisors and peer advisors will guide you through every step of the … Read moreAdvising Resources & Advice from the Peer Advisors
On July 10 at 9 a.m., course pre-registration for the Fall semester will open! Woo hoo! There will be a pre-reg link in the alert box of your Wesportal. The upper frame will open in WesMaps, the online curriculum, and the bottom frame will be where you will rank a list of seven first-year seminars … Read moreCourse Pre-registration — July 10!
June 2017 As you plan for July course registration and your arrival in the Fall, it is important to review the Faculty and Student Advising Handbook. The Handbook is designed to help you achieve your educational goals by providing advice on how to get the most out of your relationship with your faculty advisor as … Read moreFaculty and Student Advising Handbook
June 2017 All new students who are interested in taking math, music theory or language courses should take the appropriate placement exams by Thursday, June 29 at 5 p.m.. To access the exams, login to your Wesportal and click on “Placement Exams” in the “Orientation News & Checklist” bucket. You will then be redirected … Read morePlacement Exams — Let’s go to the video!
Welcome again to Wesleyan! Class deans spend much of their time advising their class–discussing academic, social, and personal challenges and strategies to achieve personal goals. They work with individual students, professors, staff, and even parents to support students in their pursuit of a positive learning experience. As your class dean, I am eager to begin … Read moreWelcome Note from Dean Brown
Meet the Academic Peer Advisors Academic Peer Advisors provide students with information about the curriculum and course registration and also serve as a source for academic resource referrals. During New Student Orientation, Peer Advisors will be available in the residence halls, and at different sites throughout campus, to help new students prepare for individual meetings … Read moreMeet the Academic Peer Advisors–Pics & Bios
June 2017 Student Academic Resources coordinates programs for intellectual enrichment and academic support. The goals are to foster a community culture that recognizes the relationship between intellectual growth and personal development; to ensure that students know about and are encouraged to seek out appropriate services; and to share information among programs and constituents to ensure the … Read moreStudent Academic Resources
Welcome to Wesleyan! The Academic Peer Advisors can be a great resource to you throughout your career at Wesleyan. We work one-to-one with students to help develop strategies for studying, time management, organization, course registration, class participation, and pretty much any other academic issue with which you want assistance. While we might not be perfect … Read moreThe Academic Peer Advisors–Fabulous Resources!