New Student Orientation (NSO)

Responsibilities

Your Advisor's Responsibilities to You:

  1. Post and maintain adequate office hours for advising.
  2. Communicate with students in a timely manner through IPFW e-mail and other appropriate means.
  3. Share knowledge of IPFW & department policies & regulations.
  4. Explain program requirements and document progress.
  5. Provide knowledgeable suggestions about realistic course load & selections.
  6. Refer students to IPFW resources, when needed.
  7. Discuss certification, licensing criteria, internships or co-ops.
  8. Help students connect curriculum to post-graduation goals.

Note: The advisor you meet at your College Day may not be your assigned advisor.