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Academic Advising Resources & Information
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Advisors are available to assist you with course selection, registration, major selection, plus more.  From your first time to enroll ... all the way to graduation, advisors will help you each step of the way.

Contact the WCJC Career and Transfer Center for additional information related to academic advising and to schedule an appointment.

Academic Advisors by Major

Art, Humanities, Communications, General Studies
Catherine Shoppa

Business and Computer Science
Alexiah Wilson

Education 
Michael Adkins

Healthcare
Sara Fira

Science and Math
Alexis Brooks

Social and Behavioral Sciences
Mervat Mickael

Public Services and Technical Education
Rose Ochoa

Dual Credit 
Natalie Stavinoha

Primary Advising for New Students

Primary Advising teaches new students how to select and register for courses, declare a major, and read a degree map. It also highlights resources and general information new students need to be successful in college. 

All new students are required to complete Primary Advising before registering for classes.

Dual credit, transfer, or transient students are not required to complete Primary Advising.

Step 1: Watch your Primary Advising Intro Session 

This session takes approximately 30 minutes to complete and should only be viewed after you have met all Admissions Requirements.  Incoming students can check their Admission Status through Online Services.

Step 2: Meet with an advisor

You can meet with an advisor in person or virtually. 

Advising Syllabi for Students

Each syllabus below was designed to help you navigate the advising process. Each has a checklist for students to follow based on how many hours they have completed in college.

Advising Syllabus: New Students - 0-15 credit hours completed

Advising Syllabus: 16-30 hours completed

Advising Syllabus: 31-45 hours completed

Advising Syllabus: 46-60 hours completed

Questions?  Email Advising@wcjc.edu

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