Academic Advising Center

Harrison College of Business

Advising

 

Academic advisors assist students with planning their schedule and tracking degree requirements.  Students are required to meet with their academic advisor to discuss recommended courses for the upcoming semester and to obtain the alternate pin number to access the enrollment system each semester.  Any questions regarding degree requirements, enrollment, or schedule changes should be addressed to the academic advisor.  Students who wish to declare a major or minor in the Harrison College of Business should complete a declaration form in Dempster Hall 123.  Students are encouraged to create an "Advising Folder" to keep their advising information from each advising appointment. 

 

DegreeWorks

DegreeWorks is an advising tool that tracks completion of degree requirements.  Students should print their DegreeWorks audit through the portal to take to the advising appointment.  

Advising Process

Students must be advised to be eligible to enroll for the upcoming semester.  All students pursuing the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree are assigned to the Harrison College of Business Advising Center prior to gaining admission to the Harrison College of Business.  Students are assigned to a faculty advisor in the department of their major upon admission to the Harrison College of Business.  Students who have completed 60 hours or more are checked for admission in January (based on fall grades), May (based on spring grades), and August (based on summer grades).  Admission, Retention, and Graduation Requirements for the Harrison College of Business. 

Please review our appointment policy regarding missed appointments.

Currently Enrolled at Southeast

Currently enrolled students assigned to the Harrison College of Business Advising Center should schedule an advising appointment in September for spring advising and in February for summer/fall advising.  Students assigned to a faculty advisor should schedule an appointment with their assigned faculty advisor after Spring Break for fall advising and after Fall Break for spring advising.  Students wishing to enroll for the summer semester should contact their assigned advisor in early February regarding summer advising.

New Freshmen

Graduating high school seniors and students who have completed the GED are required to attend a First STEP Orientation after gaining admission to Southeast.  Information on First STEP Orientation is available from the Office of New Student Programs. Students should sign up for orientation soon after gaining admission to Southeast, as the orientation dates fill quickly. 

New Transfer Students

New transfer students who have completed less than 24 transferable degree hours AFTER high school graduation are required to attend a First STEP Orientation after gaining admission to Southeast.  Information on First STEP Orientation is available from the Office of New Student ProgramsStudents should sign up for orientation soon after gaining admission to Southeast, as the orientation dates fill quickly. 

New transfer students who have completed 24 or more transferable degree hours AFTER high school graduation are eligible to schedule an advising appointment or attend Transfer Orientation.  Please note students must be admitted to Southeast by the Office of Admissions AND the Office of the Registrar must have evaluated all transfer credit before students are eligible to schedule an advising appointment.  Information on Transfer Orientation is available from the Office of New Student Programs. Please note business majors are advised as a group during Transfer Orientation due to time limitations.  New transfer students should schedule an advising appointment immediately after receiving a copy of their transfer credit evaluation from the Office of the Registrar.  Business courses fill quickly so students should enroll as close to their priority registration date as possible to have the best selection of courses.

Returning Students

Students who have previously attended Southeast can schedule an advising appointment after being readmitted to Southeast.  Students who have attended another college or university after Southeast must have all transfer credit evaluated by the Office of the Registrar to be eligible to schedule an advising appointment.  Information on the admissions process is available at http://www.semo.edu/admissionsReturning students should schedule an advising appointment immediately after being readmitted to Southeast.  Returning students with transfer credit should schedule an advising appointment immediately after receiving a copy of their transfer credit evaluation from the Office of the Registrar.  Business courses fill quickly so students should enroll as close to their priority registration date as possible to have the best selection of courses.

 

Harrison College of Business - Academic Advising Center | Dempster Hall 123
businessadvising@semo.edu | tel: (573) 651-5090 | fax: (573) 986-6421
last updated 9/3/13
 


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