Academic advising is the process where you obtain the critical information you need
to make thoughtful decisions about your college career, such as deciding upon your
major or solving any roadblocks you may encounter along the way. An academic advisor’s
purpose is to encourage students to develop as self-directed learners and decision
makers. Finally, good academic advising supports the mission of the University of
South Alabama through encouraging student academic success and persistence towards
Our offices remain closed at this time. All advising appointments are conducted virtually. Please email your academic advisor or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or need to make an advising appointment.