University Academic Advising helps students at Virginia Commonwealth University choose courses, interpret general education and major requirements, address academic difficulties and identify educational and career goals.
Contact our office for:
We provide academic advising for all first-year students, regardless of major. After freshman year, declared students are assigned to academic advisors within their majors.
Our Discovery Advising program offers one-on-one consultations and group workshops to help students choose a major that fits their interests.
Our advisors help students navigate admissions requirements for undergraduate programs in health sciences.
Pre-professional health advising prepares students for professional school application through guidance with curriculum, test preparation and co-curricular activities.
Nondegree student advising
All students who are admitted to VCU as nondegree-seeking students may speak with an advisor in University Academic Advising.