The College Science and Engineering uses a shared advising model utilizing both faculty and professional academic advisors. Faculty and professional advisors provide in-depth information about academic disciplines, courses, and special opportunities. Faculty advisors are located in specific departments/program and professional advisors are located in the Science and Engineering Advising Center.
S&E Academic Advising is a partnership among students, faculty, and staff,that is connected to the mission and is guided by our core values of care, academic excellence, diversity, faith, justice, and leadership. Advising has the following goals:
Academic advising at Seattle University is based on a system of shared responsibility where both student and advisor engage in ongoing teaching and learning. For more information on the expectations and responsibilities of advisors and advisees at SU, please see Advisor - Advisee Responsibilities.
All Sciences and Engineering students have an assigned academic advisor who is either located in their major department/program or in the Science and Engineering Advising Center. Academic advising requirements vary by department and major, however, the college adheres to the following academic advising requirements:
Academic advisors can be an important resource and mentor throughout your time at Seattle University. If you are unsure who your academic advisor is, please review the Find your Academic Advisor page.