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Carson College of Business Contact Your Advisor

Contact your advisor

Work closely with an advisor to get the most out of your Carson College education

The Carson College’s professional academic advisors guide you on your way to success.

Drop-In Hours:

Drop-in advising for academic advising will typically be held on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 8:15 – 9:15 am during Fall and Spring semesters. Drop-in advising will not be held during Winter break or Summer semester. To meet with an advisor outside of drop-in times, please schedule an appointment via Navigate: or email your advisor directly.

For questions about business minors or changing to a business major, please email:

Making an appointment

Schedule your advising appointment with your academic advisor:

SSC Campus


Get assistance at the front desk.

Be sure to schedule your appointment early!

What to expect from your Advisor

Advising is a partnership. Your advisor will help you successfully complete your Carson College of Business education by doing the following:

  • Explaining options for business majors in line with your interests and goals
  • Educating and verifying appropriate course selection
  • Helping you better understand college and university rules, policies, regulations, and procedures
  • Referring you to other campus resources as necessary

How to reap the most benefit from advising

  • Meet with your advisor at least once per semester
  • Familiarize yourself with your academic requirements in my.WSU
  • Learn the business certification process requirements, including GPA, courses and credits
  • Confirm that your WSU email or forward is working. This is the university’s official means of communication.
  • Make your appointment well before priority registration. If you must cancel, be sure to notify your advisor.
  • Actively take part in the advising process. Ask questions, be prepared, and participate.
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