Publications in the Academic Advising Office
Academic Advising Office maintains several online publications. If you have questions about the information contained here or how to navigate these pages, please contact us at x3702.
Syllabus Summary 2016–17 (PDF) — a list of the courses open to first-year students with some additional details added
Academic Planning for New Students — This guide helps students who are new to the College navigate our expectations as students of the liberal arts, understand their role as advisees, begin to plan a program of study based on departmental suggestions, and learn about other academic experiences and academic support systems that the College offers.
Advisers' Handbook — This essential guide for advisers assists them in their work with students from the first year through graduation.
Academic Honesty Booklet (PDF file) — This document includes the College's official policy on academic honesty, scholarly integrity, collaboration, and the ethical use of sources, as well as exercises and case studies to help students think about their role as scholars.
Departmental Advising and Registration Suggestions — Faculty members from each department provide suggestions for new students regarding which courses to take and in what order, with an eye towards leaving open the possibility of majoring in that discipline.