Academic Advising and Student Support and Advocacy seek to partner with faculty on students’ academic and personal success.
Submit an Academic Alert — Use this link to submit an academic alert when you note academic difficulty. See below for guidance and login instructions, if needed.
Submit a Concern About a Student’s Wellbeing — If you are concerned about a student’s wellbeing, including if the student has talked about leaving the College, fill out this form or contact Megan Baldree, assistant dean of student success.
Adviser’s Handbook — This essential guide for advisers assists faculty advisers in their work with students from the first year through graduation. An important subsection, “Advising in Practice,” including resources written by and for faculty advisers, is available on GrinnellShare (login required).
Departmental Advising and Registration Suggestions — Each academic department provides 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.
Academic Honesty Booklet (PDF) — This document includes the College’s official policy on academic honesty, scholarly integrity, collaboration, and the ethical use of sources as well as FAQs.