We're here to help you explore interests, values, and personality types and to discover majors and occupations that you will find interesting and rewarding.
Our staff coordinates advising for General Studies majors and students who have not declared a major.
We also identify and assist students who are experiencing academic challenges.
Check out the FAQ to learn more, or use the contact info below to schedule an appointment.
Advising gives you the opportunity to challenge students to:
Advising is an opportunity to talk to students about:
What is Developmental Advising?
Enhance your effectiveness as an advisor by...
A student's MINDSET contributes to his/her academic success.
Six most common factors contributing to academic difficulty include:
If a student wants to change advisors, the student must meet with the new advisor. If the advisor agrees to accept the student as a new advisee, the new advisor must email the new advisee's name and Harding ID# to the Office of the Registrar requesting that the student become his/her new advisee.
Registration is completed online through Pipeline. We encourage you to meet with your assigned advisor prior to registering for any class, and to follow your degree plan when scheduling classes.
To make building a class schedule easier, we provide a schedule planner tool available on Pipeline, along with a tutorial for this registration tool.
Degree Evaluation Form.pdf - This form is to be completed for 60-75 hour Degree Evaluation Requirement
Pre-Advising Information Sheet.pdf - This form is useful to complete before an advising session.
Academic Probation - Suspension Self-Assessment Form.pdf - This assessment is required for students on Academic Suspension or Probation. However, this assessment is useful for any student who is struggling academically.