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Advising Calendar
Dates that relate to advising planning events and activities.

Advising Terms and Definitions
Definitions for many of the terms used in academic advising.

Before You Drop a Course
Important information to consider BEFORE you drop a course from your class schedule.

Before You Drop -- Prehealth Students

Before you Drop - Prelaw Students

Campus Building Abbreviations
A list of all the current abbreviations for campus buildings.

Campus Resource Index
A wealth of advising and related information, listed in alpha order with active links.

Catalog Index of Majors & Minors

Chapel Alternatives
The alternatives to traditional Chapel for students who have already completed at least thirty Baylor hours and one semester of traditional Chapel.

Class Schedule Worksheet
A printable version of the grid worksheet showing one week. This worksheet is designed to be used in building a class schedule.

Credit By Exam
Information about and a link to the Baylor Testing office policies and credit-by-exam policies. Included is a link to the list of scores Baylor requires on various exams for credit.

Degree Requirement Guides
List of past and present Degree Requirement Guides with links.

Engaged Learning Groups (ELGs)
A thorough description of the ELGs currently offered and how they work.

Information about the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act. Includes links to the Baylor policies regarding student academic records and privacy issues.

Health Related Programs

Major Academic Planners (MAPs)
Courses for majors and degrees in a suggested sequence

Paul L. Foster Success Center
A brief description of and link to the Paul L. Foster Success Center.

Petitions (Arts & Sciences)
A chart showing details related to the current petition process within the College of Arts and Sciences.

Placement Exams
Detailed information about the English, Math, French, German, and Spanish placement exams.

Prehealth Care Programs

Pre Law Preparation
A link to the very detailed pre-law website, which includes many resources especially for students who plan to apply to law school.

Professional Advising Departments
A brief description, contact information, and links to undergraduate professional advising departments.

Registrar's Office
A link to a site providing a wealth of information from the Office of the Registrar, including details about registration and academic records.

Semester by Semester Planner
An interactive semester-by-semester planning document.

Student Financial Services

Supplemental Instruction (SI)
Detailed information regarding the current list of courses which offer Supplemental Instruction, the instructor for each, and the assigned SI leader for each.

Transferring Course Credits
Information for the advisor and also for the current student who plans to transfer courses after matriculation to Baylor; includes links to Transfer Policies and the Transfer Course Approval Form.

Undergraduate Catalog
Links to current and recent undergraduate catalogs.

Waitlist for Classes
A description of how the new waitlist system works.

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