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Planning Ahead



ANNUAL ADVISING SCHEDULE

August
August Orientation -- ALTERNATE advisees and new students
Drop/Adds
Fall Semester Classes Begin

September
Begin making spring registration advisement appointments
Begin meeting with assigned advisees
September SOAPS program
September ADVISE program
Family Weekend (formerly Parents Weekend)
Fall Premiere

October
Begin advisement for early spring registration 
Academic Warning reports available
October ADVISE program
October SOAPS program
NACADA annual conference
Fall Break

November
Continue advisement for early spring registration
November SOAPS program
November ADVISE program
Thanksgiving Break
Prepare for New Student Orientation -- January

December
Continue advisement for early spring registration
Focus on current students not registered
Continue preparation for New Student Orientation -- January
Christmas Break

January
New Student Orientation – FR and TR
Registration & Schedule Changes
Spring classes begin
Winter Premiere

February
Begin making appointments for early summer/fall registration advisement
Begin advisement for early summer/fall registration
February ADVISE program
Fenruary SOAPS program
Day of the Advisor event for all campus advisors

March
Begin sign up for New Student Orientation (summer)
Continue advisement for early summer/fall registration 
Aademic Warning reports available
March SOAPS program
March ADVISE program
TEXAAN annual state conference

April
Continue advisement for early summer/fall registration
Focus on current students not registered
April SOAPS program
April ADVISE program
Spring Premiere

May
New Student Orientation begins -- Summer I

June
Orientation Training Workshop
New Student Orientation -- First Year Students and Transfers
(advisement / registration for SUM II and FALL)
Alternate Registration
(advisement / registration for students who cannot attend on campus)

July
New Student Orientation – Summer II
Alternate Registration continues
Preparation for August Orientation -- ALTERNATE advisees and new students




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