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College Advising Information


The mission of academic advising at Baylor University and in the College of Arts & Sciences is to guide students in using appropriate resources to facilitate the learning process as they pursue their personal and academic goals.

COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCES ADVISEMENT
As a student in the College of Arts & Sciences, your advising home is CASA (the College of Arts & Sciences Advisement office). You can always contact CASA anytime you have questions.

WHO IS MY ADVISOR?
It depends on your rank, major, and what program(s) you are in. You can find out by going to your BearWeb account and clicking on "Advising."

  • Many freshmen and sophomores in the College of Arts & Sciences are required to be advised by CASA. Click here to find out more.
  • Many juniors and seniors are required to be advised by their major department.
  • Pre-majors in the College of Arts & Sciences are required to be advised by University Advisement in the Paul L. Foster Success Center.

DEGREE AUDIT
Your degree audit is literally an audit of your degree plan, where you can always see what requirements you have fulfilled and what requirements you still lack.

TRANSFER CREDIT
Be sure the course you intend to take will transfer into Baylor by going to this link.

MAJORS OFFERED
View a list of majors in Arts & Sciences along with a list of courses required for that major.

CHANGING OR ADDING A MAJOR OR MINOR
Always consult with an advisor before making any change to your degree plan.

WHAT CLASSES SHOULD I TAKE?
It depends on your major, but here is some advice.

FORMS
Download a few of the most important forms such as a graduation card or a form to declare or switch your major.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Here's a larger list of a lot of academic resources that may help you out.

GPA CALCULATOR
Use a GPA calculator.