Student Success Center (Advising)
Located in Warren Hall, the Student Success Center (Advising Center) provides academic advising, placement testing, and career and transfer planning services that empower all members of our diverse student body and improves students' education, career, and personal goal completion. This office provides standardized placement testing in Math and English for entering and continuing students. Student Success Advisors in this office are available throughout the year to help students with academic, career, and transfer planning including course selection, degree management, and establishing career goals. This office coordinates the matriculation process, Early Alert, Academic Alert, Midterm Outreach, advising technologies, advising communcations, and advisement training. This office serves as the primary student resource for Priority Registration, Change of Major, Withdrawal from a class, Graduation Application, and Add/Drop.
The Advising program at SUNY Adirondack encourages students’ academic, career, and transfer planning through an inclusive and supportive environment. The Advising program provides students with accurate information and resources so that students may navigate matriculation into college and their college experience appropriately with the ultimate goal of a college degree. The Advising program promotes personal responsibility in guiding students to achieve their goals, understand the relevance of higher education, and value academic success. The Advising program utilizes both technology and mutually respectful personal relationships to assist students with appropriate educational planning. The Advising program fosters continuous improvement through advisor education, evaluation of students’ needs, and program assessment.
At SUNY Adirondack, all students are assigned an academic advisor. This advisor serves as a guide to educational and career planning, and a resource in their pathway to success here at SUNY Adirondack. Students can view their advisor's name in Degree Works, Self-Service Banner, Starfish, and the Student Portal. Students can take advantage of advising services in the Student Success Center in Warren Hall or virtually via Zoom.
CAREER & TRANSFER PLANNING
Student Success has a significant pool of resources to assist with career and transfer exploration. Our services are geared toward helping students see and reach their full potential through access to personal and professional growth opportunities, and the tools and resources necessary to navigate the opportunities available to them.
- Individual career and transfer exploration appointments
- On-campus and off-campus job search assistance
- Major exploration using Career Coach
- Career assessment inventories including the Strong Interest Inventory and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator