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Academic Advising

What Kind of Advisor Do I Need?

New Student Advisors

You should visit a New Student Advisor in the Advising Center if:

  • You are attending Virginia Western for the first time or after a long absence
  • You need help understanding your placement test results
  • You need help choosing your courses
  • You need to determine if you're eligible for a placement test exemption
  • You need help identifying your educational goals
  • You need help resolving an academic difficulty
  • You need a referral to on- and off-campus resources

Is this you? Visit the Advising Center. Just need help with registering for courses? Visit our Registration Room before the start of each semester.

Faculty Advisors

You should visit your Faculty Advisor if:

  • You want to review your academic plan or discuss courses for the upcoming semester
  • You are having academic difficulties
  • You need help locating community resources
  • You have questions about changing programs or adding an additional program
  • You have questions about transferring
  • You are applying for graduation

Find your faculty advisor with these instructions. Just need help with registering for courses? Visit our Registration Room before the start of each semester.

Program Advisors

You should visit a Program Advisor if:

  • You are considering a change of major within your Academic School
  • You have questions about transferring
  • You need help locating community resources
  • Your faculty advisor is not available
Contact Information

Business, Technology & Trades (BTT)      
Lacey Carey
540-857-6210 | Webber Hall W305D

Health Professions
Pam Woody
540-857-7306 | Fralin Center HP339A

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences (LASS)
Amy Vance
540-857-6334 | Duncan Hall D215

Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM)
Yvonne Campbell
540-857-6099 | Anderson Hall A114B

Contact Us

Ask an Advisor
Location: Chapman Hall C105
Phone: 855-874-6690
Fax: 540-857-6163

Hours of Operation

Mon-Thurs: 8:00AM-5:30PM
Friday: 8:00AM-4:00PM