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Student Resources

What is Academic Advising?

Academic advising at the University of Idaho is an ongoing teaching and learning experience that is based on collaboration between students, advisors, and the Vandal community. Advisors educate students about university policies and procedures promote engagement in high-impact opportunities, university life, and the community; assist in the exploration and discovery of academic resources; and empower students to take ownership of their academic goals, decisions, and achievements.

Find Your Advisor

Don't know who your advisor is? Use this handy tool to find out!

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VandalStar: Schedule an Appointment

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Preparing for an Advising Meeting

Review the following steps for preparing for an advising meeting.

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Contact Us

Physical Address:
Idaho Student Union Building 306

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive
MS 2436
Moscow, ID 83844-2436

Phone: 208-885-6300

Fax: 208-885-9494