Advising Reform: NSM Advising Takes Advice

The University of Houston’s unrelenting expansion has placed a strain on its academic advising resources. To meet the new demands being placed on it, the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics’ (NSM) Undergraduate Academic Advising Center has been re-evaluating its work from the ground up.

In an interview with NSM’s Associate Dean of Student Success, Andrew Hamilton, The Cougar Paw obtained details of current and planned changes to NSM’s undergraduate academic advising and how they will be implemented.

Using a checklist created by the Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS), the Advising Center identified current issues with advising. Read More …