Student Advising Services advises undergraduate students who are:

  • Exploratory or Undecided about their major (both Freshmen & Transfer)
  • Intended Engineering
  • Prehealth
  • Prelaw
  • Students with intended or approved majors should use the Advising Directory to locate the appropriate academic advising center for assistance.

The services we provide include:

  • Academic advice and guidance for students - especially those who are undecided or exploring majors
  • Developing an academic plan, discussing degree requirements, understanding academic policies and their implications
  • Finding a new or alternative major
  • Presenting Student Success workshops
  • Developing a plan for including internships and study abroad in a degree program
  • Evaluating alternative and military experiences for university credit

Special Program Services

  • Home of University Scholars—academic planning (undecided students), special events and opportunities
  • Assist students who are preparing for admission to medicine, dentistry, optometry, podiatry, veterinary, and chiropractic schools
  • Assist students who are preparing for admission to law school

Student Advising Services mission is to assist undergraduate students in the discovery and development of their academic goals through advising. We serve students in transition - those undecided about a major, and those not yet pursuing a degree (non-degree seeking students).

Last updated: July 01, 2014 1:49 pm EST

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Advising Help

Appointments 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., (summer hours July 1 - August 15 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)
109 Norton Hall, call 645-6013 to schedule an appointment. Questions to sas-advisor@buffalo.edu.


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