Pre-Advising Check List

Please check the items that apply to you and be prepared to discuss them.

REVIEW OF LIFE CIRCUMSTANCES CHANGES

  • Want to discuss any major changes in life circumstances (e.g., marriage, work, finances, health)?
  • Want to discuss how college life is going for you?            


REVIEW OF PREVIOUS SEMESTER/S

  • Any transfer credits not yet recorded?  
  • Any deficient or incomplete grades?
  • Any failed or dropped courses?        


REVIEW OF CURRENT SEMESTER

  • Any deficient grades at midterm or dropped courses this semester?        


DOUBLE MAJORS, CONCENTRATIONS, MINORS, SJLA, HONORS

  • Any recently added or dropped programs not previously on CAPP sheet?
  • Want to discuss dropping a program or adding a new program?
  • Need to discuss completing your current program/s in remaining semesters?  
  • Want to discuss study abroad?


PROGRESS TOWARDS GRADUATION

  • Are you behind on credits to graduate or want to determine if you are on schedule to graduate?  
  • Need to discuss a plan to complete your GE requirements over the remaining semesters?
  • Need to discuss completing the writing intensive and cultural diversity requirements?


PROGRESS IN PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR

  • Are you behind schedule for completing required courses and core sequence?
  • Want to discuss your schedule for completing the 41.5 - 42* total credits for Psychology?
  • Are you behind schedule for completing the required GE courses?   Math?   NSCI?


PLAN FOR UPCOMING SEMESTERS

  • Want to discuss course selections for the Psychology major?    
  • Want to discuss course selections for GE, other programs or free electives?    


FUTURE PLANS

  • Want to discuss your plans for post-graduation life?
  • Want to discuss your plans for preparing for the GREs?
  • Want to discuss plans for doing research or being a TA?
  • Want to discuss volunteering or doing an internship?


CAPP SHEET

  • Want to review the accuracy of your CAPP sheet?
  • Need help correcting CAPP sheet errors?


OTHER GOALS AND CONCERNS YOU WISH TO DISCUSS
(list below)

*42 total credits if student enters as a first-year psychology major and takes Psyc 110L