PCPS Academic Advising Center


The Academic Advising Center serves all undergraduate and graduate students in The Panuska College of Professional Studies. Our goal is to give you the support you need to face the challenges of academic life. We provide individual assistance in academic advising, registration, and career planning. We'll work closely with you to help you develop an understanding of your educational needs and help you with planning for the future

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Important Information for Fall 2024

Credit Elsewhere

Students that are looking to take courses at another college or university must complete a Permission to Take Courses at Another Institution form and obtain the necessary approvals before taking the course. Otherwise, credit may not be granted for a course taken elsewhere.

Students looking to take a course at Marywood University will need to complete a Marywood Registration form and submit it to Kevin Curry, Assistant Dean of PCPS Academic Services.

Credit for Prior Learning

To receive credit for prior learning experience the Credit for Service Learning Experience form must be completed.

Course Substitutions

To substitute a course for another course or GE requirement complete the Course Substitution form.

Schedule Building

Adding or dropping a course: if you need to add or drop a course once the semester begins, please complete a Student Schedule Change form in order to officially drop or add a course.

Changing your Major: a Change of Curriculum form will need to be completed if you are changing your major. Freshman will not be able to change their major until the end of the fall semester.

Curriculum planning: an eight semester Curriculum planner is a proactive way to plan ahead for your future courses.

Withdrawing or Leave of Absence: if you need to withdraw from the University or take a Leave of Absence, a Withdrawal/Leave of Absencee form will need to be completed. 

All forms should be completed in its entirety and emailed back to the PCPS Advising Office.