Office of Academic Advising

Orientation Advising Information

Who Will be my Advisor?

Business students will be assigned to an advisor in the Center for Business Advising. All other students will be assigned to an advisor in the Office of Academic Advising. Students who are undeclared will have a Primary OAA advisor and declared students will have a General OAA advisor. View our Advising at New Paltz flowchart.

Orientation Advising Modules



Transfer Students

 Graduation Requirements Module              Graduation Requirements Module
Placement Level Information Placement Level Information
Schedule of Classes Module  Schedule of Classes Module 
Transfer credits Module     Transfer credits Module         
Understanding Your Progress Report Module  Understanding Your Progress Report Module 
Building Your Schedule Module  GE Module -Transfers 
School of Education Module  Undeclared Transfers-Making Your Appointment 
GE Module (First-Year)  CSS Services Introduction 
CSS Services Introduction   


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Summer Orientation Academic Advising Instructions



Stay organized and take notes as often as you feel necessary.

Refer to your Starfish Success Plan often when you have questions.  

Stay on track with tasks and complete them in a timely manner.