Academic Advising

At Marian University, advising is a collaborative process that encourages students to take ownership of their academic experience by exploring dreams, identifying goals, and developing meaningful academic plans. Academic advisors provide advice and support to students as they navigate the path to academic success and graduation.

Academic advisors

  • Serve as an accurate source of information about general education, program, and graduation requirements
  • Refer advisees to appropriate campus resources
  • Help advisees discover their strengths, skills, and abilities
  • Celebrate advisee successes and challenge them to reach their full potential
  • Assist advisees as they design individualized academic and post-graduate plans

Exploratory Advising Resources

Self-Assessment and Major Exploration
MU Majors, Minors, and Concentrations
Major and Career Exploration

Meeting people through student government
Getting involved in student government helped Oluwabanwo Adeniyi '21 feel like she’s part of the campus community.
Watch Bami's story
Building relationships with faculty and coaches
After he explored his college options, Conor Smith '20 decided to choose Marian because of his interest in athletics and exercise science.
Read Conor's story
Following her dream to be a dentist
After graduating cum laude with Marian's Class of 2017, Chrislyn (Church) Fite is well on her way.
Read Chrislyn's story

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