Academic Advising

Academic advising at Valdosta State University is led by the Office of University Advising and Student Transitions. If you have questions about advising, please call them at 229.245.4378 or email them via the contact form.

Mission Statement

At Valdosta State University, advising is a collaborative, mandatory process designed to help students

  • succeed academically,
  • develop an appropriate educational plan leading to graduation,
  • focus on their life beyond the university, and
  • play a responsible and proactive role in their own education.

Advisors will assist students in decision-making by

  • providing timely and accurate information,
  • making appropriate referrals to campus resources, and
  • encouraging students to use available technology.