Role in Advising

The office of Diversity Enhancement Programs will provide you with personalized academic counseling to help you meet and achieve your educational goals. We will help you be part of our community, yet help you stand out as a confident individual so you can achieve your goals.

The Assistant Dean for Diversity Enhancement Programs and the advising staff in Smeal will advise you on academic issues and professional development activities. Your progress is followed closely, ensuring that you will advance appropriately and receive guidance when needed. We will offer you guidance on major selection and specialization and provide you with insight on which core courses to take. We will help you hone in on your specific interests so that you will excel.

The office also offers a variety of academic, professional, and personal enhancement programs and services based on your needs as a diversity student. Individual and group academic strategies are developed on a continuous basis.