Meet Your Academic Advisor:

Academic advising in C&IS occurs by professional advisors housed in Tisch Student Services and External Relations on the first floor of Reese Phifer Hall. Our academic advisors value the diverse backgrounds and perspectives of our students and contribute to their academic success through coaching and mentoring. To find out who your academic advisor is, click here.

Student Quick Links:

Graduation Guide

Click here to view the steps you need to take to graduate.


Click here to fill out an E-Advising form. This form is only for students who already know the classes they want to take next semester. Students on academic warning or with an advising pin may not use this form for advising and are required to make an appointment.

Prepare for Advising and Registration:

Academic advisors in C&IS are prepared to guide you in registering for classes each semester.

Before registration begins, follow the steps below to ensure you are informed and prepared for your advising appointment.


How-to Videos:

Our professional academic advisors located in the office of Tisch Student Services and External Relations have produced a series of helpful videos to walk you through some commonly encountered issues and frequently asked questions related to DegreeWorks, course registration and more. Click “View all” below to browse these videos.

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Major Phase Sheets:

Below are handouts listing the requirements for each major in C&IS. Be aware that these handouts may not include general education, minor, and general elective requirements. Please contact your advisor with any questions regarding major and/or degree requirements.

Accelerated Master’s Program:

C&IS offers three accelerated master’s programs in advertising and public relations, communication studies, and journalism and media studies.

To learn more about these programs, click here and use passcode ?76Hq?e^

Frequently Asked Questions:

Our advisors have a crafted a curated list of their most frequently asked questions from their advisees, separated by category. To view the full list of FAQ’s, visit our Advising FAQ page here.

Additional Helpful links:

Involvement and Experiential Learning:

Registrar and Billing Information:

Student Services and Support: