- Prospective Undergraduate Students
- Undergraduate Advising
- Majors, Minors, Degrees & Course Guides
- Transfer Evaluation
- Tutoring and Student Resources
- Undergraduate Research
- Getting Started in Research
- Academic Credit
- Senior Capstone/Thesis
- Presenting Your Research
- Frontiers in Science
- Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC)
- Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
- Student Adventures in Research and Studying Abroad
- Poster Fair: Undergraduate Research and Senior Thesis Presentations
- Getting Connected
- Scholarships and Funding
- Awards, Recognition, and Highlights
- Graduation and Beyond
- Get Admitted to Medical School
- Jobs and Careers
Information for contacting Academic Advisors in following areas
| BIOC Majors | | CHEM Majors | | SCED (Science Education) | Related Programs | | CHEM/BIOC minors |
What Academic Advisors Do
Advisors assist students with:
- Understanding the respective major programs
- General education, foundation, and major coursework
- Schedule/course planning
- Transfer evaluations
- Adding majors and minors
- First and final stop for senior degree check
- Adjustments to UAccess advisement program requirement reports
- Interpretation and advice of policies and procedures
- Faculty Advisor assignments
- help you identify and explore career options, and help you develop a plan for reaching long term goals;
- encourage you to take advantage of college success strategies and resources to help you reach academic goals;
- promote exploration of experiential-learning experiences and on-campus experiences to develop interpersonal and leadership skills, and explore career goals;
- promote your ability to think critically, solve problems, and make informed decisions about your future life plans;
- serve as mentors by providing personal guidance, support, and advocacy; and
- refer you to additional campus professionals who can also coach you in specific areas of development.
Contact an Academic Advisor
- Contact the BIOC Advisor (listed in the column to the right) with questions or to schedule an appointment.
- Faculty Advisors for BIOC majors provide advising on independent study, directed research, and senior capstone options. Faculty provide graduate school advising and transfer biochemistry course evaluation. BIOC majors are assigned a Faculty Advisor in their second year after completing BIOC 296b.
- Contact the CHEM Advisor (listed in the column to the right) with questions or to schedule an appointment.
- Contact Vincente Talanquer, the Faculty Advisor for this program.
In addition to BIOC and CHEM programs, the following programs are available on the UA campus to students:
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- Appointments for minors are generally not necessary. Most questions can be answered on a walk-in basis. Please check current walk-in hours. Your major advisor can add the BIOC/CHEM minor. We do not require that you meet with us to add the minor.
- If, after consulting the requirements | online | for your catalog year, you still have questions, please email the respective BIOC or CHEM Academic Advisor (listed in the column on the right).