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CAS Advising

College of Arts & Sciences Academic Advising

Who We Are:

CAS Academic Advisors are committed to helping students make a successful transition to Trinity Washington University.   By practicing the Appreciative Advising model, Academic Advisors support students as they navigate their scholastic journey and university life. Appreciative Advising is a philosophy and collaborative practice of asking positive, open-ended questions that help students optimize their educational experiences and realize their academic and life destinations.

With your academic advisor’s support, you will make the most of your undergraduate experience by:

  • discovering personal interests and strengths leading to the creation of inspiring and realistic academic and professional goals
  • developing independent skills to make and accept responsibility for academic decisions
  • understanding Trinity’s academic policies and procedures

CAS Academic Advisors are here to support you and help you make good decisions through the first and second year of your degree program. CAS Academic Advisors can help you with:

  • Course planning and selection
  • Long term academic planning
  • Major exploration
  • Career path discovery
  • Managing academic difficulty
  • Referrals to other campus resources

Once you have declared a major, you will work with a Faculty Advisor in your chosen discipline.

The advising office is open 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday. The office provides both appointment and walk-in hours.

 

 

 

 

Location and Hours
125 Michigan Avenue
North Wing, Main Hall
Office Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:30AM-6:00PM

Walk-in Hours

Walk-in hours are suspended during registration. Please schedule an appointment with you advisor.

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 9:30AM-11:45PM

Tuesday and Thursday
2:00PM-5:00PM

*The advisors are eager to assist and will do their best to accommodate all students, whether by appointment or walk-in.

Commonly Used Student Forms
Change of Advisor
Schedule Adjustment Form
Take Courses at Another Institution
Update your major or minor – undergraduates only
Other General Student Forms

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


For more information contact CAS Advising at casadvising@trinitydc.edu

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