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Dear Student or Visitor,

Welcome to Florida Gulf Coast University! Academic counseling assists current students in the discovery and development of their academic potential! The advising process includes the collection, interpretation and delivery of a plethora of information!

Our professional counselors are committed to providing personalized service to both high school dual enrollment students and college freshmen. Our counselors will blend individual needs with resources available to assist in developing academic goals.

Our mission, based on a developmental model, is to provide holistic assistance for our students so that they successfully complete educational goals.

We hope that you find this website helpful!

Adam Musolino, Associate Director      meet our staff    
First Year Advising - Office of New Student Programs  

Click here for guidance on how to search for classes & web register

Attention Spring 2015 freshman admits: 
Learn about math enrollment information and prepare for testing before orientation

Preview First Year Advising Orientation Presentation:

Take notes now.  Ask questions at orientation!

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Learn to locate courses & web register at orientation

Sign up: Freshman Advising Text Alerts via E2system  


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Review First Year Advising Syllabus:

First Year Advising Mission Statement:  

  First Year Advisors guide new students in their transition into and navigation of the university experience.  Our staff helps students clarify their interests, skills and values in the context of class selection, major choice, and curriculum planning.  We empower students to make informed academic decisions; while helping them interpret policy and understand the university resources available to assist in their academic success.

Advisement goals in our work with first year students

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