DUS

Academic Advising Syllabus

Division of Undergraduate Studies
101 Grange Building - 814-865-7576
dus.psu.edu

In DUS you will:

DUS advisers can help you:

SET AND MEET GOALS

Create your individualized academic plan.

ASSESS YOUR PLANS

Use resources, suggest options and alternatives.

UNDERSTAND THE UNIVERSITY

Identify relevant policies and program requirements.

FIND OPPORTUNITIES

Identify majors, minors, courses, activities, and more.

DUS expects you to:

CONNECT

Meet with your adviser at least once a semester. Come prepared and follow up on referrals and recommendations.

ACT

Read emails from your faculty, adviser, and DUS. Use resources and take advantage of offerings.

KNOW

Find the information and understand the expectations required to be successful at Penn State.

ENGAGE

Make informed decisions and get involved. Take charge - it's your education; your future.

 

Meet with a DUS adviser

(Check in at the reception desk in the Grange Building lobby or call 814-865-7576.)

Type When Length Who Why
Scheduled Appointment M-F, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Call 814-865-7576
30 minutes Your assigned adviser Goals, classes, grades, resources, progress, concerns
Quick Question* 8:15-11:30 a.m. & 1:15-4:30 p.m. 5-10 minutes Adviser on call Quick questions

* No appointment is needed

Keep track of deadlines: Select Academic Calendars at registrar.psu.edu