Your Advising Team is here for you! Advising Teams help you map out the best route to graduation, four-year colleges and careers, by combining the knowledge of professional advisors with the expertise of faculty and the experience of peers.
LaGuardia's faculty and staff advisors are partners with you and enable you to define your own success.You are in control of your academic success and we want you to take an active role in advisement.
What to Expect from Advising Teams:
Advising Teams consist of Professional, Faculty and Peer Advisors, First Year Seminar Faculty and staff members from a variety of College offices and departments. Advising occurs one-on-one, both in-person and electronically, as well as in groups through New Student Advising and Registration (NSAR), First Year Seminar and at Advising events. Choose your major to meet your Advising Team:
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Math Lab - Room MB-44
Writing Center - Room B-200
SGA Study Hall - Room M-159
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CCPD - Room B-114
Student Financial Services - Room C-109
Bursar - Room C-110
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Student Financial Services is committed to removing financial barriers by ensuring that all eligible students receive aid in a timely manner, in accordance with federal, state, and CUNY policies and regulations. Professional Financial Aid Advisors are available to assist students in successfully financing the cost of their education. Over fifty percent of LaGuardia students are awarded approximately $50 million in Federal, State and institutional grants annually.
Visit the CUNY Financial Aid website to learn more about applying for financial aid, and contact Student Financial Services at LaGuardia at 718-482-7218.
Registration Lab - Room B-218
Financial Aid Office - Room C-109
Bursar Office - Room C-110
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Room B-215Contact: (718) 482-5185Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Create your Own Club First, meet with the coordinator of Campus Life to discuss your purpose and plan for the club. To bring your idea to life, you need at least 25 signatures and approval from Campus Life and the Student Government Association.
Build your Resume By getting involved around campus, you will meet people, build connections and discover new interests. You can build your resume for job applications by partaking in community service, entering competitions and enrolling in honors classes.
Leadership Skills Build your resume, network, gain professional experience, learn interview skills, practice public speaking, and acquire the skills necessary to succeed in your academic and professional career.
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Consultation with your Advising Team is strongly recommended prior to completing and submitting the forms listed below.
There are two mechanisms for students to drop courses: Drop and Official Withdrawal. During the change of program period, students must log in to CUNYfirst to drop a course or courses. The course will not appear on the student’s transcript. You may however be responsible for part of the tuition cost, depending on how long you attended and were registered for class. If you need to withdraw from a course or the college after change of program (that is, your major), you must go to CUNYfirst. If you withdraw during the official withdrawal period, you will receive a “W” as a grade and will be responsible for all tuition charges. Instructions and student guides are available on: http://www.laguardia.edu/CUNYfirst/Student-Guides/
Students who wish to change their major must file the appropriate form. Changing your major is an important decision and should be discussed with your Advising Team prior to making any changes. The procedure to change your major is as follows:
1. Download the Change of (Major) Curriculum or Concentration Form
2. Complete the form with proper Major Codes and get appropriate signatures, if necessary.
3. After you have obtained the proper signatures, return this form to the Enrollment Service Center in room C 107
Ombuds Office/ Student Advocate's Office
Tuition Information/ Bursar