Graduate Academic Advising

Advisers are available to provide individual academic advising services to students in College of Business Administration (CBA) graduate programs. Our advisers provide:

  • Explanations of degree requirements
  • Assistance with academic planning and course scheduling
  • Answers to questions about university and college policies and procedures

Graduate School Bulletin. To help ensure you are reaching your goals, we recommend contacting an adviser at least once each semester by scheduling an advising appointment, calling, or sending an e-mail. Evening advising appointments are available during the fall and spring semesters. If you have questions or need other assistance in preparing a schedule for the next semester, contact an adviser early.

Policies and Forms

Below you will find information about university policies and guidelines that will assist you during your graduate career in the CBA. You will also find forms that are required for a variety of requests, including course waiver petitions, program or status changes and registration.

University Policies Governing Graduate Students. This document provides a summary of The University of Akron policies which govern graduate students.

Use the appropriate forms below to submit requests for course waivers, status and program changes, registration, and so on. Forms that relate to program or status changes may be submitted at any time.

If you have any additional questions, please feel free to the Graduate Programs office at (330) 972-7043 or e-mail an adviser.