Academic Advising

University Academic Advising Committee

Updated Charge- August 2019 

The University Academic Advising Committee serves as a voice for Academic Advisers to the university community including the Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost and relevant university committees and offices, on issues related to the student academic experience and the needs of academic advisers. The Committee includes both faculty and professional advisers. The Committee achieves its mission through the following committee charge.

UAAC Committee Charge

  • Promote collaboration, learning and sharing of advising best practices across campus
  • Provide and promote professional development opportunities for advisers
  • Represent the concerns and issues of academic advising to administration and others as appropriate 
  • Conduct institutional assessments of advising including both adviser and student input

Activity: 
The University Academic Advising Committee meets once a month throughout the academic year. Meetings are open to all advisers at ISU. 

Chair: Co-chairs will be appointed by the Provost’s Office. One faculty and one staff adviser will serve for a staggered two-year term. 

Members:  Committee members will be appointed by their respective college or academic unit and will serve a one-year term. Reappointment to this committee is possible. Committee members represent the following areas:

  • Academic Intervention (1)
  • Academic Success Center (1)
  • Admissions (1)
  • At-large Chairperson (2)
  • Athletic Academic Services (1)
  • Campus Visits and Orientation (1)
  • College - Agriculture and Life Sciences (1)
  • College - Ivy College of Business (1)
  • College - Design (1)
  • College - Engineering (1)
  • College - Human Sciences (1)
  • College - Liberal Arts and Sciences (1)
  • College - Veterinary Medicine (1)
  • Department of Residence (1)
  • First Friday Advisor Exchange (1)
  • International Students and Scholars (1)
  • Multicultural Student Affairs (MSA) (1)
  • Office of the Registrar (1)
  • Senior Vice President and Provost Office (1)
  • Student Counseling Service (1)