College of Liberal Arts

University of Mississippi

Freshman Advising in the College of Liberal Arts

In April 2011, the departments in the College voted on their preferred option for freshmen advising beginning in Fall 2012.

Option 1: Status quo of advising freshmen within the department – African American Studies, Art, Classics, History, International Studies, Music, Philosophy and Religion, Physics, and Public Policy Leadership

Option 2: Hybrid model with advising freshmen in Academic Support Center and formal department mentorship – Biology, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Economics, Mathematics, Modern Languages, and Political Science

Option 3: Advising freshmen in Academic Support Center – English, Psychology, Sociology and Anthropology, and Southern Studies