Transfer Services

Finding an Academic Advisor


Newly admitted students to the University of Missouri - St. Louis are required to meet with an academic advisor to be able to register for classes. As well, students should meet on a regular basis with their advisor to make sure the course work they pursue is the best choice toward graduation and academic success. An academic advisor can tell you about the specific requirements for your degree, how your credit has transferred to the University, how all of your completed credit fits into your degree program, and can help you formulate future class schedules to get on the track towards graduation.

Undergraduate Students should contact the following Academic Advising offices for information on the academic areas listed:

The College of Arts & Sciences/Fine Arts & Communications Academic Advising Office: (314) 516-5501

  • Anthropology
  • Biochemistry & Biotechnology
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Criminology & Criminal Justice
  • Economics
  • English
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Modern Foreign Languages
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Undeclared Students
  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Communication
  • Media Studies
  • Music
  • Music Education
  • Studio Art
  • Theatre & Dance
  • Pre-Dentistry
  • Pre-Law
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Pre-Optometry
  • Pre-Pharmacy
  • Pre-Veterinary

The School of Social Work: (314) 516-6385

The College of Business: (314) 516-5888

The College of Education Office of Teacher Certification and Advising: (314) 516-5937

The College of Nursing: (314) 516-6066

The UMSL/Washington University Joint Engineering Program: (314) 516-6800

The Pierre Laclede Honors College: (314) 516-5243