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First-Year Orientation & Academic Advisingcompass

The Academic Advising Center supports undecided/exploring students and preprofessional students in identifying pathways for academic exploration, in developing a plan for their first semester, and navigating their personal journey of learning at the university.

We are excited to meet with you as you explore majors and pursue preprofessional programs at the U!

After completing Virtual Orientation through Canvas, follow the steps outlined below to start your journey at the University of Utah and register for your first semester classes!

 

STEP 1: EXPLORE YOUR INTERESTS

Join one of our interactive Major Exploration sessions or watch the pre-recorded presentation. In either session, you will identify ways to explore majors and get started designing your degree in your first semester.

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EXPLORE PREHEALTH OR PRELAW

Learn more about preprofessional paths through attending an info session. These sessions will cover the basics of how to be competitive applicants and how to get started as a new student!

STEP 2: MEET WITH AN ADVISOR

Video: How to Book an Appointment

 

STEP 3: REGISTER FOR CLASSES

Following your academic advising appointment, register for classes. Use the below "how-to" guides and resources to finalize your class schedules.

NEW STUDENT RESOURCES

Below are resources that will be helpful in determining what classes to take, how to register for classes, and ways to navigate the University of Utah.

 

 

Last Updated: 8/12/20