UH Hilo Academic Policies | Office of the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

Advising

Academic Policy 1-2009

Effective: August 1, 2009

Academic Advising is an important responsibility of all full-time faculty. Students without a declared major are advised by the Advising Center. Every student who has declared a major is assigned a faculty advisor in the major department. Each program determines its own procedures for advising majors including the distribution of the advising responsibilities among its faculty. Faculty are responsible for advising students regarding in their respective majors, including General Education.