Advisor Tools

Advising Resources for Academic Advisors

As an academic advisor, you have an incredibly important role helping students connect with the college, navigate the maze of academic requirements, and ultimately see the path to graduation. Academic advising is a collaborative relationship between the student and the advisor. Fredonia provides many resources to facilitate this relations.


These handouts are great information for advisors looking to be more prepared for their advising sessions, make their caseload more manageable, and build lasting relationships with their advisees.

Academic Advising Checklist for Students

Academic Advising Notes Sheet

Academic Probation Appointment Notes Sheet

Advising Syllabus Template

Top 10 Questions to ask an Advisee


These are activities and handouts for your advisees to help them prepare for your advising appointment. You can work on them together or send them home with the student as food for thought.

10 Reasons Students Should Know Their Advisor

What Skills do I Have?

What am I Interested in?

What do I Value as Important?

Academic Advising Services

4th Floor - Reed Library
State University of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 673-3188