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Academic Advising Center

The mission of the Academic Advising Center is to provide the best possible advisement for students to achieve their academic, career, and personal goals.

  1.  General Info    
  2.  Transfer Days - Caldwell  
  3.  Transfer Days - Watauga 
  4.  FAQs  

Advisor with studentBenefits

  • Convenient advisor location
  • Accurate student record keeping
  • Complete semester schedule planning
  • Quick and easy registration
  • Advisement on transfer information
  • Ease of adding and/or dropping classes

Advising Services Offered

All Students

  • Placement test score interpretation
  • Determination, location, and availability of support services
  • Assistance with selection of programs of study

College Transfer Students

  • Assisting with selection of majors or pre-majors, development of individual education plans, schedule planning, and registration including drop/add
  • Providing up-to-date record keeping for individual students
  • Scheduling appointments for college transfer students and faculty
  • Advising students transitioning from CCC&TI to other colleges and universities

High School & High School Equivalency® Students

  • Advisement for Career & College Promise students
  • Assistance with transition from high school programs to CCC&TI admission
  • Assistance with college program selection and registration

Hours & Location

The Academic Advising Center is located on the First Floor of F-building (Forlines Building)

Operating Hours
Monday - Thursday   8am - 7pm
Friday 8am - 5pm

College Transfer Days - Caldwell Campus

Becoming familiar with senior institutions to which you may likely transfer is made easier by stopping by the Academic Advising Center on either campus during one of the below dates to visit with an admissions representative from several colleges and universities. Plan early!

DATE College or University TIME ROOM
11/4/2014 JumpStart Appalachian 8:30 am - 10 am E-120
11/10/2014 Lenoir-Rhyne University 10 am - 12 noon Library
11/13/2014 Gardner-Webb University 10 am - 12 noon Library
11/13/2014 Lees-McRae College 9 am - 12 noon Student Lounge Hallway
11/13/2014 Western Carolina University 9 am - 12 noon Student Lounge Hallway
11/17/2014 JumpStart Appalachian 9 am - 11 am Library
11/20/2014 Montreat College 10 am - 1 pm Library
12/2/2014 Lenoir-Rhyne University 10 am - 12 noon Student Lounge Hallway
12/2/2014 JumpStart Appalachian 9 am - 11 am Student Lounge Hallway
12/11/2014 Montreat College 10 am - 1 pm Student Lounge Hallway
12/11/2014 Gardner-Webb University 10 am - 12 noon Student Lounge Hallway

College Transfer Days - Watauga Campus

Becoming familiar with senior institutions to which you may likely transfer is made easier by stopping by the Academic Advising Center on either campus during one of the below dates to visit with an admissions representative from several colleges and universities. Plan early!
DATE College or University TIME ROOM
11/5/2014 Appalachian 9 am- 11 am W 372
11/12/2014 Western Carolina University 10 am - 1 pm W 372
11/12/2014 Lees-McRae College 10 am - 1 pm W 372
11/19/2014 Appalachian 9 am- 11 am W 372
12/3/2014 Appalachian 9 am- 11 am W 372

Frequently Asked Questions About the Academic Advising Center

When do I need to make an appointment for academic advising services?

  • Scheduled appointments are not required for academic advising but are highly recommended. Please call 828-726-2746 to schedule your appointment
  • A scheduled appointment is required for all transition advisement for high school and high school equivalency students. Please call 828-759-4674 to schedule your appointment

When do I need to contact the Academic Advising Center (ACC)?

College transfer students can contact the AAC any time for assistance with:
  • Academic advisement
  • Directions to support services
  • Transition Advisement

How do I register?

New and Returning College Transfer Students
  • Set up an appointment with the AAC
  • Plan your schedule with an advisor
  • Register classes with an advisor
Currently Enrolled College Transfer Students
  • Set up an appointment with the AAC
  • Plan your schedule with an advisor
  • Register classes with an advisor or with Student Services personnel or by registering on-line
Students unable to make appointments will need to register during regular registration.

What do I need to do if I need to drop/add classes the first two days of the semester?

College transfer students will need to go to the Academic Advising Center for assistance. Hours will be posted each semester.

Is my personal information protected?

All appointments are strictly confidential. No academic or personal information is shared about a student without written consent from the student.