Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Are you an incoming Freshman and undecided in what you would like to major in? Attend the UExplore Welcome Social and Major EXPO this Fall

Fall is here! If you are an incoming Freshman, mark your calendars for the UExplore Welcome Social on September 2 from 1-3 PM in Tanner Plaza (located between the Union Building and the Student Services Building). Come meet your University College advisor, enjoy live music, and waffles from Bruges Waffle Truck. Also, get to know some of your fellow exploring students.

Major EXPO

Are you feeling unsure in what you would like to major in at the University of Utah? Attend the University College’s Major Exploration EXPO on September 24, 2014 from 10am – 2pm in the Union Ballroom. Learn about the tremendous opportunities available to U of U students and prospective students. Interact with advisors from the College of Architecture and Planning, School of Business, College of Education, College of Engineering, College of Fine Arts, College of Health, College of Humanities, College of Mines and Earth Sciences, College of Science, College of Social and Behavioral Science, College of Social Work, Undergraduate Studies, University College Advising, and other departments on campus. Talk with specific departmental advisors for majors you may be interested in and learn more about the different majors that are offered at the U of U.

For more information about the Major Exploration Center, visit our website at Learn about different majors, minors, certificate programs, and career resources that the U offers. Also, learn about upcoming events and set up an appointment to meet with a Major Exploration advisor.  

Friday, August 15, 2014


Fall semester is upon us! As you start thinking about preparing for fall semester, don’t forget to put meeting with your academic advisor on your checklist. If you have declared a major, meet with your departmental advisor. If you are an undecided student, meet with an advisor in University College. Our office includes preprofessional advising, the major exploration center, general advising, the transfer center, academic success advising, and works with returning to the U students. If you have questions regarding general education and bachelors degree requirements, what major is the best fit for you, transfer credits, your academic standing, or general questions regarding U policies and procedures schedule an appointment with an advisor in University College.

Walk-in Appointments

Please note that University College advisors are doing walk-in appointments on Thursday August 21 through Friday August 29. Stop by SSB 450 from 9am – 4pm on any of these days to meet with an academic advisor.

Scheduling an Appointment 

To schedule an advising appointment go to or call 801-581-8146.

To schedule and advising appointment with our pre-professional advisors go to or call 801-581-5744.

We wish you the best of luck in starting your semester!