Academic Advising

Advising Office

2620 Howe Hall
Phone: 515-294-4932
How to Schedule an Appointment

Mission Statement

Mechanical Engineering’s professional advisers are:

  • Interested in the academic, personal, and professional development of their advisees
  • Knowledgeable about University, College, and departmental policies and procedures
  • Advocates for their advisees, the department, the College, and the University

Our Academic Advisers will help you with:

  • Navigating university, college, and departmental systems
  • Identifying university resources
  • Understanding program requirements
  • Planning your courses
  • Finding solutions to academic problems
  • Making academic decisions
  • Course registration
  • Personal concerns
  • Transferring courses from other institutions

Our Academic Advisers encourage their advisees to:

  • Be serious about their studies and learning
  • Be responsible and accountable for their decisions and actions
  • Be knowledgeable about Iowa State policies and procedures and the graduation requirements for the Mechanical Engineering program
  • Be conscientious about integrating degree requirements with out-of-class, leadership, and career opportunities