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Advising at LCC

Academic Advising at LCC is important to your success! Our advisors will help you create your pathway to completion and answer any questions you have along the way. We offer three different types of advising to fit your schedule and meet you where you are.

Advising Appointments

Our advisors are available four days a week for full 30 minute advising appointments. Students who would like to discuss detailed or complex topics should schedule an appointment by calling 517-483-1904.

Advising Appointment Hours of Operation:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Sample topics covered in Advising Appointments are:

  • Long-term Planning
  • MAPs (Formerly EDPs)
  • Transfer Options
  • Career Advising
  • Health Careers
  • Nursing Sign-Offs
  • Undecided
  • New & Prospective Students
  • International Students
  • Athletic Related
  • HBCU Student Information
  • Academic Warnings

During this appointment, our advisors will work with you individually to guide you through your academic journey and answer any questions you have.

Drop-In Advising

The Center for Academic & Career Pathways will offer drop-in advising three times a week for students who need guidance on quick, general issues.

Drop-in advising sessions are 10-15 minutes and students are seen on a first-come, first-served basis.

 
Drop-In Advising Hours of Operation:

Tuesdays: 9:30 am - 11:30 am - Check-in by 11am to ensure that you will be seen
Wednesdays: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm - Check-in by 3:30pm to ensure that you will be seen
Thursdays: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm - Check-in by 3:30pm to ensure that you will be seen

Sample topics covered in Drop-In Advising Sessions are:

  • Curriculum Guide Info
  • MTA/Macrao Audits
  • One Semester Plans
  • Including questions regarding changes in placement levels
  • Waiver Process Information
  • Drop/Add Classes Discussion
  • Withdrawal Information
  • Questions on Pre-Requisites
  • Graduation Information
  • General Questions
  • Health Careers Programs
  • Tech Careers Programs

If you have additional needs, you can Chat Online with an Advisor during our online chat hours or call us at 517-483-1904 to schedule a full 30 minute appointment.

Please make sure to check-in for Drop-In Advising at least 30 minutes prior to the end of the Drop-In Session.

Online Advising

We offer secure Online Chat and eAdvising as options to work with Academic Advisors.

eAdvising is available to you 24 hours a day via email and you will receive a response from an Academic Advisor within 24-48 hours. To use eAdvising, simply send us an email to eadvising@lcc.edu or click here.

Advisors are available for Online Chat Monday and Tuesday to work with students who are on the go and would like an instant response to general advising questions or guidance through certain processes. Online chat is especially for those students who would normally take advantage of a drop-in appointment.

Chat advising is designed to be no more than 10-15 minutes.

Online Chat Hours of Operations:
Mondays: 9:30 am - 11:30 am & 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesdays: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm & 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Sample Topics for Online Chat Advising:

  • Clarification of college academic procedures and policies
  • General Education options
  • General degree requirements
  • Course prerequisite information
  • Referrals to other programs and services
  • Questions about transferring

Advising at West Campus

Dedicated advisors are now at West Campus full-time to work with all of our Tech Careers and Computer, Engineering/Manufacturing & Industrial Technology Career Community students!

Our West Campus advisors, Diane Petersen & Alandis Baker will be offering several opportunities for students to receive assistance including one-on-one appointments, drop-in advising, and workshops!

West Campus Advising Drop-In Hours:

Wednesdays - 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

West Campus Ask an Advisor

Ask an Advisor is your opportunity to stop in on the advisors for quick help on general topics and issues you might be facing. Look for the Ask an Advisor banner!

1st Monday of the Month: 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
2nd Tuesday of the Month: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
3rd Wednesday of the Month: 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
4th Thursday of the Month: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


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During offline hours, please feel free to send an email to eadvising@lcc.edu and you will receive a response within 48 hours.

Academic Advising Center at Lansing Communtity College

Academic & Career Advising
Gannon Building - StarZone
Phone: (517) 483-1999
Fax: (517) 483-1970
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