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Three Things in Academic Advising This Week

 'Three Things in Academic Advising This Week' includes a short weekly video and this webpage that highlights policies, upcoming events, technology updates, and other important updates relevant to academic advising. 

Three Things in Advising: November 18 - 24, 2019

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GPA & Grade Forgiveness Calculation Workshop

Please join us on Thursday, December 12, 12:00 - 1:00 PM, for a workshop where advisors will be given the opportunity to work through case studies on calculating GPA and calculating GPA for grade forgiveness. Advisors will practice GPA calculations by hand and using the GPA calculation tool provided to advisors who complete training.

The event will be held in Close Hipp 584, and is open to all faculty and professional staff academic advisors. Register now!

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Spring 2020 Tuition and Fees Deadlines  

The spring 2020 tuition and fees mail-in deadline is December 13, 2019, and the final deadline is January 8, 2020 by 5:00 p.m.

Being unaware of financial dates and deadlines can result in:

- Being dropped from courses for non-payment
- Owing for courses dropped outside of the 100% refund period for particular parts of the term
- Registration holds

Please have students visit Financial Aid and/or Bursar’s Offices if they have additional financial questions. Both offices are located at 1244 Blossom Street.

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Fall Semester Wrap-Up: Dates

The Fall 2019 Semester is coming to a close, so please note these important end-of-semester dates:
Last Day of Classes: Dec. 6, Friday
Reading Day: Dec. 7, Saturday
Final Examinations (includes exams on Saturday): Dec. 9 – 16, Monday - Monday
Commencement Exercises in Columbia: Dec. 16, Monday


 

Past Weekly Updates: 

1. How to Register for Courses Videos for Students

2. Transfer Student Series Workshop

3. Recognizing and Responding to Students in Distress

 Watch Three Things Weekly video from November 11th.

1. General Registration: November 18

2. List of New Classes Added

3. Training: Academic Probation and Suspension

Watch Three Things Weekly video from November 4th.

1. Appointment Campaigns

2. Watch Lists: Did you know?

3. Grade Forgiveness

Watch Three Things Weekly video from October 28th.

1. NACADA National Conference Takeaways

2. Withdraw/Fail Deadline: November 6

3. Priority Registration: November 11

Watch Three Things Weekly video from October 21st.

1. Part Three: Transfer Student Series

2. Registration Troubleshooting

3. Self Service – Student Profile Links

Watch Three Things Weekly video from October 14th.

1. GPA Calculations and Grade Forgiveness

2. Faculty/Student Mentorship

3. Tech Tip: EAB Navigate Calendar Sync

Watch Three Things Weekly video from October 7th.

1. Part Two: Transfer Student Series

2. Second-Half Term Courses

3. Financial Consequences of Academic Decisions

Watch Three Things Weekly video from September 30th.

1. Request to Participate in Commencement Early/Late Deadline

2. Part One: Transfer Student Series

3. Office of Undergraduate Research Fall 2019 Workshops

Watch Three Things Weekly video from September 23rd.

1. My UofSC Experience for Advisors

2. Major Change Deadlines: October 1

3. Hardship Withdrawal

Watch Three Things Weekly video from September 16th.

1. Reporting Incidents of Concern: Information Advisors Need to Know

2. Spring 2020 Class Schedule Viewable in Self Service

3. Mutual Expectations Luncheon

Watch Three Things Weekly video from September 9th.

1. Major Change Process and Deadlines

2. Lunch & Learn - Greek Life at UofSC: Academic Profile & Reporting Concerns

3. Graduation Application Deadline

Watch Three Things Weekly video from September 2nd.

1. Academic Advising Roundtable: August 30

2. Application for Graduation with Leadership Distinction

3. Setting Up Appointment Availability in Navigate

Watch Three Things Weekly video from August 26th.

1. Resources for Students

2. Self Service Videos for Advisors

3. Curriculum Changes and the Add/Drop Deadline

Watch Three Things Weekly video from August 19th.


 


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