• Academic Advising

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    The Wilf Campus Advising Center provides guidance and information to students as they complete their degrees. The advisers aim to foster intellectual growth and to help students navigate the complexities of the dual curriculum. General advisers assist students as they transition to college, explore the general curriculum and identify personal interests and goals.

    Once students have declared a major, they also meet with faculty major advisers. Major advisers work with Yeshiva College students as they plan out the major and help them to identify extracurricular and professional opportunities that complement and build on their chosen fields of study. Sy Syms students who have declared a major meet with the Sy Syms senior adviser. Overall, our mission is to help students realize their full academic potential and to assist students as they achieve their academic and professional goals.

    ENGLISH EQUIVALENCY LETTER--For students applying to graduate programs which require verification that First Year Seminar (FYS) and First Year Seminar Honors (FYSH) courses are English-based composition courses.

    THE FIRST STEP--No matter which major you chose, click here for the basic requirements for all YC students.

    NEW ONLINE COURSE POLICY--Students may count a maximum of 4 online courses toward their undergraduate degrees. A maximum of two online courses may be applied toward the major and a maximum of two online courses may apply toward the general education requirements. Click here for the complete set of  guidelines.

    SCHEDULING GRID--When arranging your classes, use this handy grid to avoid overlapping courses.

    Upcoming Advising Events

    Spring 2016 Semester

    Thursday, March 3, 2016

    Declare Your Major Day
    1:00-4:00 PM
    Lobby, Furst Hall
    Unsure about your major? YC and Syms Advisors will be available to discuss your options.

    Wednesday, April 13, 2016
    Departmental Open House
    5:45-6:45 PM
    Furst Hall
    Department Chairs will be available to students on a "drop by" basis to discuss their majors. A complete list of room assignments for each major will be posted.

    Wednesday, May 4, 2016
    Student Majors Night
    5:45-6:45 PM
    Location: TBD
    Come hear students from YC and Syms speak about their majors.

    May 6-May 13, 2016
    Registration for Fall 2016 Semester


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