Academic Advisement

New Student Advising

New Student Advising

Including High School graduates who previously completed Dual Enrollment

Continuing, Returning, or Transfer Student Advising

Know your program but don't know what classes to take?

Find the pathway map for your program to see what courses you need to take, in what semester, and in what order.

Nursing Students

Nursing students must attend a Nursing information Session prior to receiving individual advising. Contact the Nursing Department directly at for questions.

Connect with an Advisor

For students in Nursing, Fire Science, Music, Fashion Merchandising, or Veterans, Student-Athletes, and International Students please see Specialized Advising.

Schedule an Appointment

Advising Appointments are unavailable the week of September 26-30th in order to support FYE Education Planning Workshops.

Schedule an appointment with an Academic Advisor in your Field of Interest. For assistance in making appointments please view our How to Guide.

Chat with an Advisor

Live Chat with an advisor

  • Monday-Thursday
    8:00 am- 5:30 pm
  • Friday
    10:00am - 4:30pm

    * Nursing advisement is not available through chat. Please email instead.

Email the Advising Team

Need to connect with an advisor after hours? Send us an email.

Additional Resources

Change your Program/Major

Change your major before the next semester begins or it will be effective for the following semester.

Financial aid will only cover classes listed as required in the program listed in your Student Center.

Transfer Course Credits

Click on the button to see a Step by Step guide of how to transfer your credits from another institution to MCC.

Course Waiver/Override

Need an override because the system won't allow self-enrollment and you have met the pre-requisites? Click on the blue button and attach unofficial transcripts to get enrolled.

Specialized Advising and Support

Please note that there is special advising available for certain student populations and programs. Explore the lists below to see if any of them are a match for you.

What Can an Advisor Help Me With?

Advisors are available to help with a variety of areas to help you be successful as a Mesa Community College student.

Our expert academic advisors can assist you with:

  • Academic Advising Support - Create a success plan to improve your GPA, set goals, and learn about different campus support services
  • Apply for Graduation - Confirm all graduation requirements have been met
  • Consortium Agreements - Confirm course(s) taken will apply to your program of study
  • Create/Update Education Plan - Assistance with course selection
  • Degree Progress Check - Review what requirements need to be met in order to graduate
  • Explore and Select Major/Career Path - Help with picking a program or Field of Interest
  • Maximum Time Frame - Verify what courses need to be taken to fulfill program requirements when doing a Maximum Time Frame Appeal for financial aid
  • New Student Advising - New Students assigned to an Advisor will meet with an assigned advisor for the first time to create a personalized plan
  • University Transfer Options - Explore transfer options include MAPPS at ASU, TAPs at NAU, and the U of A Bridge program