Appointments are available on same day only. If no appointments are available, please check back the morning of the next business day or use chat or email options.

New Students contact New Student Chat.

If you need registration assistance please connect with Enrollment Services Chat.

All advising services remain virtual.

Academic Advisement

New Student Advising

New Student AdvisingNew students receive advising through the Thunderbird Orientation and Registration experience. Click on the button for more information on how to register.

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 contact the Nursing Department directly at nursing.advising@mesacc.edu.

Advising 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.

For assistance in making appointments please view our Make an appointment guide.

Connect with an Advisor

Email an Advisor

Email your questions to an Academic Advisor and they will get back to you within 1 week.

Chat with an Advisor


Due to peak, your wait time will be higher than usual.

Chat is available for quick, 5-10 minute advising questions. Available:

Monday-Thursday 8:00am-5:30pm

Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm

Meet with an Advisor


Appointments are only available on the same day. If no appointments are available, please check back the morning of the next business day.

Schedule a virtual appointment with an Academic Advisor by your Field of Interest.

Additional Resources

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