New Students, please attend a New Student Orientation, called Thunderbird Orientation and Registration session before making an appointment with an Academic Advisor.
Certain programs of study require specialized Academic Advising. Click Here for more information.
Options Available: In-Person, Telephone, & Video
Red Mountain Campus
Schedule an appointment with an Academic Advisor at RED MOUNTAIN.
Schedule an appointment with a Student Athlete Advisor.
For assistance in making appointments please view our Cranium Appointment User Guide.
|Fall & Spring Hours|
|Monday – Friday||
8:15am – 5:15pm
|Saturday and Sunday||Closed|
Email an Academic Advisor
Email your questions to an Academic Advisor and they will get back to you within 2-3 business days.
Chat is available for quick, 5-10 minute advising questions.
Chat is available:
- Monday-Thursday 8:00AM-1:00PM & 2:00PM-5:00PM
- Friday 10:00AM-1:00PM & 2pm-5pm.
When you see a green light below, an advisor is available.
To live chat on your computer, follow these directions below to get started:
- Use Chrome or Firefox for your browser
- Have your webcam ready (optional)
- Have your microphone or a headset with a mic ready
- When you see a green light below, just click on Chat With Me
When logging into Cranium Cafe please log in via Canvas with your MEID and Password at the bottom of the page.
All students new to college (with no prior or university credits) or new to the Maricopa County Community College District - will be required to meet with an Academic Advisor in order to register for classes for most programs of study. You can fulfill this requirement by attending a New Student Advising session at the Southern and Dobson campus, or meeting with an advisor individually at the Red Mountain campus. Visit the New Student Advising page for more information.