Every student is assigned an advisor. Declared students are assigned to a faculty advisor from their specific program, while undeclared and associate degree students are assigned to a professional advisor.
All students are encouraged to meet with their assigned advisor a minimum of one time each semester. It is important to discuss any and all changes to your course schedule or academic plans with your assigned advisor.
To find your advisor:
Go to my.unh.edu and log in
Select Student Records
Select View Major and Advisor
Select Current Term
You can find your advisor’s contact information by searching your advisor’s name in the UNH Manchester faculty/staff directory
Newly admitted first year and transfer students will meet with professional advisors at First Year Orientation or Transfer Advising Day. During this mandatory event, you will meet your advisor, learn about your degree requirements, review transfer credits, and register for courses. To learn more about this event and register, please visit the Accepted Students page.
New students will not be able to register for classes until they attend First Year Orientation or Transfer Advising Day session. Students who do not attend this event will be contacted in August regarding advising and registration for fall courses.
Professional Advisors work with undeclared and associate degree students but are an excellent resource for all students. Professional Advisors:
Faculty Advisors work with students who are declared in their specific degree program. Because faculty are experts in their field, they are a great resource for building your professional network. Faculty Advisors:
Contact Academic Advising if you:
Contact your Faculty Advisor if you want to:
All students are welcome to meet with Academic Advising. However, all students who have an assigned faculty advisor are strongly encouraged to meet with them during the course selection process and registration period.
To schedule with an Academic Advisor, please follow these steps:
Your Faculty Advisor will help you with course selection and to advise you on major options, concentrations and other questions related to your degree program. Not all faculty advisors use myWildcatSuccess to schedule their appointments, but you can check to see if your advisor is in the system following the steps below. Please note that you will need to know what department your major is in. See below for more information.
Applied Engineering & Sciences
Business, Politics & Security Studies:
Communication Arts & Science:
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