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College of Business

Preparing for Appointments

How to make an appointment with your Academic Advisor:

Every student in the College of Business is assigned an academic advisor

  • You can view your academic advisor in MyCWU.

If you are an Ellensburg student:

  • To make an appointment, please reach out to the CBAdvising center at 509.963.2930
  • There are two types of appointments you can make, Full Appointments and Same-Day Appointments.
    • Full Appointments are 25-minute time slots and must be scheduled at least a day in advance. Topics can include:
      • Academic Jeopardy Holds
      • Academic Difficulties
      • Graduation Planning
      • Study Abroad
      • ROTC 104-R
      • GPA concerns
    • Same-Day Appointments (SDAs) are 10 –15-minute time slots that can only be scheduled the day of. Please call at 8 AM on the day you would like to schedule an appointment. Topics include:
      • Advising Holds: 45 credit, 90 credit, Basic Skills
      • Changing class schedule
      • Classes for coming quarter
      • Withdrawals
      • Petitions

If you are a Des Moines or Pierce student:

  • To schedule an appointment, please call 509.963.3801 to schedule or inquire about walk in times.

If you are a Lynnwood student:

  • To schedule an appointment, please reach out to (425) 640-1574. You can also learn about available walk-in times by calling this number as well.

If you are a Online student:

  • To schedule an appointment, please reach out to 509.963.2930 for an appointment.

Preparing for an Appointment:

  • For graduation planning appointment, please review the attached homework before meeting with your advisor.
  • When you make an appointment, please write it down in your planner or calendar. You should receive a reminder phone call the day before (or the Friday before a Monday) your appointment from our Front Desk. However, it is first and foremost your responsibility as a student to be aware of your appointment time.
  • If you need to change your appointment time, or realized that you will be unable to make the appointment, please call to reschedule.


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