At Linfield, academic advising is partnership. Faculty advisors partner with students to develop meaningful educational plans that relate to students' academic and life goals. Faculty advisors assist students in clarifying and achieving their academic goals in a holistic process, grounded in the students' interests, strengths, and aspirations.
Please refer to the New Student Orientation and Academic Advising Guide for all of the details regarding the New Student Orientation schedule and all of the details about registering for your first semester at Linfield. In particular, you’ll find expanded information about each of the checklist items below.
Complete the items on this checklist to prepare for your first semester at Linfield. You will receive more in-depth advising, long-term academic planning, and support from your Faculty and Peer Advisors when you arrive on campus. You can find a copy of this same information in your New Student Orientation and Academic Advising Guide that was mailed to you with your New Student Orientation packet.
Refer to the letters from your Peer or Faculty Advisor in your New Student Orientation packet that you will receive and contact them if you need assistance. Your Peer Advisor will be reaching out to you via phone or email to be sure you’re prepared to register. Be sure to regularly communicate with your Peer Advisor and check your Linfield email account to stay up to date with important information. Your Peer Advisor will be your best resources about all things Linfield, so don’t hesitate to contact them!