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We develop and maintain a strong advising network for our students. It reaches out to support them before their first day of class, orientation advising and it continues as we help them identify, pursue, and achieve their educational goals. In some cases, continues after graduation, as advisors respond to requests for letters of recommendation to help launch budding careers and/or graduate work.
If the heart of the advising program at Humboldt is the relationship between a student and their official advisor, it is our duty as advisors to work diligently on our professional development in order to help students explore, clarify and succeed in achieving their academic goals. We have a network of campus resources that supplement our relationship with our students and the development of our advisors, faculty and staff.
While advising during Covid-19 presents additional challenges, advisors can assure students that Humboldt cares and wants to see them succeed and move forward with planning their spring semester. Below are some resources to help you navigate these conversations.
Many students are encountering similar things, but they think they are alone in their experience. In addition to regular topics of advising conversations, ask students about their current reality to help to normalize the situation for them: