Academic advising at ʿⱦapp is the key to your success.  Our advisors help you determine your interests, explore career options, set academic goals, select courses, answer questions about your program of study, and ensure you’re ready for registration.

Academic Advising Hours

Important: Follow the Enrollment Steps prior to meeting with an advisor. Appointments and walk-in advising assistance are available daily.

Main Campus and Orange County Campus (OCC)

Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Note: Advising Services will be closed on August 6, 2024 for professional development. Please check the Academic Calendar for additional college closures that may affect advising hours. 

Students in High School or Dual Enrollment 

Career and College Promise (CCP) students should follow the CCP enrollment process and contact their appropriate College Liaison or email if they have questions.

Current Students

All students enrolled in a degree, diploma, or certificate program are assigned to a Program Advisor. You can find the name of your assigned academic advisor in under Student Planning → Go to Plan & Schedule → Advising. If no name is listed, please contact Advising Services.

Contact your advisor as soon as possible; if they do not respond within three (3) business days, you may forward the email message you sent to your advisor with a message requesting assistance to, and you will be connected to an advisor who will help you.

Visiting Students should contact Advising Services for assistance.


New Students

Academic Advisors are ready to assist you in-person, online, or through email.

Late Advising Appointments

Late advising refers to the period of time shortly before the beginning of a new semester where admitted students can meet with an advisor for course planning and registration.

Late Advising Virtual Appointments are intended for students who are unable to visit campus for walk-in assistance. Late Advising Orange County Campus Appointments are intended for students in Orange County or taking courses on the OCC campus. Appointment slots are limited and offered on a first come, first served basis.

Last Name Begins withAcademic Advisor
Make an Appointment
A – C
Veteran Students
Demitrius Bullock
919-536-7200, ext. 1125
D – HLori Heiger
919-536-7200, ext. 1128
I – MCarlton Koonce
919-536-7200, ext. 1815
N – RMichelle Lamb
919-536-7200, ext. 1106
S – VKelvin West
919-536-7200, ext. 1100
W – ZHeather Nickel
919-536-7200, ext. 1807
Orange County studentsEliza Murphy
919-536-7200, ext. 4227