Cinema Studies Advising 

Whether you are a current undergraduate, prospective undergraduate, or post-baccalaureate student, the student services assistant director is your primary resource for guidance and information.

Current students should view the PDF iconCinema Studies Advising Syllabus for more information about how to prepare for and what documents to bring to your advising appointment. Plan to meet with the student services assistant director at least once per academic year to outline your academic and professional goals and help you stay/get back on track for degree completion in four years.

Drop-In versus Appointment Based Advising

Winter 2019 Drop-in Advising Hours:

Brief meetings (no longer than 10-15 minutes) on a first come, first serve basis that should be utilized for quick questions, forms to sign, looking over student identified degree plans, etc.  Students report to 201 McKenzie Hall (Department of Cinema Studies) for drop-in advising.

Week 5 (February 4 – 8):

  • No drop-in advising – Veratta is out of the office Tuesday, February 5th through Thursday, February 7th.

Week 6 (February 11 – 15):

  • Wednesday:  1:30 – 3:30 pm

  • Thursday:  2:30 – 4:30 pm 

Week 7 (February 18 – 22):

  • Wednesday:  1:30 – 3:30 pm

  • Thursday:  2:30 – 4:30 pm 

  • Friday:  2:00 – 4:00 pm (Special Drop-in Advising for Winter 2019 Course Withdrawl/Variable Credis and Grading Option Deadline by Sunday, February 24th)

Week 8 (February 11 – 15):

  • Wednesday:  1:30 – 3:30 pm

  • Thursday:  2:30 – 4:30 pm 

Appointment Based Advising:

30 minutes to an hour-long meeting for more in-depth academic and/or personal planning, academic reinstatements, creation of a graduation plan, etc. Students report to 321 McKenzie Hall (Veratta's office) for advising appointments.

Schedule an advising appointments through Calendly, and choose from up to two corresponding 30-minute appointment spots (as needed) that are compatible with your schedule. After you choose an appointment time, you will receive a confirmation, both from the Calendly app and also from Veratta with further details regarding your preparation for your appointment.

    Veratta Pegram-Floyd, Student Services Assistant Director