Jun 20, 2024  
Undergraduate Catalog 
Undergraduate Catalog

Academic Advising

All degree-seeking undergraduate students are required to meet with an academic advisor before registering for classes. Regular contact with an academic advisor is essential to student success.

Based on their major, students are advised either in one of three college advising centers or in academic departments.

New Freshmen

New freshmen are contacted by a professional advisor to set an advising appointment.

New Transfer Students and Other New Students

New transfer students, new degree-seeking post-baccalaureate students, and students returning to UA Little Rock after having not enrolled for two years are contacted by one of the college advising centers to be connected with an advisor.

Current Students

Continuing students taking classes for at least one semester can locate their advisor in BOSS.

  1. Visit blackboard.ualr.edu and log in with your NetID
  2. From Quick Links, choose “Access Your Records” to visit BOSS.
  3. Select the Student Services tab.
  4. Select “My Advisor” from the list.
  5. Select the current semester.
  6. View your advisor’s name and contact info.

More Information

For more information about advising, visit ualr.edu/advising and follow the path for your student status. Students interested in graduate studies in healthcare should contact their principal advisor. For resources on graduate admissions, test prep, etc., please visit this webpage: https://ualr.edu/cstem/advising/health-professions-resources/.

Majors Grouped by Colleges and Advising Center Contact Information

College of Business, Health, and Human Services 
Center for Student and Career Services

RBUS Suite 109C | 501-916-3009 |  https://ualr.edu/cbhhs/advising/


Business Analytics

Business Information Systems



International Business



Communication Sciences and Disorders

Criminal Justice

K-12 Health and Physical Education

Health Education and Promotion

Interpretation: American Sign Language/English


Social Work

College of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, and Education 
Student Success Center

Fine Arts Bldg. 256 | 501-916-6700 | chasse-advising@ualr.edu


Associate of Arts in General Studies




World Languages





Political Science



Applied Communication

Mass Communication

Professional and Technical Writing 

International Studies

Community Management and Development Legal Studies Interdisciplinary Studies

Education: Elementary, Middle, and Special Education

Donaghey College of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics 
Student Services

EIT Bldg. 117 | 501-916-3226 | cstem-advising@ualr.edu




Earth Science


Computer Science

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Information Science

Web Development and Design

Engineering Technology

Construction Management

Civil and Construction Engineering


Undecided Students and Choosing a Major

Students who are undecided about a major will be advised in the College of Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, and Education Student Success Center, which will help students align their interests, aptitudes, and goals with a major

Students who have already declared a major and would like to change to a different major should consult with their existing advisor about how to change majors.