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Pre-Advising Form Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: What is Pre-Advising?
A:
Pre-Advising form is a tool created specifically for business students in order to save time, engage students in their degree program, and allow interaction with academic advisors electronically.

Q: Why is Pre-Advisng Form required?
A:
In addition to getting the advisor hold lifted, completing the Pre-Advising Form will allow students the opportunity to schedule an appointment and meet face to face with an academic advisor during peak advising times.

Q: Who can use Pre-Advising?
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All business students, sophomores through seniors, are able to use the Pre-Advising Form except those students who are on academic suspension or dismissal.

Q: How do I know my Pre-Advising Form was received?
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Once submitted, the student will receive an automated email to their Ole Miss email account showing what classes were submitted.

Q: How will I know if my schedule is approved?
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The student will receive an email once their submission has been approved. This approval email will complete the advising for that term.

Q: Who will be approving my Pre-Advising Form?
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Academic Advisors in the School of Business Administration Undergraduate Service office will review and approve all Pre-Advising Form submissions.

Q: How do I know what courses are being offered?
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To see course availability, go to http://my.olemiss.edu and click on Course Schedule. Select the semester and type in the course(s) or search by department.

Q: Will I be registered in my classes if I use Pre-Advising Form?
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No. All students must register for classes through their personalized myolemiss portal located at my.olemiss.edu under Course Registration after all holds are cleared, and their registration window has opened.