Preparation is Key

Maximize your appointment time with your advisor by preparing in advance.

Step 1: Read your academic requirements report in MyWSU

  • Sign into MyWSU with your WSU Network ID and password.
  • Select the Academic Advising tile.
  • Select the Academic Progress tab on the left-hand menu.
  • Select the My Academics tab from the selection of tabs at the top of the page and your academic requirements document will appear.

Step 2: Create a list of courses you are considering

  • Use your academic requirements report to identify requirements you still need to complete.
  • Review your 4-Year planning document for degree requirements you still need to complete.
  • Write down (list) the name and number of courses that meet your requirements.
  • Place courses you would like to take into your shopping cart. For more information on how to add courses to shopping cart, see MyWSU Resources

Step 3: Create a list of questions you would like to ask your advisor during your meeting.

Step 4: Check if you have any registration holds.

  • Sign into MyWSU with your WSU Network ID and password.
  • Select the Task tile.
  • Select Holds.
  • Review Hold Details and learn what types of hold you have and who to contact to get the holds released.