Advisor Institute

The UNC Charlotte Advisor Institute is a professional development program open to all faculty and staff advisors and student support professionals.  The Institute strives to create and maintain a common culture of advising at UNC Charlotte.


Upcoming Events

Advisor Institute Professional Development Series

These professional development sessions are open to all advisors (faculty, staff, secondary, etc.) and student support professionals.  The sessions are designed to be participatory and collaborative, with opportunities for small-group and case study discussions.  Please check back soon for Fall 2017 session information! 
 
Transfer Intensive - Web Event and Discussion - New! 
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 
Room CHANGE - Halton Reading Room
Time 10:00 - 12:30 am 
To Register: Click Here
 
New Advisor Orientation (Required for all New Advisors since February 3, 2017)
Friday, September 8, 2017
Room Colvard 2006
Time 8:15 - 10:30 am 
To Register: Click Here 
 
Developing a Strong Working Knowledge of Academic Support Services (CORE Session) 
Friday, September 22, 2017
Room Colvard 2006
Time 9:00 - 10:30 am 
To Register: Click Here
 
Transfer Students & Transfer Credit (CORE Session) 
Friday, October 6, 2017
Room Colvard 2006
Time 9:00 - 10:30 am 
To Register: Click Here
 
Advising and Encouraging Readmitted Niners to Stake their Claim:
Working with Readmitted Students  - NEW!
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Room Colvard 2006
Time 1:00 - 2:30 pm 
To Register: Click Here
 
Implementing Academic and Career Coaching  - NEW!
Friday, December 8, 2017
Room Colvard 2006
Time 9:30 - 11:00 am 
To Register: Click Here
 
New Advisor Orientation (Required for all New Advisors since September 8, 2017)
Friday, February 2, 2017
Room TBA
Time TBA (morning)
 

Additional Campus Opportunities for Academic Advisors

The Advisor Institute recognizes that opportunities for professional development can often be found throughout campus by different offices or departments. Posted below are a small sampling that the Institute feels will continue to improve the education and scope of advising professionals on campus. Please note the events listed below are not hosted by the Advisor Institute and may require advance registration. Participation in these sessions will count toward your professional devlopment sessions for year but will require that the  Advisor Insitute Outside Program Evaluation be completed. These sessions would not count toward completion of the CORE requirements for new advisors. ‚Äč

 
Lateral Thinking Skills: Developing a New Breed of Leadership
Thursday, August 31, 2017, 9:00 - 10:00 am
Room: Colvard North 5092
Conducted By: UNC Charlotte's Learning and Organizational Development 
To Register: Click Here
 
Age of Learning: Adult Students at UNC Charlotte
Tuesday, October 3, 2017, 9:00 - 10:30 am
Room: Colvard North 5092
Conducted By: UNC Charlotte's Learning and Organizational Development 
To Register: Click Here
 
Ethics in the Workplace
Wednesday, October 10, 2017, 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Room: Colvard North 5092
Conducted By: UNC Charlotte's Learning and Organizational Development 
To Register: Click Here
 
Office of Legal Affairs Symposium - Wide Range of HE Legal Topics 
Thursday, October 26, 2017, time TBA
Room: Student Activities Center Salons
Conducted By: Legal Affairs 
To Register: TBA (will be posted in early October)
*Refreshments and Lunch will be provided 
 
Career Consultant Training Program
Monday, December 18, 2017, 8:30 - 12 noon
Conducted By: UNC Charlotte Career Center
To Register: Click Here
 
Leadership Essentials: Creating Your Own Leadership Development Plan
Online Program
Conducted By: UNC Charlotte's Learning and Organizational Development 
 

To register for Technology Trainings on CONNECT, EAB/SSC, etc., please go to Technology Training.


Tell us what you think

Do you have ideas for new Advisor Institute professional development sessions? Use our suggestion box to submit your proposal. 

We welcome your feedback and suggestions