We want to make sure that you have all of your important questions answered prior to starting classes. As academic advisors, we can answer most questions about majors, GPA, transfer credit, policies, procedures, dates, deadlines, graduation, and more. We can also refer you to other offices if we don’t know the answer!
If it is after business hours or on the weekend, you may find that Ask Libby is a good resource for basic advising questions. During business hours, we highly recommend that you contact an academic advisor with any questions.
The University of Texas at Austin provides a large amount information on its various Web sites, but there are many times when you should talk with an advisor. Please do not hesitate to contact an advisor if you have a question and you do not know where to find the answer. To recap the different types of advisors that you might encounter during your time at UT, see below:
The Student Division of Liberal Arts is located in GEB (Gebauer) 2.200 and the phone number is 512-471-4271. Dean's Office advisors (aka Student Division advisors) see students who are
Students who have a major see departmental advisors. Departmental advisors see students who are