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Advising Syllabus

To download the 2013 Parent Advising Syllabus, please click here (pdf).

Recurring Term Deadlines
Friday Week 1 - Last day to add/drop a course
Week 5 - Midterm grades released. Students notified of low grades (D or below)
Friday, Week 7 - Last Day to withdraw from a course
Week 9 - Registration opens for next term
Weeks 10 & 11 - Last week of Classes

Your First Year at a Glance


Prior to Week 1 
  • Encourage your student to double check fall term schedule and work with advisor if questions arise.
(Sept – Dec) 
Week 5
  Week 7
  • Co-op cycles assigned by SCDC.
  Prior to Week 1
  • Students should be checking their grades and academic standing prior to returning for Winter Term.
  • Students should check their winter schedule for changes.
(Jan - March)
Week 7
  • Refer to UAC registration website for information on web registration process and your plan of study. 
  Weeks 8 & 9
  • Students should begin to meet with their academic advisor to begin discussing long-term academic planning.
  Prior to Week 1
  • Students should review their winter term grades.
  • Encourage your student to review their spring schedule.
(April - June)
Weeks 2 - 4
  • Students should review their plan of study and explore short- and long-term options with advisor.
  • Students should review scholarship requirements and contact Drexel Central with questions.
  Weeks 9 & 10
  • Recommended that “Still Deciding” students declare a major.
  • All scholarships reviewed by Drexel Central.

Recommended Advising Resources
UAC website
Tutoring Resources
College of Engineering Departments and Programs
Undergraduate Course Catalog - Follow the catalog for your entering academic year.
University Policies
Drexel Central Academic Resources


Drexel Engineering Undergraduate Advising Center University Crossings, Room 155 | (215) 895-2211 |