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2017 – 2018 LWTech Student Handbook
Student Development Services
Academic Advising Services West Building, W207
(425) 739-8300
Academic Advising staff help students make academic decisions related to program choice, registration requirements and success strategies while enrolled at LWTech. Students are encouraged to see an adviser regarding the following:
New Student Advising
• Academic planning (completed before or during the first quarter) • Health Science pre-requisite advising
• Registration process; entry codes for academic courses
• Interpretation of placement assessment results
• General information about programs and classes • Transferring to another college or university
• Student grievance and due process
• Study skills
• Standards of Academic Progress
• Referral to other campus resources
• Advising services for international students are provided by the International Programs staff.
New Student Orientation
This mandatory session for all new students will explain:
• How to begin classes at LWTech
• Services that will help you succeed in college
• How to choose and register for classes
• How to access online services
Program Faculty as an Advisor
After students are enrolled in a technical program, the assigned faculty adviser will assist them with academic advising, quarterly registration and academic planning.
Transferring to Other Colleges
Students planning to transfer to another college or university should contact the other school regarding transfer student admission requirements. Many LWTech credit courses transfer to community and technical colleges or four-year universities, but exceptions do occur. For assistance with transferring to another college or university, contact academic advising services.
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