Academic Advising

CONTACTS

Academic advising is a critical component to your college experience. Advising is an interactive process between you and your Student Success Navigator/Advisor to ensure student success through proactive support and guidance during your time at LWTech. 

Summer/Fall 2020 Registration

  • Registration for Summer and Fall 2020 will open for continuing students on May 19.
  • Registration for Summer and Fall 2020 will open for new students on May 21.
  • ALL NEW students are REQUIRED to meet with an advisor prior to registering for their first quarter. We are offering advising appointments remotely using Zoom meeting or over the phone.
    • Please call us at (425) 739-8300 between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. OR
    • Email us at Advising@lwtech.edu to schedule an appointment.

Spring 2020 Drop-In Hours 

LWTech's Student Success Navigators are available to assist students remotely through Zoom Meeting for with academic advising during the hours listed below. Drop-in advising is best designed for questions that can be addressed in 15 minutes or less. 

If students need more than 15 minutes with an advisor, they should call Academic Advising at (425) 739-8300 or email Advising@lwtech.edu to schedule an appointment.

Advisors and Student Success Navigators Can Help You

  • Understand your math and English assessment results.
  • Plan your education at LWTech.
  • Register for your first quarter classes.
  • Work with you towards your academic and career goals by identifying strengths, weaknesses, and barriers that may hinder your ability to be successful.
  • Provide clarification about program requirements & academic planning, college policies, and procedures.
  • Connect with other services on campus that can help you be successful.
  • Explore transfer opportunities from LWTech.

Meeting With an Advisor

In order to see an advisor, students must have

Students with prior college credits, AP scores, CLEP, miliary transcripts, etc that they would like to transfer in to LWTech towards their program are encouraged to:

  • Send Official Transcripts at least 3 weeks in advance for evaluation.
  • Unofficial transcripts may be utilized for placement purposes.

Advising Appointments

All NEW students are REQUIRED to meet with an advisor prior to registering for their first quarter. New students are encouraged to schedule an advising appointment to allow for ample time to meet before accessing drop-in advising (15 minutes or less).

Typical appointments are for 30-60 minute sessions.

  • Educational planning
  • Registering for your first quarter of classes
  • Transcript evaluation
  • Competitive admission processes
  • Planning for transfer
  • And more!

Students are assigned an advisor by their program of study.

Drop-in Academic Advising

Prospective or current students will have the opportunity to speak with an Advisor without an appointment during drop-in hours. Drop-in hours are designed for questions that can be addressed in 15 minutes or less. If the question is complex, an appointment will be scheduled for another day.

You may also make an appointment with an Advisor

Spring 2020 Drop-In Hours 

LWTech's Student Success Navigators are available to assist students remotely through Zoom Meeting for with academic advising during the hours listed below. Drop-in advising is best designed for questions that can be addressed in 15 minutes or less. 

If students need more than 15 minutes with an advisor, they should call Academic Advising at (425) 739-8300 or email Advising@lwtech.edu to schedule an appointment.

Getting Started With Academic Advising

Learn More About Academic Advising