Archive for the ‘Advising’ Category
One of the biggest challenges in helping students who are at risk of academic failure is identifying them early enough in the term to make a difference. While there are many data points that can be used to predict a student’s success or failure, the most valuable is the insight offered by a caring instructor who has first-hand experience with the student. Find out how you can help with Academic Alerts.
Wouldn’t it be great if you had one place to go to see if students were on track, where you could view GPA information and what percentage of their coursework is complete and outstanding? Yes, we thought so, too! And, all of these features went live on the morning of March 17, 2014, just in […]
Degree progress report is a very useful resource for students to view their progress toward degree completion. Earlier, students had to either maneuver through the Degree Audit application or find their transcript, use the catalog or go online to their school’s webpage and match up requirements for this information. To access the degree progress report application: Sign-in to […]
Assign/Update Graduate Academic Advisor workflow is an online tool that allows the student/faculty/chair/GPC to initiate academic advisor assign/update requests for graduate students. Requests will be automatically processed once approved by chair/GPC and graduate school.You can view the application within myOleMiss by following the steps below: Students: Student tab => My Requests => Graduate Students Chair/GPC/Graduate […]
Over the past year, it has become clear that employees who supervise certain kinds of student programs need the same kind of access to student data that academic advisors have had for many years. Examples are employees who supervise developmental courses, student athlete advisors, and FASTrack counselors. Moreover, these staff members, as well as academic […]
During the next few weeks, the Office of Information Technology (IT) will be considering requests for new features in the advising interfaces within myOleMiss. We would like to hear ideas from current advisors on how to make the interfaces more useful. The last big round of changes came in Spring 2011, and almost all of […]
Several new features have been added to Advisor Tools within myOleMiss over the last six months, which, hopefully, will help make the advising process easier. This article highlights some of the new features as well as some older ones in a question / answer format. All of the links discussed here are reachable from Advisor […]