The Liberal Arts Advising Center Staff Welcomes You!

At the Advising Center, our goal is to help you become a successful student and graduate on time.  We offer individual advising sessions to current students to answer your questions about Liberal Arts majors and minors, course selection, graduation, and much more.

Online scheduling is now available. Click the red button to schedule an advising appointment! (Appointments must be attended in person)

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***Liberal Arts Announcements***

Transfer students, please take note: "To be eligible for graduation with honors a student seeking a baccalaureate degree must have completed a minimum of 54 semester credit hours preceding graduation at Texas State."  --Texas State Undergraduate Catalog, 2014-2016 p. 9-10

Policy regarding "no show" appointments

*We have 3x no-show walk-in days every 3rd Monday of the month only for 3x no-show students. Please call the center if you need more information.*


On the following dates the Liberal Arts Advising Center will be available for walk-ins on a first come, first serve basis from 8:30 am until 3:00 pm.  

Summer 2016
Friday, June 3rd
Friday, July 8th

Fall 2016
Wednesday, August 24th
Thursday, August 25th
Monday, August 29th
Tuesday, August 30th
Thursday, October 6th
Friday, October 7th
Monday, October 10th
Tuesday, October 11th
Friday, October 14th
Thursday, October 20th
Wednesday, October 26th
Tuesday, November 1st

Spring 2016
Important dates to remember
January 18 MLK holiday; classes do not meet
January 19 First day of classes
January 27 Late schedule changes end (4:45 PM)
February 3 12th class day; last day to drop with 100% refund (ends at 11:59 PM)
March 11 Graduation application deadline
March 13-20 Spring break
March 21 Registration for summer 2016 begins
March 21 Registration for fall 2016 begins
March 29 Last day to drop with automatic "W" (ends at 11:59 PM)
April 21 Last day to withdrawal (go to zero hours) (ends at 5 PM)
May 3-11 Final exams
May 13 Liberal Arts Group 1 Commencement Ceremony, 10 AM
May 13 Liberal Arts Group 2 Commencement Ceremony, 2 PM
May 14 Grades available
Walk-in Advising
Schedule check
Form(s) signed
Lift an advising hold
Re-admitted students
3x no-shows
Schedule an Appointment
GPA calculations
Long-term planning
Study abroad exploration
Major/Minor exploration
NSO advising