advising staffThe College of Communications recognizes the importance of advising and supports students as they plan and achieve their academic and career goals. To help with that, a dedicated, eight-person staff exists for scheduled appointments and drop-in hours.

The ultimate responsibility for understanding University and College policies and for completing all degree requirements rests with the student, but the advising office can assist you with information and advice on:

  • Building Skills for Academic Success
  • Career Goals
  • Choosing a Major
  • Course Selection and Scheduling
  • Education Abroad and Washington Program
  • Internships
  • Independent Learning
  • Requirements & Certification for Graduation



8 to 11:30 a.m., Monday through Friday

Or, call 814-865-1503 to schedule an afternoon appointment


First Six Week Regular Drop: May 19
First Six Week Regular Add: May 20 
First Six Week Late Drop: June 16

Second Six Week Late Drop: Aug. 2
Second Six Week Regular Drop: July 5
Second Six Week Regular Add: July 6


For honors and special courses.

COMM 494 Application for Undergraduate Research Credits

  COMM 496 Independent Study

COMM 496H Independent Study

Schreyer Honors College Thesis Guidelines


204 Carnegie Building

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Page last updated: June 16, 2016