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College of Science Advising Center

To schedule a virtual or in-person appointment visit

Instructions for scheduling are available for Orientation students and current UNT students.

Visit for our new mobile app where you can schedule appointments, find or create study groups, see your schedule and more!

Location Hickory Hall 283
Phone (940) 369-8606

REMINDER: All students in their first semester at UNT, as well as students who are on academic alert or probation, are required to come in for advising prior to registration. Incoming first-time-in-college and transfer students are required to attend Orientation to meet with an advisor and register for courses.

Better prepare for advising with our DIY Advising page, our COS Ambassador office hours, or the UNT Registration guide!

Drop-in Advising

In-Person Drop-in Advising - Please go to Hickory 283 on the dates below.

Date Morning Afternoon
Dec. 6 9-11am 1-3pm
Dec. 7 9-11am 1-3pm
Dec. 8 9-11am 1-3pm
Dec. 9 9-11am Not offered

Virtual Drop-in Advising - Join us through on the dates below.

Date Morning Afternoon
Dec. 13 9-11am 1-3pm
Dec. 14 9-11am 1-3pm
Dec. 15 9-11am Not offered
Dec. 16 9-11am 1-3pm


  1. Have your student ID number ready.
  2. Know what questions you need answered.
  3. Have an idea of what courses you want to take. Use our DIY Advising page to help.
  4. Drop-in advising appointments are meant to be quick, goal-oriented sessions. Please be ready for a swift conversation.
  5. If you join drop-in advising and have an appointment scheduled that you no longer need, please cancel that future appointment.

Departmental Faculty Advising

Students also have the option to meet with their department faculty advisor for advising.

COS Ambassadors

Sometimes you just need the opinion of a fellow student. That's where the College of Science Student Ambassadors come in. Feel free to contact them directly, or join our twice weekly office hours to get some advice and answers.

Learn more about our COS Ambassadors for the 2021-2022 academic year!

College of Science Lab Kit: Student Resources and Helpful Information

Can't find what you're looking for? Have a look at our new "Lab Kit." With this tool, we hope to address the most common issues encountered by our students.


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