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Counseling & Advising

Inver Hills will offer you all the support you'll need to help you succeed in your studies. We're dedicated to the power and promise of education, inspiring students, building careers and strengthening communities. We'll keep you headed in the right direction!

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Counseling & Advising
College Center

Counseling & Advising

Quick Stop Advising Hours

(10 minutes)

Mon. - Thur.: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Fri.: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Appointment Hours

(30 minutes)

Mon. & Thur.: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tue. & Wed.: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri.: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Advisors will be unavailable on the following dates:
Nov. 11th, 28 and 29th
Dec. 25th
Jan. 1st

Advisors will have limited availability on the following dates due to assisting with new student orientation. Please call in advance for adjusted Quick Stop hours.
Nov: 4, 6, 12, 14, 26
Dec: 3, 5, 11, 12, 16, 18, 23
Jan: 7, 8

Counseling & Advising

To better serve our students, the Advising Department is introducing, "10 Minute Quick-Stop Advising".

Quick stop is focused on immediate needs and for issues that can be addressed in less than 10 minutes.

  • Application for Graduation
  • Assistance with changes in current semester schedule
  • Change major
  • Consortium Agreement for Financial Aid
  • Course/Substitution Waiver Form assistance
  • DARS clarification/questions
  • Review of completed appeal prior to submittal
  • Questions/clarification regarding a college policy or letter from college

Additionally, we are still available for 30 minute appointments for questions such as:

  • Academic Concerns
  • Academic Planning for multiple semesters
  • Accommodations for Disability Services
  • Career and/or Major Exploration
  • Financial Aid-max time frame-academic plan
  • Personal Concerns
  • Transfer Questions

Academic Planning

Need help figuring out what classes to take? Our counselors and advisors can make sure you are taking the right courses for your higher education goals. We can help you draw up the best plan for your academic future. Visit Academic Planning to learn more.

Student Success

Need to be the best you can be? Our counselors and advisors can show you how to ace the transition to college. Establish great study habits and time-management skills to achieve your highest academic goals. Visit Student Success to learn more.

Transfer Planning

Need guarantees that your credits will transfer? Discuss your transfer plans with a counselor or advisor to find out if you are on the best academic path. You can learn what colleges and universities are visiting the Inver Hills campus, allowing you to meet with a representative from your intended transfer institution. Stop by our counseling and advising area to learn about guaranteed transfer and degree-completion options at four-year schools. Visit Transfer Considerations to learn more.

Visit Transferology and enter your courses to find equivalent courses at other colleges and universities. Matches are ranked by awarded credit, which means you can eliminate guesswork and maximize your transfer potential.

Career Counseling

Undecided? Are you feeling stuck and not certain how to proceed with your career planning? Regardless of what stage in the career decision making process, our counselors are here to help! Visit Career Counseling page to learn more.

Personal Concerns

Do the demands of everyday life sometimes seem overwhelming? Outside pressures can compete for your time and energy, making balancing your obligations and your studies that much more difficult. Our counselors can give you the support and encouragement you need to stay on course. Our counselors are there to listen and offer guidance, helping you overcome any challenges that come your way. Visit Personal Concerns to learn more.

Make An Appointment

Take advantage of these services and resources by scheduling an appointment with a counselor or advisor.

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