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Office of the Dean of Academic Advising/Office of Academic Advising and Support Services Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 0026.5

Scope and Contents

This collection mainly contains advising guides for faculty and students. The faculty advising guides date from 1958-1988 and the student guides date from 1965-1993. These guides cover the basic academic requirements and the classes that are offered. The collection also contains an archive of the department's website and brochures for events sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Academic Advising, such as the Sophomore and Junior Scholar Receptions, Student Success Workshops, and the Cooperative Education Program.

Dates

  • 1958 - 2021
  • Majority of material found within 1965 - 1988

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information. Please see our Sensitive Materials Statement.

Extent

1.04 Linear Feet (5 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

On July 1, 1970, the title Associate Dean's Office was changed to the Office of the Dean of Academic Advising. Reporting to the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, the Office of the Dean of Academic Advising was responsible for the coordination and supervision of all matters relating to academic advising. This included working with faculty advisers, academic advisers, deans and department heads. The office was also responsible for maintaining and safeguarding the student's records while the students were enrolled.

Orientation and pre-registration for new students were planned by this office, as well as administering special academic programs, such as Junior Year Aboard, Cooperative Education, admission into student teaching, Scholars Teas, and the Merrill-Palmer Program.

Arrangement Note

Materials have been maintained in the order in which they were received.

Method of Acquisition

Records were transferred from the department or unit.

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Processing Information

Preliminary inventory of addition by Sean Mulligan, June 2014.
Title
Office of the Dean of Academic Advising/Office of Academic Advising and Support Services Records
Author
Sophia Kranz
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
P.O. Box 26170
320 College Ave.
Greensboro NC 27402-6170 US
336-334-5246