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Office Information

  • Raker Student Success Building
    Office #250

    Physical Location
    1202 High Tech Circle
    Henderson, NV 89002

    Campus Address
    1300 Nevada State Drive
    Henderson, NV 89002
  • 702.992.2160
  • Spring 2021 Office Hours: Monday through Friday - 8AM to 5PM. Full Schedule can be found below.
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Registration Virtual Walk-Ins

Registration for spring semester beings April 5th!  Most advisors are currently booked through registration week, but as always, the AAC will hold “walk-ins” on a first-come-first serve basis, but the waitlist queue will be managed through a virtual platform. Beginning at 8AM each day (April 5th - April 9th), you can add yourself to the queue for a walk-in by clicking on the following link that aligns with your major. 

Please note, these links will not be active until April 5th:

Liberal Arts (non-STEM)

STEM Students (Pre-Nursing, Biology, Math, Environmental Resource Science

Pre-Education and Pre-Speech Pathology

Once the queue reaches maximum capacity for each day, it will be closed until the following day at 8AM.  When the queue has closed, you will no longer see a blue "Join Waitlist" button.  To ensure that you get the most out of your phone appointment please be signed into a computer and have access to the internet, so that you and your Advisor can review documents together. If you miss the Advisor’s first call, they will attempt to leave you a voice message to let you know they will try calling again in a few minutes.  If you miss the Advisor’s second call, you may be removed from the queue.

Overview

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Academic Advising Center will be serving students via telephone only until further notice. Appointments are currently available, and information on scheduling can be found here.

The Academic Advising Center works collaboratively with students to develop achievable educational and career plans through a commitment and understanding of the Nevada State College curriculum. Academic Advisors empower students to take ownership of their degree while working together to create a realistic pathway to graduation.  - Academic Advising Center Mission Statement

For more information about the Academic Advising Center, including what guides our vision for Nevada State Advising, Student Learning Outcomes, Advisor/Advisee Responsibilities, and the Global Values of Advising Practices, please review our 2020-2021 Advising Syllabus.

The Academic Advising Center is a dedicated team of Advisors committed to your academic success at NSC. By providing the right advice and guidance, we help students meet their educational and personal objectives. Academic Advisors work with all students who need assistance navigating their time at Nevada State. Any student who has earned less than 60 credits will be assigned to an advising "team" based on your declared major. NSC operates under a 60+ advising model. If you have earned more than 60 credits, you will be advised by a faculty advisor from the College which you are majoring in. We recommend scheduling in-person visits to maximize our impact and your time. Phone appointments are also an option, but must be scheduled in advance during our regular appointment times. Call us today at 702.992.2160 to start or continue the conversation about your path to a fulfilling future!

Follow-Us on Social Media

   


Effective August 24th, 2020, the Academic Advising Center will only correspond with students via their official NSC email address.

Per institutional policy, and the regulations set by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), your Academic Advisor will not be able to respond to email inquiries or provide educational information to students via any personal email addresses.


How do I access my NSC email account? To access your account visit the NSC Portal and click on the Email link in the QuickLaunch area. This account will serve as the official email address for all Nevada State College communications. Additionally, it can be used to obtain student discounts from various online retailers.

More information regarding NSC student email can be found here.

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Services

Scorpion Success Network

The Scorpion Success Network is an online Enterprise Success Platform™ powered by Hobsons. The cloud-based software solution is designed to aid faculty and staff in supporting students throughout their educational journey, by empowering students with information and providing options to improve their likelihood of success.

Hub of Resources

Orientation

Attending college is a momentous occasion in your life. We recognize that this time can be fun and exciting but is also a bit scary. The New Student Orientation (NSO) program is designed to assist you with the transition process from high school to college.

The Scorpion Way
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