New Student Advising

New Student Advising

Welcome to Mid-State!

You are on your way to an in-demand future, and we are thrilled to be your partner! Now that you are admitted, it is time to meet with your academic advisor for new student advising. Your advisor will reach out to you to schedule this appointment, so please make sure to check your email—we will be in touch soon!

Haven't applied yet? Apply today!

What to Expect at New Student Advising Appointment

At your new student advising appointment you will work with your advisor to create a customized plan from enrollment to graduation. Your advisor will be a specialist in your program of choice and can help answer your questions about transfer credit and assessment if needed. Your advisor will also help you log into your student accounts and email, pick your schedule, and register for classes.

How to Sign up for a New Student Advising Appointment

Don’t worry—your advisor will send you an email as well as call you to help you get to know each other and guide you to your next steps. Please make sure to check the email you provided when you applied.


If you want to schedule right away with your advisor, call 888.575.6782 and ask to schedule your new student advising session.

What to bring to your new student advising appointment:
  • Your Social Security Number (knowing it is fine—no card necessary)
  • Photo ID if taking Accuplacer
  • ACT and/or Accuplacer scores if you have them
  • High school / college transcripts if you wish to transfer courses to Mid-State

Prior to your appointment, be sure to start your Free Application for Federal Student Aid.