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Advisor Handbook

Welcome Faculty and Staff Advisors!


Welcome to the UNI faculty and staff advisor handbook for advising undergraduate students.  Please feel free to get comfortable and explore the website. In this handbook you will find a large variety of  information regarding registration, first year students, and academic advising in general as well as resources such as: tutorials, forms, and Frequently Asked Questions.

UNI Academic Advising Mission & Vision Statements

MISSION STATEMENT: Academic advising is a critical component of the teaching and learning environment at UNI.  Advising is a personalized educational experience, empowering students to explore, articulate and achieve their academic, career, and life goals.

VISION STATEMENT: UNI aspires to create the best academic advising experience for each student.

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Faculty and Staff Advisors: Click the link above to ask an advisor a question.

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Faculty Shoutout

Photo of Dr. Lisa Jepsen

Congratulations to Dr. Lisa Jepsen for being awarded Winner of the National Academic Advising Assocication (NACADA) Outstanding Advising Award - Faculty Academic Advising.  Dr. Jepsen is an associate professor in the Department of Economics.  She genuinely cares about the welfare of her students and customizes her advising approach with each student. 

As the global community for academic advising, each year NACADA recognizes both faculty and staff academic advisors throughout the world for exellence in academic advising and making significant contributions to the improvement of academic advising.  Dr. Jepsen is one of 15 recipients of the Outstanding Advisor Award - Faculty Academic Advising for this year.

Dr. Jepsen was recognized by the University of Northner Iowa for her work in academic advising as the receipient of the 2012-2013 MWOne UNIque Academic Advising Award.  

Congratulations Dr. Lisa Jepsen!

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