Academic Advising

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Students are encouraged to schedule an appointment with Academic Advising  prior to coming to campus.

Appointments are available via phone, virtual, and in-person.

Current students can schedule an appointment by accessing Starfish, located in the Bruin Portal. Learn more about how to schedule an appointment using Starfish.

Appointments can also be scheduled by contacting Academic Advising directly at or 269-965-4124.

Academic Advising

KCC's 2018 Academic Advising staff.

Academic advisors and success coaches help students attain their educational goals by providing information, encouragement, and the necessary tools to navigate the registration process. Students are expected to play an active role in their educational journey; to assist students through this process, academic advisors will rely on an educational plan and/or a transfer guide to empower students to become self-directed learners through their educational journey.

Together, we will:

  • navigate the college experience Glossary of KCC Terms
  • interpret assessment scores
  • obtain information about academic programs at KCC
  • understand the registration process including drop/add/withdraw
  • select appropriate courses
  • understand graduation requirements
  • navigate the transfer process
  • interpret the KCC catalog and explain college policies and procedures as outlined in the student handbook
  • identify and access career resources
  • seek the appropriate college resources

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