Virtual Advising 101

Your Success Plan Right from the Start

  • Virtual Advising Step 1

    Schedule an appointment with your advisor

    Advisors are here to help you navigate smoothly through your exploratory pathway to academic success. Please go to to schedule an appointment. You will receive a MS Teams link to join the appointment in your email confirmation.
    • Virtual Advising Step 2

      Download Microsoft Teams to your device

      Log-in using your KSU student email. Click "Join Meeting" at the time of your appointment. Teams allows for both audio and video conferencing in addition to chat. Your advisor will review general education, degree requirements, and can guide you through scheduling your courses.

      • Virtual Advising Step 3

        Chat with your advisor on MS Teams

        You will be able to ask your advisor questions and take advantage of the opportunity to learn which KSU resources can help you succeed.

        • Virtual Advising Step 4

          Stay in touch

          Information and updates from your advisor will be sent to your KSU email as this is the official means of communication from the university. It is your responsibility to check your KSU email regularly and respond in a professional and respectful manner.

          • Virtual Advising Step 5

            Check in with your advisor

            You will meet with your advisor again on Microsoft Teams for progress checks and to work on your individual education plans that match your skills, interests, and values.

            • Graduate!



              Questions? Contact Owl Advising at or 470-578-2860.