Academic Advising Center
Thurgood Marshall Library, lower-level, Suite 082
The Academic Advisement Center (AAC) at Bowie State University is committed to assisting students in identifying and completing their educational goals in a friendly, helpful, and professional environment. The Center’s professional advisors deliver services to all students at the University, but they focus primarily on the advisement, development, and retention of first and second-year students.
Advising for Winter & Spring 2023
Effective December 12, 2023, the Academic Advising Center will transition to walk-in virtual advising, an appointment is not required. You may join our Blackboard Advising Room to receive immediate assistance during operating hours.
New First-Time Freshman and Transfer students starting Spring 2023
Learn about advising and registration for new students
Registering for Classes
Registration for winter/spring classes will begin on Monday, November 14, 2022. Please make sure you are advised and ready to register!
The Academic Calendar
Being familiar with the academic calendar will help you register for classes.
Learn More About Using the Academic Calendar
About the Academic Advising Center
The Academic Advising Center advises students having earned less than 60 credits in most majors. Students in the following majors are required to schedule academic advising appointments with an advisor within their academic department:
- Computer Science
- Technology and Security
- Language, Literature and Cultural Studies
- Social Work
- Education (including ELEM, ECED, SPM)
Students having earned 60 or more credits must schedule an academic advising appointment with their department.