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ACADEMIC RELATED CONCERNS

  • Academic Advising – Contact the department/program of your major or Academic Support in the Gateway Center, 2055 University Drive, 426-4049.  For more information about academic advising, consult your university catalog or log on to Academic Advising.
  • Academic Calendar
  • Academic Problems – Contact your instructor and/or your academic advisor.  Get Tutoring Assistance
  • Catalog – University Graduate Catalog
  • Career Advising – Contact Career Center, 1173 University Drive, 426-1747 – or talk to your academic advisor
  • Change of Address – myBoiseState
  • Changing Your Advisor- myBoiseState or contact the Registrar’s Office, Administration Building, Room 102, 426-4249.
  • Changing Your Major –  Registrar
  • Class Schedule
  • Computer Labs – There are also laptop computers available for checkout at the Student Union Information Desk for use in the Student Union Building.
  • Copy of Transcript – Registrar’s Office, Administration Building, Room 102 or myBoiseState Official transcripts are available in the Registrar’s Office for a fee.
  • Complete Withdrawal from School – drop all classes on myBoiseState. If it is past the semester deadline to withdraw, you will need to contact the Dean of Student Services Office to start the appeal process.  Administration Building, Room 114, 426-1583. If you are a financial aid recipient, you should also consider the impact your withdrawal may have on your current and future financial aid. For further information, please refer to Financial Aid Required Reading.
  • Drop or Add a Class, Class Conflicts – Contact your academic advisor first.  If you are a financial aid recipient, you should also consider the impact a change in credit load may have on your current and future financial aid, including fulfillment of satisfactory academic progress standards. For further information, please refer to Financial Aid Required Reading.  You can complete drop adds on myBoiseState. If you are dropping a class after the deadline, you must start the process by receiving approval from the Dean or Associate Dean of the college offering the class.
  • Degree Requirements – see University Catalog
  • Educational Goals – Contact Your Advisor, or Academic Advising and Enhancement, or the Career Center
  • Extended Absence from Class – Contact the Individual Instructor or in a medical emergency, Dean of Student Services, Administration Building, Room 114, 425-1583
  • Grade Change or Incomplete – Contact your academic advisor and instructor of the class.
  • Appeal a grade or academic decision – Academic Grievance
  • Graduation Information – Graduation Clerk, Administration Building, Room 102, 426-3486
  • Jury Duty – What to do if you are notified that you are assigned Jury Duty
  • Library – Hours, Services and Resources – Albertsons Library
  • Policy Enforcement: Undergraduate Catalogs, Graduate Catalogs, Boise State Policy Manual
  • Transcript Evaluations – Contact the Evaluator, Administration Building, Room 102, 426-3486
  • Tutoring Assistance
  • Waitlisting– FAQs for both students and faculty/staff can be found on the Registrar’s Office website
  • Writing Assistance

MONEY MATTER$

SPECIAL ACADEMIC OPPORTUNITIES

  • Boise state’s Regional Sites – Contact Extended Studies – 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd., Boise, Idaho 83706-3940
  • Correspondence Study – Contact Extended Studies –220 E. Parkcenter Blvd., Boise, Idaho 83706-3940
  • Distance Education – Contact Extended Studies – 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd., Boise, Idaho 83706-3940
  • Honors Program – Contact Honors Program, Driscoll hall, First Floor, 426-1122
  • International Programs – Contact International Programs, 1136 Euclid Avenue (MS 1145), 426-3652
  • Internships/Cooperative Education – Contact your program Internship Coordinator or Contact the University Internship Coordinator at the Career Center, 1173 University Drive (in the Alumni Center located at the corner of Grant Avenue and University Drive), 426-1747
  • Off-Campus Sites – Contact Extended Studies, 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd., 426-1709
  • Student Success Program – 1885 University Drive, 426.3583
  • Weekend University – Contact Extended Studies, 220 E. Parkcenter Blvd., 426-1709

STUDENT SERVICES

  • Career/Major Choice Assistance – Contact Career Center, 1173 University Drive (in the Alumni Center located at the corner of Grant Avenue and University Drive), 426-1747
  • Child Care Information – Boise State University’s Children’s Center, 1830 Beacon Street, at the corner of Oakland Avenue, 334-4404
  • Disability Services, TTY Telephone – Administration Building, Room 114, 426-1583
  • Employment for Graduating Students – Contact Career Center, 1173 University Drive (in the Alumni Center located at the corner of Grant Avenue and University Drive), 426-1747
  • Help or Advice regarding University policies, dealing with an emergency situation, a family crisis, or just don’t know where to go – Dean of Student Services Office, Administration Building Room 114, 426-1583
  • Internet Career Guidance & Information – Career Center, 1173 University Drive (in the Alumni Center located at the corner of Grant Avenue and University Drive), 426-1747
  • Job Search Assistance – Contact Career Center, 1173 University Drive (in the Alumni Center located at the corner of Grant Avenue and University Drive), 426-1747
  • Legal Counseling, Landlord/Tenant Problems, Small Claims Court, etc. – ASBSU, Student Union Building, 426-1440
  • Resume Assistance – Contact Career Center, 1173 University Drive (in the Alumni Center located at the corner of Grant Avenue and University Drive), 426-1747
  • Student Housing Information – Chaffee Hall, 447-1001
  • Veterans Programs, Veterans Needing a Tutor – Veterans Services, Administration Building, Room 111, 426-3744

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