Academic Advising

The College of Justice & Safety Advising Center at Eastern Kentucky University is committed to fostering student success through intentional advising and collaborative relationships within the university community.  We strive to develop meaningful educational plans that correlate to students’ values, abilities and life goals.

Who is My Advisor?

All undergraduate students are assigned an academic advisor. This person may be a faculty member or a full-time advisor. Your academic advisor’s contact information can be found in EKU Student Information in EKUDirect. To check to see who your advisor is:

  • Login to EKUDirect
  • Student Services & Financial Aid
  • Student Records
  • EKU Student Information 

You can also find your advisor and e-mail them directly from DegreeWorks.
 

Vision Statement

The Advising Center in the College of Justice & Safety at Eastern Kentucky University aspires to be a nationally recognized model of excellence in holistic academic advising.
 

Mission Statement

The College of Justice & Safety  Advising Center at Eastern Kentucky University is committed to fostering student success through intentional advising and collaborative relationships within the university community.  We will partner with students to mutually develop individual educational plans that correlate to their values, strengths and life goals.
 

Goals

  1. To provide accurate and current information regarding institutional policies, procedures and resources.
  2. Assist students in establishing and evaluating academic and personal goals
  3. Promote the shared responsibility of academic advising between students and advisor.
  4. Work in partnership with campus community to promote student success.
  5. Teach students to become engaged, self-directed learners and competent decision makers.
  6. Present at regional or national conference/Publish in journal or other scholarly work.
  7. To evaluate and assess our programs and services.
     

Contact Information

Office Number
   859.622.7216

Mailing Address
   College of Justice & Safety Academic and Advising Center
   260 Stratton Building
   Eastern Kentucky University
   521 Lancaster Avenue
   Richmond, KY 40475

Office Hours

Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm
Early/Late Hours Available on Request