Academic Advising 


Academic Advising

Academic Advisors help you develop the skills you need to make sound academic decisions. Through advising, you make connections among your academic interests, your long-term goals, and career opportunities. Advisors are here to help you quarter by quarter with educational planning, university transfer options, college application processes, and graduation requirements. We offer support while encouraging you to take responsibility for your success.


Summer 2022 Information

Summer Break: June 11th - July 4th

Summer Quarter: July 5th - August 25th

  • 65% in-person classes for Summer Quarter 
  • As of March 28th face coverings are highly encouraged and no longer required with the following exceptions.
    • Unvaccinated individuals must wear masks at all times per state law
    • Some spaces have signage requiring masks per the Americans with Disabilities Act
  • You can review the Face Covering Policy for more information.
  • All students who are registered for in-person or remote learning are required by Cascadia policy to be either fully vaccinated or have an exemption. Click here for more Vaccination Information.

Student Services Virtual Assistance available.

Please see below for information on how to connect with an advisor.


Connect with an Advisor


Three Ways to Connect with an Academic Advisor


1. By Appointment for the following types of academic advising

  • COLL 101 assignment
  • Education Plans or checking in on progress toward degree completion
  • Financial Aid Time Limit Appeal
  • Career Advising
  • Academic Probation
  • Transfer Student Advising (from another college to Cascadia)
  • Transfer Exploration
  • Submitting a Petition for Readmission 
  • Veteran Orientation 
  • Adult High School Completion 
  • For all other reasons, see drop-in academic advising below.


Schedule an Advising Appointment

Summer 2022: June 11th - September 2nd

  • In-person Appointments: Monday - Thursday from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Virtual Appointments: Monday - Thursday from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

To schedule your appointment, please complete the following online Appointment Request Form.


2. Drop-in Advising


In-person Drop-in available at the Kodiak Corner
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Click on a day & time to enter Drop-in Zoom Hours.
Sessions are live and occur only during day and time noted.
Virtual Assistance Academic Advising


Monday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Monday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tuesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Tuesday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Wednesday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Wednesday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Thursday 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Thursday 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM




3. Email Advising

You can also ask advising related questions by emailing Please include your name, student ID number in your email. Emails are answered within two business days.


 For more closures including holidays, please visit the Kodiak Corner.

Advising Syllabus

Academic Advising Student and Advisors Rights and Responsibilities


Ways to Check Your Academic Progress


Advisement Report 

View your progress towards degree completion and graduation. To view your degree progress, go to your ctcLink account and follow these steps. 

ctcLink (desktop version) > Student Homepage > Academic Progress tile

ctcLink (mobile version) > Academics > Degree Progress 


Education Plan

A plan for future coursework created during an appointment with an Academic Advisor. To create a new plan, schedule an advising appointment. To view a plan saved in ctcLink, follow these steps.

ctcLink (desktop version) > Student Homepage > Academic Progress tile > View my Advising Notes > select the Note you are looking for.


Advising Notes

To learn How to View Advising Notes in ctcLink, click here.

Advisors may summarize what was discussed and recommendations made during your meetings so that you can view these notes at a later time. To view your Advising Notes, please follow these steps.

ctcLink (desktop version) > Student Homepage > Academic Progress tile > View my Advising Notes > Select the Note you are looking for.



Career Exploration and Transfer Planning Events and Resources


Summer Quarter events will be virtual, please mark your calendar for these upcoming events and workshops.