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Scheduling courses can be frustrating. However, if you follow the steps below to schedule your courses, you could eliminate a lot of headaches by getting it right the first time. Good luck! 

  1. check box Attend your Advising Meeting.
    Refer to the Advising Meeting schedule for your Advising Meeting date, time, and location. 

  2. check box Make an appointment with your adviser.
    Find your adviser’s name and contact information via the Adviser Information link on eLion 

  3. check box Prepare for your appointment with your adviser.

    1. check box Get the Recommended Academic Plan for the major(s) you are considering.
      Available in the Academic Advising Information Carousel (Franco Lobby across from the Registrar’s Office) or on the Berks Campus website.

    2. check box Obtain the degree audit(s) for the major(s) you are considering.
      Available on eLion.  

    3. check box Review requirements for the major(s) you are considering.
      Available in the Recommended Academic Plans, the Undergraduate Degree Programs Bulletin (Blue Book), or the university website.

    4. check box Make a list of all the possible courses you wish to take.
      Don’t forget to consider entrance-to-major requirements, review courses, prerequisite courses, General Education requirements, and First-Year Seminars (FYS).

    5. check box Make a list of questions to ask your adviser.

  4. check box Be prompt for your advising appointment.

    1. check box Provide accurate information regarding how you are doing this semester.

    2. check box Listen to your adviser’s recommendations and suggestions.

  5. check box Register for your courses.
    You can do this on eLion.

  6. check box Get a copy of your schedule.
    You can do this on eLion.

  7. check box Adjust your schedule, if necessary.
    Remember to discuss any changes with your adviser.

  8. check box Get a copy of your new schedule, if necessary.
    You can do this on eLion.