Senate Policy:  32-20, The Nature of the University Advising Program

The University maintains the Web-based eLion system to provide general and individual information needed by advisers and advisees in fulfilling their responsibilities under Senate Policy 32-20. eLion is accessible at all locations of the University.

Colleges maintain academic information systems, including Web-based communication channels and publications, as part of their advising programs.  Their information systems may include details of their unit's own policies, procedures, and practices in implementing academic advising programs.

Approved: ACUI (4-15-76)
Revised: ACUI (5-19-83)
Revised: ACUE (7-26-96)
Revised: ACUE (4-2-98)
Revised: Editorial (9-6-01)
Revised: Editorial (5-25-10)

The University may make changes in policies, procedures, educational offerings, and requirements at any time. Please consult a Penn State academic adviser for more detailed information. Penn State is an affirmative action, equal opportunity university.