Student Success - University of Florida

What are the expectations of mentor/advisor/tutor and those of the students being served?  

Expectations of Advisors

  • Engage with students in a welcoming and courteous manner.
  • Guide and assist students in accomplishing their goals during their time at UF.
  • Communicate college and university policies in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Refer students to appropriate resources.

Expectations of Students

  • Willingness to participate in the process- advising is a collaborative experience.
  • Take an active role in advising sessions by coming prepared to discuss goals and ask questions.
  • Take ownership of their own degree requirements and academic record.
  • Be aware of college/university policies.

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