Duquesne University's Undergraduate Academic Advisement’s mission embraces the University’s larger mission to serve God by serving students through an “education for the mind, heart, and spirit.” Consistent with the University’s mission, the Undergraduate Academic Advisement staff strives to maximize each student’s success by providing guidance in the process of identifying and achieving academic, career and personal goals. As part of the academic community, advisors assist in preparing students with a strong academic, professional and spiritual foundation to take their place as leaders in a global society.
What You Should Expect of Your Advisor
What Your Advisor Expects of You
Confidentiality and Your Rights
Waiver for Release of Student Information.pdf
Every student at Duquesne University has the right to privacy and confidentiality of student records according to the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Each year, you will be asked to sign a Waiver for Release of Student Information, indicating to whom we may communicate about your education.
The Academic Advisors in the A.J. Palumbo School of Business operate as a team. Therefore, your Advisor may occasionally consult with another faculty or staff member. These consultations are for the purpose of providing the best possible service for all students.