Important Dates and Deadlines Faculty/Staff Advising Handbook
The Advising Department provides assistance for students seeking academic planning services. Advisors help students understand degree requirements, how to register for classes, registration procedures, provide transfer information, and understand college policies and procedures. For more detailed information about what advising entails, please visit the Advising Syllabus.
If you are a new, transfer, or returning student, please see our New Student Checklist to find out what you need to get started or return to Clark.
Hours and Location
Office: Advising Department, Gaiser Hall 108
Phone: (360) 992-2345 FAX: (360) 992-2985
Have a quick question? Ask an Advisor here!
Tuesday and Wednesday 07:30 a.m. to 06:00 p.m.
Drop-in visits only:
Monday and Thursday 07:30 a.m. to 06:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. to 04:30 p.m.
Check in times for students will end prior to the Advising Department closing time–this varies according to how many students are in line to see an advisor.
Note: Students who are pursuing Engineering and Computer Science can contact those advisors directly through their website at EngrCS.com.
Additional Advising Information
Information about appointments
Advisors are available by appointment every Tuesday and Wednesday each week. Advisors are available on a drop-in basis every Monday, Thursday, and Friday. To schedule an appointment, students can call the Advising Department up to two weeks in advance at 360-992-2345. Appointments will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Please be advised that if you are not able to attend your scheduled appointment, you must call the Advising Department in advance to cancel or reschedule; students who do not contact the advising department in advance to cancel a scheduled appointment will be prohibited from scheduling future appointments and will be required to meet with advisors on a drop-in basis.