Chicago State University (CSU) is a public, comprehensive university that provides access to higher education for students of diverse backgrounds and educational needs. The university fosters the intellectual development an success of its student population through a rigorous, positive, and transformative educational experience. CSU is committed to teaching, research, service and community development including social justice, leadership and entrepreneurship.

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Transfer Advising

While enrolled at CSU you and your advisor will work together to develop your academic plan. To ensure that your personal and academic needs are met, you will want to explore with an advisor your values, goals, and career objectives. If you are coming to Chicago State University after earning credits at another institution, then you are strongly encouraged to contact the Office of Evaluation and Advisement, which will help you learn more about your transfer credit (s).

Locating your Academic Advisor

All freshmen students (students with twenty-nine (29) or less credit hours) are advised through the First Year Experience Office. The FYE office phone number is 773-995.4510.

All students with thirty (30) or more credit hours are advised through the student's college which is based on the student's major.

To locate your advisor, please follow the steps below: 

  • Click on the contact information link on this website:

    The contact information link is located under the Overview Tab (Top left side of the web page).

  • Locate the directory that applies to you: Your major college.

    Ex. Major: Computer Science which is in the College is Arts & Sciences.

  • Click on the link to open the directory.
  • Look under program for your major: Your academic advisor's name is on the same line as your major.

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