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Advisement

Due to COVID-19, Academic advisement at PVCC is phone appointments only.

New incoming students without any college credits are required to sign up for the Online Puma Power Up session for new student advising

Current or new transfer students with college credits can make a phone appointment with an academic advisor by clicking here.

Seek Advising

Summer hours for advisement are 8 am to 6:00 pm Monday-Thursday.

Puma Power Up is only available Monday to Thursday. If you complete your Puma Power Up on Thursday or over the weekend. You will be contacted Monday or Tuesday of the following week.

Meeting your advisor is the first step in outlining both your short and long-term goals to prepare you for success. Our main mission is to see you thrive both in class and in life!

We’re here to help!

  • Navigate schedules, scholarships, test scores and more.
  • Create, review and re-evaluate your educational and life goals along the way.

Start Here

  • New Students - First step is attending a Puma Power Up session. Here you will connect with our advising team and be assigned an advisor. Click here to sign up.
  • Schedule an Appointment - Schedule a phone appointment by clicking below on your advisor.

Want to change your major?

Chat with us

When you see a green light below click “Chat with Us”, a staff member will assist you.

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Advising Chat


Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management Field of Interest
  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Sales
  • Business Administration
  • Entrepreneurship/Owning and operating a business
  • International Business
  • Finance

Current or Transfer Business, Entrepreneurialism, and Management Student Advising

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Ian Jeffs


Computer and Information Technology Field of Interest
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Computer Science
  • Networking Technology
  • Cyber Security

Current or TransferComputer Information and Technology Student Advising

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Jay Franzen


Behavioral Science and Human Services Field of Interest
  • Administration of Justice
  • Counseling and Behavioral Health
  • Family Studies
  • Fire Science
  • Journalism and New Media Studies
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Social Work

Current or Transfer Behavioral Health Student Advising

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Kimberlyn Carovillano


Culture and Society Field of Interest
  • American Indian Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Communication
  • Culture/Human
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • English
  • Ethnic Studies
  • History
  • Humanities
  • Languages
  • Philosophy
  • Religious Studies
  • Sociology
Education Field of Interest
  • Early Childhood
  • Elementary Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Special Education
Visual and Performing Arts Field of Interest
  • Audio Production
  • Dance
  • Digital Arts
  • Fashion Design
  • Film and Media
  • Graphic Design
  • Interior Design
  • Media Arts
  • Music
  • Theatre Arts

Current or Transfer Culture and Society, Education, and Visual and Performing Arts Student Advising

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Jay Franzen

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Brian Wilson


Health Sciences Field of Interest
  • EMT/Paramedic
  • Exercise Science
  • Health Professions
  • Kinesiology
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition
  • Physical Therapy Assistant

Current or Transfer Health Sciences Student Advising

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Chris Hunt


Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Field of Interest
  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
  • Geology
  • Math
  • Physics
  • Pre-Med
  • Pre-Physical Therapy

Black Mountain Academic Advising

We’re here to help!

  • Navigate schedules, scholarships, test scores and more.
  • Create, review and re-evaluate your educational and life goals along the way.

Current PVCC Black Mountain students can meet their campus Advisors by phone appointment, availability varies.

Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Shannon Anzelmo Video chat on Cranium Cafe with Victoria Terrazas