The Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering is committed to providing accessible, consistent, and accurate academic advising to all students regardless of major. Our professional advisors are continually developing new strategies that contribute to the success of our Gator Engineers and the UF community.
First-Year Engineering Students
Academic Planning and College Life Coaching
All first year and exploratory engineering students have an assigned Academic Advisor in the Center for Student Excellence located in 270 Wertheim Building. We’ll help you develop an academic plan and engage in opportunities that will promote your success.
First Year Engineering Advising Course
All first year engineering students will be enrolled in the mandatory First Year Engineering Advising course.
The course is 0 credit hours, and there is no fee.
Engineering Peer Advisors
Our experienced team of Engineering Peer Advisors look forward to sharing their experiences and strategies for success. These Gator Engineers are dedicated to supporting new students in their transition to the university. Peer Advisors will be announced in the fall, as well as applications.
Your advisor will be announced to you via email at the start of the Fall semester. It will also be shared in your first year advising course.