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Guiding you throughout your academic career at Agnes Scott will be your own personal Board of Advisors.

The Board of Advisors provides you with an integrated approach to advising, taking into account your academic, personal and career goals. You will consult with your board members to make informed decisions about how best to cultivate the leadership skills, global perspective and breadth of knowledge necessary to move through the world with confidence.

An exciting and unique component of SUMMIT is the Board of Advisors. Board members provide students with individualized, expert advice to help them chart a successful course through college and beyond.
Elizabeth Kiss
President of Agnes Scott College

Your Advising Core

Before you even arrive on campus, you will be paired with a SUMMIT Advisor to help you navigate the particulars of the SUMMIT experience, from your first-year foundational courses to your global learning or leadership development specialization.

During orientation, you will also be partnered with a SUMMIT Peer Advisor for your first semester, an upper-level student who will help you enrich your academic life and your social life at Agnes Scott.

After you declare your major—usually by the end of your second year—you will be assigned your own Major Advisor, a faculty member who will guide and assist you in making the most of your chosen discipline or field of study.

Finally, in your third year at Agnes Scott, you will connect with a Career Mentor who will guide you toward your desired career path. You also will have the opportunity to complete an application and be matched with a Career Ally—an alumna or person who has worked in your target industry (or both)—who will prepare you for the professional world over the course of a 6-month mentorship.

SUMMIT Board of Advisors board of advisors timeline sophomore year senior year graduation first-year student arrival junior year* summit advisor major advisor summit peer advisor career mentor Guides you through your journey at ASC, start to finish. Helps you make the transition into college life. Helps you make the transition to professional or graduate school life. Provides guidance directly related to your field of study. *Your Career Ally will be available your junior year as well.
Agnes Scott College

Agnes Scott College educates women to think deeply, live honorably and engage the intellectual and social challenges of their times.

141 E. College Ave
Decatur, GA 30030
Phone: 800.868.8602

Email: admission@agnesscott.edu