Get ahead this spring

Academic Advising

Academic advisors help students understand their options and set up an initial class schedule.

New Students

Prior to meeting with an advisor, please:

  1. Complete the application for admissions
  2. Complete an online orientation
  3. Bring a high school transcript (if graduated within five years) to any Germanna location to learn if placement test is necessary.
  4. Make an appointment with an Academic Advisor through Navigate
  5. Academic advising hours at the Fredericksburg Area Campus in Spotsylvania or the Locust Grove Campus are Monday and Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Please arrive for advising at least one hour before closing Check here for other sites.

Current & Returning Students

Current students needing scheduling help for the next term may:

  • Make an appointment for advising using Navigate
  • Arrange time with faculty advisor from last semester for help with plan.
  • Web registration is open for those who know what classes they need.
  • Those unable to come to campus during service hours may email

Transfer & Visiting Students

Transfer students needing scheduling help for the next term may:

Special Note

Those transferring to Germanna with credits from another college should bring a copy of all prior transcripts in order for the counselor to be able to help. Unofficial copies can be used for initial review, but official copies will be required for the record.