Undergraduate Advising

The goal of the academic advisor is to assist you in forming an academic plan consistent with your educational and career goals. The advisors offer information for the specific degree you are seeking.

Undergraduate Advising Appointments

Kelsey Childress is the undergraduate advisor for the following programs:

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  • Click here to access the portfolio review requirements and process. Submitted portfolios will be reviewed by School of Architecture faculty members.



ARCH Advising Info

BS in Architecture Degree Plan

INTD Advising Info

BS Interior Design Degree Plan

Freshman Advising

Please be aware that Freshman Advising is not conducted by CAPPA Advisors. At UT Arlington, Freshmen students are advised in the University Advising Center

Transfer Advising

For the School of Architecture advising does not occur before attending orientation. More information regarding advising will be provided when you attend the college session on orientation day.

Transferring students from a Nationally Accredited Board (NAAB) school may be able to transfer course work or/and or be placed higher level studio classes.

UGRAD Academic Advising Handbook

Transfer Guides