Contact Information

Counseling & Advising
Phone: 651-450-3508
Location: College Center

Appointment Hours

(30 minutes)

Mon – Thu: 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (Summer 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.)

Individual appointments are available for enrolled or returning students. To schedule, call 651-450-3508.

Quick-Stop Advising Hours

(10 minutes)

Mon – Thu: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. & 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Fri: 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
(Last check-in is 15 minutes prior to ending time.)

During peak times, such as the first week of class and first week of registration, accessibility through quick-stop advising will be increased and appointments may be limited.

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Counseling & Advising

Counseler and student

Helping you stay on course and finish what you start.

To better serve our students, the Advising Department is introducing, "10 Minute Quick-Stop Advising".

Quick stop is focused on immediate needs and for issues that can be addressed in less than 10 minutes.

  • Application for Graduation
  • Assistance with changes in current semester schedule
  • Change major
  • Consortium Agreement for Financial Aid
  • Course/Substitution Waiver Form assistance
  • DARS clarification/questions
  • Review of completed appeal prior to submittal
  • Questions/clarification regarding a college policy or letter from college

Additionally, we are still available for 30 minute appointments for questions such as:

  • Academic Concerns
  • Academic Planning for multiple semesters
  • Accommodations for Disability Services
  • Career and/or Major Exploration
  • Financial Aid-max time frame-academic plan
  • Personal Concerns
  • Transfer Questions

Academic planning

"I really wish I could figure out what classes to take…"
Visit with an academic advisor or counselor to make sure you are taking the right courses during your time at Inver Hills and to help you plan for academic success.

Transfer planning

"How can I guarantee that my credits will transfer…"
Discuss your transfer plans with a counselor or advisor to ensure you’re on the right academic path. Plus, find out what colleges and universities are visiting  so you can easily meet with your intended transfer college to find out more information. Stop in and learn about guaranteed transfer admission and degree completion options at four-year colleges and universities.
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Career planning

"What do I want to do with my life…"
Whether you have a clear career path in mind or you’re still trying to figure out your future, counseling and career services can offer resources to help you find the right profession.
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What Can I Do With This Major?

See outlines of common career areas, employers, and strategies designed to maximize career opportunities.

Student success

"I would like to prepare myself to do my very best..."
Counselors and advisors can help equip you to transition successfully to college. By establishing good study habits and time management skills, you're putting yourself that much closer to success.

Personal concerns

"Sometimes I get overwhelmed with everything going on in my life…"
When outside pressures are affecting your academic success and you need support and encouragement, visit an Inver Hills counselor. They are available to listen and offer guidance through personal concerns and academic challenges in your life.

Getting to know the counselors and advisors

Learn a bit more about the diverse backgrounds and distinguished accomplishments of the department.

Making an appointment

To take advantage of these services and resources, schedule an appointment or stop by for a “10 Minute Quick-Stop” Advising Session!