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Advising Center

If you’re in need of personal counseling, please contact the Counseling Center.

During peak advising times (just before and during registration), you may experience extended wait times.

You may also submit your questions via email.

Advising Center

  • Richland College
  • Thunderduck Hall, T-180A
  • 972-238-3767

  • Office Hours:

    • Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-7 p.m.;
    • Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
    • Please sign in at least 30 minutes before closing time.
      Students with a GPA below a 2.0 must be signed in one hour prior to closing.

The mission of Richland College Academic Advising is to foster successful teaching and learning experiences. Academic advising engages students in developing academic pathways and career plans for life-long learning.

The Richland College Advising Center offers the following services either on a drop-in basis or by appointment. Appointments are made directly with individual advisors.

  • Getting started as a student at Richland
  • Campus resource information
  • First-Time-In-College sessions
  • Setting your education goals
  • What classes to take
  • Transfer information
  • Declaring a major and choosing the appropriate 4-year institution

If you do not have an assigned advisor and have questions pertaining to Academic Advising at Richland College, please email us at

*Do not email this address to register, drop, or add classes. Registering, adding, and dropping MUST be performed through eConnect, our online student records system.