Academic Coaching Advising Community

Academic Coaching Advising Community Poster at the ACD Fair in Phoenix 2018

The increase in the academic advising and coaching movement for college student populations nationally at two and four-year institutions, requires interactive strategies for effectively addressing the needs of the whole student. The members of the Academic Advising and Coaching Community are from a variety of institutions. Our diverse membership includes advisors, faculty advisors, advising administrators, student affairs professionals and graduate students all working together to develop the resources to help students produce fulfilling results, improve their performance and the quality of their lives.

Spotlight Series Online Discussions

The Academic Coaching Community hosted a Spotlight Series of online discussions in 2018 and 2019.  Link to the recordings here.

Two Things You Need to Know About Effective Coaching with Students

  1. The student is the “expert” in his or her own life. 
  2. The student drives the conversation; the advisor provides the guidance and exemplary listening skills.

Current Chair

Linnette White
Purdue University

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