Council on Academic Advising
OverviewThe Council on Academic Advising (CAA) is a recognized university body with USF System-wide representation that provides coordinated leadership, guidance, and representation for USF's undergraduate academic advising community. Responsibilities of CAA include:
- Representing the needs of the University's professional undergraduate academic advisors, to include reviewing and recommending priorities for university-wide advising initiatives and enhancements to academic processes;
- Developing and implementing coordinated programs and efforts to cultivate the professional growth of academic advisors across the University;
- Disseminating information as appropriate within the respective Colleges/units or campuses;
- Serving as a liaison to other University councils, committees and offices whose function may relate to academic advising or student issues;
- Reviewing and recommending academic policies, procedures and regulations for undergraduate programs as well as reviewing and consulting on University policies intended to promote academic goals and objectives; and
- Undertaking appropriate efforts or activities related to these Responsibilities and the Council's Charge.
CAA meets as a full council on the third Tuesday of every month from 10:00am-12noon. The Council also gathers for a "working meeting" focused on a specific topic or area on the first Tuesday of every month from 10:00am-12noon.