Student Advising and Support

Your success is our priority.

We’re here to help

Throughout your time at Colby, we’ll provide the resources you need to thrive. One-on-one academic advising begins in the summer before your first semester and deepens as you choose a major. 

Class deans are always available for guidance or troubleshooting. Writing Center tutors are on hand to help you craft papers. A range of programs support students with documented learning differences. These resources create the conditions for your success in the rich intellectual life of this campus.

And as a community that celebrates cultural differences, we offer programs that support students from every background, enabling dialogue and personal development.

Student Advising

Class deans will work closely with you to chart your academic experience at Colby. They also collobarate with each other and with your academic advisor, parents, and staff from across the College, to help you sort out any issue that may arise.

Academic Support

College can be challenging. It’s okay to ask for help. In addition to having dedicated advisors, each student has access to additional services to further their academic success.

Access and Opportunity

The best educational environments are diverse, equitable, and inclusive. Respectful celebration of difference enriches community dialogue and personal development. As such, a variety of programs support Colby’s rich diversity while promoting student success.