Instructional Support Services and Retention
Advisor Information: Online Resources

General Advising Resources

The Mentor – Online Academic Advising Journal
The Mentor is a free electronic publication about academic advising in higher education. The goal of this journal is to provide a mechanism for the rapid dissemination of new ideas about advising and for ongoing discourse about advising issues.

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act – FERPA
US Department of Education site providing information on FERPA.

Peterson’s Guide

Adult Education and Distance Learner’s Resource Center

Graduate School Information

Study Abroad Programs

Financial Aid/Scholarship Information

US Department of Education Financial Aid Resources

Scholarship Database
This online database provides contact information for US universities and scholarship offices, organized by state.

Financial Aid and Scholarship Information

Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP)

Job/Career Sites

General reference site for jobs, resume and career management.

Academic 360
Reference site for jobs in higher education.

NY State Department of Labor Career Services

College Board Career Search
A description of careers, starting with general categories.

Birkman Career Style Summary
A question inventory that matches one’s responses to one’s interest, style and career options. You will need to create an account before taking the career assessment.

SUNY/Transfer Information

Link to all SUNY Schools

SUNY Transfer Paths