Confirmed Students - What's Next?

Now that you’ve confirmed your admission, you can breathe easy knowing that you are on your way towards completing your undergraduate degree.

Confirming your admission holds your spot in your academic program and starts the process for your new college to assign you an academic advisor. From this point on, your college will assist you with your advising needs.

Please refer to your college below, to learn more about the next steps on your way to become a Bearcat. The advising and course registration process can differ, depending on which college you have been admitted to (if you are unsure of your college and program, please refer to your admission decision letter).

 

College-Conservatory of Music (CCM)

CCM admissions will send an acceptance letter to all admits with details on advising, and how to confirm the acceptance. You are encouraged to schedule an appointment with your adviser as soon as desired. Please call CCM admissions at 513-556-9479 for more details if necessary or visit the Admissions website.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

College of Allied Health Sciences (CAHS)

Once you have confirmed your admission, you will receive a welcome email with additional important information. After receiving this email, please go into Starfish to make an appointment with your assigned academic advisor. If you encounter challenges, please call 513-558-8556. 

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

College of Arts and Sciences (A&S) - Declared Majors

The College of Arts and Sciences is home to 21 academic departments organized into three divisions: Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, and Humanities. Because of the breadth and depth of our 65+ academic programs, we are able to provide an unparalleled offering of interdisciplinary opportunities that allow our students to think creatively about how they can address local and global challenges.

Once a student has confirmed, A&S will email students with details about their advisor, advising requirement, and how to schedule an appointment. Students are encouraged to schedule their advising appointment immediately following acknowledgment of this email. Students are encouraged to visit the College of Arts and Sciences page for additional advising resources.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

College of Arts and Sciences (A&S) - Exploratory Studies

The Center for Exploratory Studies (CES) is the University of Cincinnati's academic home for students who are undecided, exploring majors, or seeking admission to a competitive UC academic program. Our professional advisors are uniquely skilled to help students navigate the admission and program requirements for all undergraduate majors offered at UC.

Once a student has confirmed, CES will email students with details about their advisor, advising requirement, and how to schedule an appointment. Students are encouraged to schedule their advising appointment immediately following acknowledgment of this email. Please visit the Center for Exploratory Studies page for information about our offerings and other resources to support students in the major decision making process.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

College of Business (LCB)

The Undergraduate Programs Office of the Carl H. Lindner College of Business requires all students who are new to the college to participate in a Lindner Orientation session. It is through this session that new students learn Lindner policies and procedures, how we deliver business education and special opportunities available to our students.

We check for the names of newly confirmed transfer students periodically, two or three times a month. We then email them with a welcome to Lindner and the dates of upcoming Orientation sessions. Advising as to how their previous course work will apply toward the degree and course suggestions for the upcoming semester will be given as part of the Orientation session.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

College of Education, Criminal Justice, and Human Services (CECH)

CECH students should call 513-556-2336 to set up an appointment with their primary advisor. Students are assigned to advisors by major and last name. For additional information about CECH advising, please visit the CECH Student Services Center website.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

College of Engineering and Applied Sciences (CEAS)

Once confirmed, CEAS transfer students will receive an information packet from the College by email. This packet will contain registration information, a transition schedule, as well as necessary contact information for the students academic and co-op advisors. The receipt of these packets is dependent upon a final transcript from the students previous academic institution being received and evaluated by the University. If there is no final transcript received, this process can be delayed up to eight weeks. Questions can be directed to ceas.ug@uc.edu.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

College of Medicine (COM) - Medical Sciences

Confirmed Medical Sciences transfer students should continue to stay in contact with Rachel Shah. All questions and concerns can be directed to rachel.shah@uc.edu.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

College of Nursing (CoN)

CoN transfer students will receive an email directly from their advisor once they have confirmed their acceptance to UC College of Nursing. The email will include information about orientation, registration, and a timeline informing you of your next steps. Call 513-558-3600 for more information.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (DAAP)

DAAP will send an email to acknowledge receipt of your confirmation and inform you of your advisor. The email provides advisor contact information and encourages you to schedule an appointment as soon as possible. Call 513-556-1376 for more details.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

UC Blue Ash (UCBA)

Confirmed students should contact the UCBA Academic Advising Center for assistance with advising and registration. Call 513-745-5753 to schedule an appointment. Orientation is strongly recommended for transfer students. Visit the UCBA Transfer website to learn more about online and on-campus orientation options for transfer students.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.

 

UC Clermont College (UCCC)

Confirmed students should call 513-732-5205 to inquire about next steps. More information can also be found on the UC Clermont Advising website.

Please note: It typically takes 1-2 weeks for colleges to reach out to students once they have confirmed. If you do not hear from your college within 2 weeks, please contact your college's advising center.

Please also note: All email correspondence with your college/advisor will be handled securely through your UC email, so make sure your account is set up.