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The Please Be Advised (PBA) Website

"Keeping you apprised of academic dates & deadlines."  From registration information to deadlines, pre-law/health news, this site has it all.  You can sign up to receive emails of new posts once a month.  It's a must-have tool in your toolkit.

stonybrook.edu/pba



Advising Media

Videos and tutorials galore.  If you've ever wanted step-by-step instructions on how to do anything advising-related, this is your go-to site.  How to select the GPNC option, register for classes, search for DEC/SBC, and so much more!

stonybrook.edu/advisingmedia



Where Do You Go For Help?

Meet with both your academic advisor AND major/minor advisors at least once a semester.  Academic & Transfer Advising Services always offers walk-ins for their students during the first two weeks of class.  



Registration Help

Need help registering or want to do a little last-minute switcharoo?  This page has all the tips, tricks, and tutorials you could ever want. Retake information also included.  Remember, you have the first two weeks of the semester to finalize your schedule.  

The Registration Preparation Page



The Registrar's Website

Home of the famous Academic Calendar, this is a go-to site for everything deadline related.  Credit limit information, add-drop, GPNC deadlines, etc.  Watch how easy it is to add the Academic Calendar to your own SBU Google Calendar!  Bookmark this in your browser today! 

stonybrook.edu/registrar



Want more info on how to plan ahead?

Check out the PBA Podcasts.  An in-depth discussion about various topics including:

Episode #2 -   What You Need to Graduate From SBU
Episode #3 –   Is it Too Late To Change Your Major or Add a Minor?
Episode #4 -   Getting Involved in Research, Internships, Study Abroad, & Volunteering
Episode #8 -   How to Prepare for Registration Season
Episode #10 – How to Avoid Late Graduation
Episode #11 – Start of Semester Preparation
Episode #12 – Late adding/dropping and the move up/drop down
Episode #13 – All About Graduation

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