Advising & Registration Overview

Declare or Change a Major/Minor

The process is simple! Complete an Academic Change form [pdf] and submit it to the Office of Academic Affairs. This form also allows you to change your academic advisor.

Having trouble choosing a major? We can help!


Useful Registration Information


Registering for more than 19 credit hours?

Send an email to your academic advisor that includes the following:

  • Semester for which you are requesting the overload
  • Total number of credit hours requested
  • List of all intended courses (DEPT Course# Credit Hours)
  • Reason for the request
  • A note at the end of the email asking your advisor to forward your email with his or her comments and approval to Dr. David Pate dpate@sjfc.edu and Cc: Jamie Mosca jmosca@sjfc.edu.

If approved by Dr. Pate, your credit limit will be raised and you will receive an email notifying you to register for the additional hour(s).


Find Your Advisor on Fish 'R' Net

To find the name of your advisor:

  1. Log into Fish 'R' Net
  2. Select Student Services and Financial Aid
  3. Select Student Records
  4. Select View Advisor Email Address

Spring Semester Highlighted Dates

» Spring 2014 Academic Calendar

Tues., January 7

Mon., January 13

  • Classes begin at 8am

Sun., January 19

  • Last day to add a course on Fish 'R' Net

Sun., February 2

  • Last day to withdraw from a course without academic record

Mon., February 3

  • "W" grades begin for course withdrawals

Sun., March 23

  • Last day to withdraw from a course with a "W" grade

Week of April 1

  • Summer and Fall '14 courses posted
  • Registration PINs and timeslots assigned
  • Advisees begin meeting with advisors

Fri., April 11

  • Summer course registration for current students begins

Mon. - Wed., April 14 - 16

  • Fall course registration begins by assigned times

Mon., April 28

  • Final exams begin

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