Academic Advising


Academic advising is a critical component to your college experience. Advising is an interactive process between you and your Student Success Navigator/Advisor to ensure student success through proactive support and guidance during your time at LWTech. 

Advisors & Student Success Navigators Can Help You

  • Understand your math and English assessment results.
  • Plan your education at LWTech.
  • Register for your first quarter classes.
  • Work with you towards your academic and career goals by identifying strengths, weaknesses, and barriers that may hinder your ability to be successful.
  • Provide clarification about program requirements & academic planning, college policies, and procedures.
  • Connect with other services on campus that can help you be successful.
  • Explore transfer opportunities from LWTech.

Getting Started With Academic Advising

Registration for Spring Quarter 2018 is OPEN!

Spring quarter will start on Monday, April 2, 2018. Register today, classes are filling quickly.


Advising By Appointments

The Advising Office offers both scheduled appointments and drop-in hours. In order to see an advisor, students must have applied for admission and have a student ID number.

You can schedule an appointment with your assigned advisors Monday-Friday by calling (425) 739-8300. 

Typical appointments are for 30-60 minute sessions.

Typical Scheduled Appointment Topics 

  • Educational planning
  • Registering for your first quarter of classes
  • Transcript evaluation
  • Competitive admission processes
  • Planning for transfer
  • And more!

Drop-in Advising

Advisors are available for brief ~15 minute sessions on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Regular Drop-In Hours

Drop-In Cancellations & Office Closures:

  • Thursday, March 8 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., West Building, W207 will be closed
  • Friday, March 16 from 7:30 a.m to 10 a.m., West Building, W207 will be closed
  • Tuesday, March 20  West Building, W207 will be closed, NO daytime or evening drop-in advising will be available
  • Thursday, March 22, NO drop-in advising will be available

Summer and Fall 2018 Registration

Advising & Registration Day, May 8, 2018

Continuing student registration for summer and fall quarters opens on Tuesday, May 8. This day is called Advising Day. Students are encouraged to meet with their faculty advisor and/or to set up an appointment prior to advising day with their Academic Advisor by calling (425) 739-8300.

The Advising office will be available for drop-in hours this day:

8 a.m to 3 p.m. in West Building, W207

4 p.m to 5:30 p.m. in West Building, W201

New Student Registration, February 8, 2018

New students can register for courses for the summer and fall quarters starting on Thursday, May 10. Students are encouraged to make appointments to meet with their Academic Advisor prior to this day to plan their courses by calling (425) 739-8300.

The Advising Office will be available for drop-in hours this day:

8 a.m to 3 p.m. in West Building, W207