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The Academic Advising Resource Center at the University of Richmond provides support to advisors and advisees in the School of Arts & Sciences, the Robins School of Business, and the Jepson School of Leadership Studies.

Convey a Concern Report

Concerned about a student's academic progress? Fill out a Convey a Concern report, which will be sent to the AARC and the appropriate college dean's office for follow up.

Information Distribution Request Form

Do you have information that you would like to share with academic advisors?  Please follow this link to fill out a request form.  More information may be found on the form.

Advising Announcement

Per the University's guidance regarding COVID-19, the Academic Advising Resource Center staff will be working virtually until further notice.  

  STUDENTS:  Information about being advised for Fall 2020 registration may be found here.

  ADVISORS:  Information about advising for Fall 2020 registration may be found here.

We are available by phone or email to answer questions.

AARC Director - Dr. Leah Frierson,, (804) 289-8129

AARC Admin - Ms. Andrea Vest,, (804) 287-6574

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Advising Announcements

Do you have information that you would like to share with academic advisors?  Submit your information using this form, and we will post it here.

Pre-Business Advising

Laura Thompson, Business School Assistant Dean, will be advising prospective Business majors via video and Zoom.  Students are asked to first watch a video, and then join a group meeting on one of the following days:

Contact Laura Thompson with any questions.


Education Major/Minor Options-Careers in Teaching
The Education Department is pleased to announce additional offerings for UR students who seek to become licensed classroom teachers. Students seeking to become licensed elementary teachers through the study of educational theory and instructional practices can now pursue a major in Elementary Education beginning in the Fall of 2020.  Additionally, students with interests in the secondary or comprehensive content areas of English, Foreign Language, History/Social Studies, Math, Science, or Art (Dance Arts, Theatre Arts or Visual Arts) can continue to minor in Education and seek teacher certification. More information may be found at

Contact Us

Mailing address:

Boatwright Library Administration Wing, Suite 2
261 Richmond Way
University of Richmond, VA 23173

Phone: (804) 287-6574
Fax: (804) 289-8126

Director: Dr. Leah Frierson
Administrative Coordinator: Andrea Vest