Undergraduate Advising

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Is this your first year at ASU?

First-year students (not including new transfer students or online students) receive advising support in Armstrong Hall.

First-year advising

Academic advisors support students in achieving academic success and in making progress toward their goals.  Our advisors work with new and continuing students, transfer students, and prospective students.  If you're already an English or Film and Media Studies major or minor, or just considering making a change, we're here to help!


Appointment Hours: Mon - Fri, 9a.m. to 4 p.m. (Arizona time)
Location: Ross-Blakley Hall
Phone: 480-965-3168
Email: englishadvising@asu.edu

Course override requests

To request an override into an English or Film and Media Studies class, complete this online override form

Change of major

Looking to change your major? Explore degrees and request major changes online here, or schedule an advising appointment to discuss your interests and degree options.

Schedule an appointment

We’d love to meet with you, either in person or over the phone. To get started, please select:

Appointments are an average of 30 minutes and are held at Ross Blakely Hall. Please check in at the front desk when you arrive.

To schedule an in-person appointment, call 480-965-3168 or click the button below.

Make an appointment

Appointments are an average of 30 minutes and will take place on the phone. To schedule a phone appointment, click the button below.

Once scheduled, call the main office at 480-965-3168 at your appointment date and time, and you will be transferred to your advisor. All appointments are scheduled in Arizona time. You must have access to a computer and your My ASU account during advising.

Make an appointment

During their first year on campus, students will meet with an advisor in the Armstrong Hall advising hubs. The advisors in Armstrong Hall are dedicated to providing new students with meaningful plans to meet their academic and career goals.

To schedule an appointment with a first year advisor at Armstrong Hall, please call 480-965-6506.

Walk-in advising hours:

Mon & Thurs - 2PM - 4PM (AZ time) during the fall and spring semesters.  During summer and school breaks, advising is available by appointment only.

Please note that walk-in appointments are 15 minutes in length and are appropriate for quick questions, overrides and schedule checks.

For new students, changes of major, academic probation, or other holds, you must schedule a regular appointment.

To hold a walk in appointment, check in at the front desk at Ross Blakley Hall or call 480-965-3168 during walk in hours. Appointments are completed on a first come, first served basis.