NSU Main Campus
(954) 262-7990
Horvitz Administration Building
Second Floor

M–F: 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
T and W, extended hours: open until 6:00 p.m.

Online and Off-Campus
Office hours may vary. Contact your advisor.


Our new walk-in advising format is a concise 15-minute session
intended for brief guidance to move you forward in your academic process.

International Students

International students

The Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS) provides complete support and advisory services to NSU’s international students.

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Professor Barry Barnes

Barry Barnes, Ph.D.
Professor of Leadership

”I work toward energizing and involving students to shift learning from passive-dependent to active-experiential. My goal is for students to stretch and work to their fullest capabilities by both understanding and applying the management theories and concepts presented, not merely memorizing them.”


Student and advisor at desk

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Schedule an Advising Appointment

All students must sign the SEA Agreement when registering for classes.

Meeting with your Academic Advisor

Your undergraduate advisor is a full-time professional, ready to help you pursue your educational goals. Learning about the resources that NSU offers is essential. As a student, you play a critical role in the advising process beginning with the selection of your first semester courses and creating your academic plan. Your academic advisor is committed to assisting you with this process.

To make the most of your advising sessions, please review the following:

Before Seeing Your Academic Advisor

At Your Advising Session

Academic Advising—Advisement Checklist

The following tips can help you succeed:

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Academic Advisor Changes

In order for students to receive personal attention, the Undergraduate Academic Advising Center has assigned a primary advisor to assist you throughout your undergraduate studies. If, for any reason, you would like to change your advisor, please call (954) 262-7990 to make an appointment to speak with an Assistant Director or email