Patti Williamson, Director of the Pre-major Advising Center was honored by Interim Provost, Dr. Kenna Colley for her distinguished service and leadership as the Chair for the Academic Advising Committee. Patti Williamson served as the Academic Advising Council Chair from 2015-2018. 

Thank you so much for your all of your hard work and dedication!



Academic advising at Radford University supports students so that they might succeed in their pursuit of undergraduate degrees, their achievement of productive and satisfying careers, and their attainment of life goals. While course selection and registration are important aspects of advising, Radford University endorses a developmental approach, in which students are assisted in obtaining knowledge and developing skills that help them better understand themselves and their potential.

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  1. Highlanders Festival features Celtic fun and action »


    Musicians, artists, athletes and visitors from across the region celebrated the Highlander tradition of merrymaking at the 22nd annual Radford Highlanders Festival in Bisset Park on Oct. 6.

  2. Fashion design, criminal justice showcase Radford in the media »


    Radford University students and faculty appeared on various media outlets over the past week.

  3. Entire MOT Class of 2017 earns certification by passing national exam »


    The Radford University Master of Occupational Therapy (MOT) Class of 2017 posted a pass rate of 100 percent on their certification exams to advance toward licensure and practice.

  4. MOT program welcomes new leadership team »


    Associate Professor Sarah Smidl and Assistant Professor Judi Malek-Ismail have been named interim chair and associate chair of the Master's Occupational Therapy Program in Radford University's Waldron College of Health and Human Services.

  5. BOV holds quarterly meeting Oct. 2-3 »


    The Radford University Board of Visitors held its quarterly meeting Oct. 2-3 in the Mary Ann Jennings Hovis Memorial Board Room.

  6. Sustainability Week is here  »


    Campus Sustainability Week is Oct. 8-11, and the Sustainability Leadership Team has a number of events and activities planned.

  7. Professor, student featured in media outlets »


    Radford University senior Mashail Alghamdi was featured on two media outlets about her historic appearance at New York Fashion Week and Criminal Justice Assistant Professor Luke William Hunt was featured on a radio show.