New Student Services Program: Virtual Drop-In Meetings available NOW through the Navigation Student App

Have just a quick question for a counselor? Need help with your schedule? Virtual Drop-In Meetings are available October 25 through November 14. No appointment necessary! 

Virtual Drop-In Times:
Monday and Wednesday:  8:30 a.m. -4:00 p.m. and 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Virtual Drop-In Meeting are perfect for quick questions. A few examples:

  • Quick course recommendations for Spring or Summer 2022
  • Drop/add minor
  • CATS Hold
  • Drop courses 

For more in-depth conversations, please schedule an actual appointment through Navigate. A few examples:

  • Drop/add major
  • Career guidance
  • Guidance on academic struggles in one or more courses
  • Graduate school application help 

Virtual Drop-In Meeting Instructions:
Meetings are based on a first come, first served basis. Wait time will vary. Students will be placed in a waiting room until a counselor becomes available.

  1. Download and open the Navigate app on your device
  2. Under the Explore Tab, choose "Appointments" then under "My Appointments." select "Schedule an Appointment"
  3. Under the tab "New Appointment," go to the bottom under "Other Options" and select "Drop-In Times"
  4. Under question, "What type of appointment would you like to schedule?" select "Academic Advising " option and then for the "Service," select "Advising"
  5. At the top, click on "College of Human Sciences & Education"
  6. Select, "Check in with first available."
  7. Click on the Drop-In Online button under the available advisor. Once you click on the button, you will be automatically added into the queue to meet with an advisor.

You will receive a text message and/or email with a Zoom meeting link when an academic advisor is available. Students not present in the Zoom meeting within 10 minutes may be marked as no-show and required to rejoin the queue. 

If you have any questions regarding virtual drop-in meetings, please email chseinfo@lsu.edu.