Advising for COMM Majors

How do you make an appointment?

Make an appointment with your advisor via SSC Campus. If you're unable to make an appointment on SSC Campus, contact your advisor via email to make an appointment. When you email your advisor, please use your email account and include your UID#.

Not sure who your COMM advisor is?
Check UMDegree through the Student tab on MyMemphis.

UMDegree Student Guide (pdf)

New to the COMM major? Don't have an advisor in COMM yet?
Fill out this online form and we'll get you started.

How do you prepare for advising?
Consult the appropriate checklist.

Consult UMDegree through the Student tab on MyMemphis.

Familiarize yourself with your degree requirements.

When should you make an advising appointment?
You should make your advising appointment at least 1 or 2 weeks before registration begins. Registration for Spring 2018 begins November 13.

Need immediate assistance?
Contact: Dionne Ballinger

Want more information about our programs of study?
Communication Studies Concentration: Dr. Craig Stewart

Film & Video Production Concentration: Prof. Roxie Gee

Online BA program: Dr. Allison Graham


Are you planning to graduate in MAY 2018? It's time to check out for graduation by following the two steps below.

Apply to Graduate through MyMemphis
Click MyDegree Tab
Complete steps 2 and 3
Meet with the Graduation Analyst, Ms. Rika Hudson. Call to schedule your checkout appointment, 901.678.2350.
You must file your intent and schedule your appointment by November 8 (for May Graduation).

Schedule your checkout appointment today by calling 901.678.2350.