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Online Academic Advising

TCC's online academic advising is designed to help you succeed. 

An online academic advisor will help you identify online resources and tools that can help you make your way through the college maze and get another step closer to your goals.

How can an online academic advisor help me?

Online academic advising services include:

  • One-on-one live chat with a qualified academic advisor 
  • Degree plan/audit review
  • Course selection for registration
  • Help with registration issues
  • Online New Student Group Advisement (NSGA)
  • Texas Success Initiative (TSI) help, including:
    • Assessment referrals
    • Score interpretation
    • Holds

What's not included with online academic advising?

Online academic advising does not include:

  • Transcript requests/evaluations
  • Financial aid review
  • Granting petitions/course exceptions
  • Academic recovery plans
  • Counseling services
  • Academic appeals
  • Other support services that require on-campus office support

How do I chat with an online academic advisor?

You can connect with an online academic advisor via myTCC Blackboard. Follow instructions for connecting with an online academic advisor.

Online Academic Advising Hours

Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–11 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.–4 p.m.
Sunday: 5–10 p.m.


Online Academic Advising 
Note: Please include your Colleague ID number in your email

Updated March 27, 2020