Technology in Advising

Just as a craftsman is only as good as their tools, advising technology is quickly becoming a necessary part of the advising process. Technology is advancing at a rate that makes it difficult to stay up-to-date on all the latest technologies. In an effort to assist the growing need for tech-savvy advisors, the following list of articles and resources have been compiled to simplify the learning process. 


NACADA resources:

Other resources:


Appointment scheduling software articles:

Appointment scheduling software vendors: 

Blogging articles:

Blogging Examples:

Needs assessment for technology:

Online orientation software vendors:

Social media articles:

Student Information Management System Vendors:

Texting articles:

Texting software vendors:

Virtual academic advising services:


  • Dalhousie University, Like us on Facebook to connect with First-year Advisors
  • North Carolina State University, Virtual Advising
  • Radford University, On-Line Advising


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