Student Services

General Information

From your first semester at Alabama through your last, the College of Arts and Sciences Student Services Center is here to answer your questions and guide you in planning your academic career. Stop by our offices in 200 Clark Hall or explore this website, which provides answers to the questions we hear most often from students.

Got questions? Visit our Ask an Adviser and FAQs pages for more info.

Need to talk to someone? Email us at or call us at (205) 348-5970.


Need to find a major? Read some tips for choosing a major/minor then start with the College of Arts and Sciences

Didn’t find what you were looking for? Check-out what’s available University-wide.

Current studentsDeclare, change, or add a major or minor here.

We have plenty of pre-professional programs available as well. Check out how to get involved in one of them right here.

Want to track your progress and academic plan? DegreeWorks is the tool to use.


Find out:

How A&S advising works.

Who your adviser is/will be.

Where to make an advising appointment.

What Frequently Asked Questions our students have.

Making the Most of Arts and Sciences

Apply for A&S scholarships as a current student.

Learn how to connect with internship positions.

Plan a study abroad experience.

Look into research, creative, and independent study opportunities.

Find out when our special academic policies come into play.


Find out how to prepare for graduation, whether you’re in your first semester or your last.

Look up graduation-related deadlines.

Registration & Add/Drop

Look up registration and add/drop deadlines.

Find out how to register and when to add or drop a class.

Learn about special registration circumstances, like auditing a class, getting on a waitlist, or obtaining permission to join a class that’s closed or for which you lack prerequisites.

Read our policies and procedures for withdrawing after the drop date.