New Hire Orientation Resources

New advising staff, please use this site in its entirety as a one-stop shop for many of the tools and materials you will need to be successful here at MTSU. In addition to the website, this page in particular includes links to past trainings and documents that may be of particular interest to you. 


New Hire Training Checklist

Guiding Principles for Academic Advisors

NACADA Core Competencies

Legal Issues in Advising

Recorded Advisor Trainings 


A Deep Dive into Scholars Academy & STARS Zoom Presentation Recording

Using Argos & Excel in Advising Excel Video Tutorials

Summer 2019

Targeted Training: ROTC Program Tour Presentation and Advisor Handout

Mental Health First Aid Training 

Targeted Training: VA Center Tour VA Staff Directory


Advising Newsletters Archive

Issue 1

August 31, 2019

Issue 2

February 25, 2020