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Virtual Advising

Virtual Advising

Virtual Advising provides students with the opportunity to speak one-on-one with a professional advisor to explore academic options and opportunities.

Virtual Advising Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Virtual Advisors are available via:

Virtual Lobby can be accessed by students by logging into Q-Less. Enter your preference for a callback or a virtual meeting. An advisor will be back in touch with you as quickly as possible.

Enter the Virtual Lobby

Hours of Operation

  • Monday & Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday & Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Hours of Operation

  • Monday & Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday & Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

virtualadvising@nvcc.edu

Notice:
We are currently experiencing very high traffic by email, it may take longer than 2 business days to receive an answer via email.

For quicker answers, please try Virtual Lobby or Chat. 

Response Time: Advisors respond within two business days when the college is open.

Virtual Advising Services

  • Review and interpret Advisement Reports
  • Provide contact information for various college departments and staff
  • Give academic calendar information
  • Program place students and provide guidance on selecting a major
  • Provide information about registration and scheduling

Virtual Advising Does Not:

  • Enroll students who are on academic probation in classes. You must contact your Academic Success counselor or attend a PASS group session. Additional information is located at Academic Success Counseling
  • Receive academic suspension and dismissal appeals. Please see Academic Standing policy and go to Academic Success Counseling for information.
  • Verify receipt of transcripts or forms by campus offices
  • Process Financial Aid
  • Verify receipt of Financial Aid documents
  • Provide specialized counseling for students seeking accommodation for disabilities, transfer students or students requiring referral to mental health counseling resources.
  • Assist current high school dual enrollment students with course enrollment

A NOVA Student ID number is required for most services.

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