Advising Knowledge Base Academics Advising How do I find contact information or office locations for professors / faculty members? What is the Advising Hold? Why do I have to take math and English right now? What is “locking in” or “saving” my schedule? How many hours do undergraduate students typically take during the fall/spring semesters? How many credit hours do I need to graduate with a bachelor’s degree? Does it hurt me to drop a course? What should I do if I am thinking about dropping a course? When will I get an advisor in my academic department? As an incoming freshman, undeclared or transfer student, who is my advisor? How can I register for classes?