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Academic Advising at the Milburn Center

As we seek to encourage and provide OBU students with a meaningful and effective experience/relationship related to academic advising, these are some resources that may help us accomplish that. This page will change frequently as new resources become available and as we feature more long-standing resources. So, visit often, and send your requests for information and/or advising tips to

What is Academic Advising?

At OBU, academic advising is the cultivation of a guidance or mentoring process involving a student and faculty member that provides both challenge and support for the academic journey.

This relationship will facilitate the development of personal responsibility in decisions regarding career planning, vocational choices, exploration of fields of study and subsequent course selection.

Advising Information