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Freshman GROUP ADVISING. Fall 2012. University College. The ISET Major is part of University College ISET is the largest major at UNC. How you prepare for Group Advising. Gather forms View unofficial transcript on URSA Update ISET Checklist Meet with advisor - create a 4-year plan.

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Freshman group advising


Fall 2012

University college
University College

  • The ISET Major is part of University College

  • ISET is the largest major at UNC

How you prepare for group advising
How you prepare for Group Advising

  • Gather forms

  • View unofficial transcript on URSA

  • Update ISET Checklist

  • Meet with advisor - create a 4-year plan

Where do you find the forms
Where do you find the forms?

  • Pick up the forms at:

    • The ISET Office (McKee 227) or

    • Print from the ISET website

  • ISET course checklist

  • 4-year plan worksheet

  • Graduation Requirements Worksheet

Look at your unofficial transcript on ursa
Look at your Unofficial Transcript on URSA

  • Do you have the:

    • Correct major ? (minor if applicable)

    • Correct concentration ?

    • Elementary licensure ?

    • ESL endorsement ? (if applicable)

Do you have transfer credits
Do you have transfer credits?

  • These are listed by institution on your unofficial transcript

  • AP/IB credits

  • Contact Admissions {351-2881}

    if credits are not listed

  • Must have ‘C’ or higher for credits to transfer

  • Grades do not transfer

Spring registration dates
Spring Registration Dates

  • Registration date URSA  Student tab

    • Determine Your Date to Register

    • Check your URSA account for ‘Holds’

    • You will be unable to register with a ‘Hold’ on your account

    • Contact the appropriate office for questions regarding your specific ‘Hold’

Update your iset checklist
Update your ISET Checklist

  • Check the courses you completed according to your unofficial transcript (AP/IB) or transfer cr. if applicable)

  • Check the courses you are currently enrolled in

Update your iset graduation requirements
Update your ISET Graduation Requirements

  • Complete the ISET Graduation Requirements Form according to your unofficial transcript

    • ISET Graduation Requirements Form – -->

      Forms and resources  ISET Graduation Requirements Form

      For transfer credits put a ‘T’ for the semester you took the class

Update your 4 year plan
Update your 4-Year Plan

  • Include classes you plan to take next semester

  • Come prepared

  • Students with an updated checklist and

    4-year plan will receive priority in advising

Where are your classes located
Where are your classes located?

  • Carefullycheck the location of your classes

  • To ensure your classes are at UNC

    • Select Main Campus on URSA as Campus choice

    • DO NOT registerfor any class with:

      LOWR, LOV or COSP location

    • DIST = Extended Studies

      • {additional tuition cost}



  • Course Descriptions

    • Select appropriate prefix and course number

    • Read course description

  • Check out course prerequisites

    • Be aware of GPA requirements

Course information
Course Information

  • Some courses have unique requirements

    • EX: Online WEB; Hybrid; Recitation; Lab

  • To find out specifics about courses:

  • Click on the CRN #

  • Look at the information in Notes

  • It is your responsibility to be informed about the classes you choose

Course information1
Course Information

  • In the Math concentration:

  • MATH 391spring only class

  • In the Language Arts concentration

  • FILM 120 requires also registering for

    FILM 121

    *PTEP program requires a ‘B’ or better in

    ENG 122 OR ENG 123

Science course information
Science Course Information

  • BIO 265, SCI 265, and ESCI 265

    • You must register for the Lecture(3-4 cr) ~AND ~

    • You must register for the Lab(0 cr)

      **Submit both CRN numbers at the same time

Esl information
ESL Information

  • TESL 101 required 0 cr. application

    • Packet is available on Blackboard

  • Take with MAS 100 or MAS 275

    • 1 full year of college level Spanish

      • Take the Online Spanish Assessment


      • Additional Questions?

      • Contact [email protected]

You can take courses at a community college
You can take courses at acommunity college

  • See the Community College Guaranteed Transfer Agreement form

    • Located on the ISET website


  • Request transcripts be sent to Admissions

  • Gpa is very important
    GPA is Very Important!

    • 2.75 cumulative GPA needed for many PTEP prerequisite courses

    • Junior year  3.0 cumulative GPA prerequisite for:

      • EDEL 445/446 Literacy Block

      • EDEL 450 Math and Social Studies Methods

      • EDEL 453/454 Student Teaching Block

      • To calculate your GPA  follow the directions on the GPA Prediction Worksheet

    Course repeat best way to raise your gpa
    Course RepeatBest way to raise your GPA

    • May be applied toward a course for which you want to improve your grade

    • Contact Financial Aid regarding guidelines

    • Course Repeat does affect COF Stipend

    • Information 

    Where you can find ptep information
    Where you can find PTEPInformation


    • Very important

    • Required forms are available here

    • Check often--frequently updated

    Edfe 110
    EDFE 110

    • Register for EDFE 110 (prerequisite for PTEP courses) after completing 15 cr.

    • 0 credit course with no scheduled meetings

    • Print Checklist from

      • Complete requirements by due date

        • See website above for deadline

    Are y ou on the listserv
    Are you on the Listserv?

    • Check the ISET website bullet for Listserv

    • Helpful information for ISET major

      • Important dates and deadlines

      • Speakers and events

      • Volunteer opportunities

      • Employment opportunities

    Do you know about the iset library
    Do you know about the ISET Library?

    • Please visit the ISET Resource Library

      • McKee 227 (ISET Office)

    • Useful, current texts on:

      • Literacy, classroom management, strategies, cognitive function, PRAXIS II, etc…

    • Easy check-out

    • Come see what is available

    Sign up for your group advising session
    Sign-up for yourGroup Advising Session

    • Everyone must sign-up for a Group Advising session:

      • Call the ISET Office: 351-2929

        • OR

  • Stop by the ISET Office : McKee 227

  • Final n otes
    Final Notes

    • You can make an individual appointment after you have attended Group Advising if you have more questions or need to discuss issues privately

    • No PIN numbers are given in individual appointments

    Iset advisors mckee 227 351 2929
    ISET Advisors McKee 227 351-2929