Welcome to Walker College of Business Academic Advising

Drop Date Extended

Please note that the drop date for full semester and half semester courses has been extended to April 21.  Courses dropped on or by this date will not count as career drops.  You will not be able to drop a course after this date like previous COVID semesters.  If you have questions, please see an advisor.  

Request Registration Assistance

If you are getting an error message when trying to register for a WCOB course, click here to read about common reasons for error messages. 

If you have reviewed the link above and you still don't know what the problem is, please click the link to

Request Registration Help 

Someone will be in touch with you to solve your problem as soon as possible.

Zoom in for Appointment Check in

The WCOB Advising Center continues to serve students remotely. 

Please click this Zoom link

(Password: 2126; if Zoom does not open, click Launch Meeting)

  • To check in for an advising appointment
  • To ask questions related to our services

You may need to be logged in with your App State credentials to Zoom with us.

You may also call 828-262-2700 or email.

To make an advising appointment, please click on the yellow button to the left.

Important Dates

All dates subject to change. See Academic Calendar for full list of important dates.

Spring 2021
April 1 - 15  Early Registration
April 2  University Holiday
April 20 - 23  Late Sr Checks
April 21  Last Date to Drop a Course
April 28  Last Day of Classes
April 29  Reading Day
April 30, May 3- May 6  Final Exams
May 7, 8, 10, 11 and 12  Commencement Ceremonies

Summer 2021
May 24  First Day of Class Summer Session I
May 25  Drop/add for Summer Session I
June 9  Last Date to Drop a Summer I Class
June 25  Last Day of Class for Summer Session I
July 1  First Day of Class for Summer Session II
July 2  Drop/add for Summer Session II
July 5  State Holiday - No Classes; University Closed
July 6  Last Day to Drop a Summer Session II Class
August 4  Last Day of Class for Summer Session II

Fall 2021
August 16  First Day of Class


The Walker College of Business Academic Advising Center is a centralized advising center staffed by professional advisors and records specialists who serve current and prospective BSBA majors, BA-Economics majors and other students taking business courses at Appalachian State University.

Students can visit the center for assistance with:

  • Academic planning
  • Registration assistance
  • Senior checks