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Based upon the MSU Denver decision to keep students off campus, all CPS academic advisors will be moving all academic advising appointments to either phone appointments or video/screen sharing advising through the Office 365 Teams application.

When you schedule an appointment online, please make sure to include your phone number and preference so that we can update your appointment details. If you request a Teams video/screen sharing appointment but we’re having issues with technology, we will default to a phone appointment. 

Please send an email to if you have any questions or concerns, or if you prefer to schedule an appointment via email. Please include your name, 900 number, major, phone number, days/times you are available, and preference for either phone appointment or video/screen sharing. 

Thank you! 

CPS Advising Mission Statement

MSU Denver academic advising empowers students to define and navigage their paths toward achieving their educational, career, and life goals.  The College of Professional Studies (CPS) primary objective is student success and CPS Advising achieves this through teaching students to make informed choices, providing clear, accurate, and timely guidance and support.

CPS Advising Services

Services our office provides include (but are not limited to):

  • Advising for major and minor requirements in CPS. Click here to view the programs CPS currently offers.
  • Advising on general studies for CPS majors.
  • Advising for overall academic policies and procedures.
  • Advising for basic degree requirements for graduation.
  • Removal of Orientation/Advising holds, 45-credit hour general studies holds, and 60-credit hour general studies holds.
  • Declaration of majors and minors.
  • Completion of Math peer study contracts and overrides for math courses (for eligible students).
  • Interpretation of Accuplacer test results for English, Math, and Reading.

To learn more about our contact information and advising within our departments, view our contact page.

Looking for a job on campus? Please take a look at the work-study position currently open to all work-study qualified or eligible students! Click here.

Important Dates

Registration Information: If you have questions about your degree plan, please contact our office at 303-615-1099 to schedule an appointment.

January 21 - Classes Begin (Full-Semester Classes)

January 27 - Last day to self-register for Full-Semester Spring Classes

January 28 - Last day to drop Full-Semester Spring Classes with 100% refund

February 6th - Last day to drop Full-Semester Spring Classes with 50% refund

February 24 - Summer 2020 Priority Registration Begins 

March 23 - Spring Break (Campus Open, No Classes)

March 30 - Fall 2020 Priority Registration Begins

April 3 - Last day to Withdraw from Full-Semester Spring classes

May 11 - Final Exam week 

May 15 - Spring 2020 Commencement

May 25 - Memorial Day (Campus Closed)


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Office Location:

West Classroom 153