How to Find Your BCTC Advisor | BCTC

How to Find Your BCTC Advisor


Your assigned academic advisor can assist you with many aspects during your BCTC career, such as answering general questions, developing an academic plan for your program or major, assisting with class schedules, referring you to other services on campuses as needed, and much more. Your academic advisor should be one of your first points of contact when you have questions!

To find the name and contact information for your Academic Advisor, please follow these steps:

  1. Go to MyPath
  2. Select the Student Self-Service tile
    screenshot of MyPath with Student Self-Service tile framed in red
  3. Select the Student Center tile
    screenshot of Student Self-Service screen with Student Center tile framed in red
  4. Scroll down to below your messages. In the lower right corner you will see your Advisor Information: Advisor name (email) and phone number
    screenshot of Student Center with Advisor Information in lower-right corner framed in red
  5. Click on Details to go to the My Advisors screen. From here, you can select "Notify Selected Advisors" and send your Advisor an email to get an appointment set up!

Having Trouble? Try Starfish Instead!

You can also find your Academic Advisor through Starfish:

  1. Go to MyPath
  2. Under "Take Me To", Select "Starfish"
    Screenshot of MyPath with link to Starfish framed in red
  3. Under "My Success Network" and "Your Connections", find your Academic Advisor - Assigned
    Screenshots of My Success Network in Starfish

    If your assigned advisor is using Starfish for appointments, use the dropdown box to schedule an appointment. If no appointments are available, you can choose to email your advisor instead.

    If you are still having difficulties, you can always use the use the "Raise Your Hand" feature within Starfish to request additional assistance. A Success Specialist will reach out to help!