Where do I find my WebAdvisor Username and Password? Your WebAdvisor username and password can be found through WebAdvisor.
1. Go to WebAdvisor. 2. Click on Students 3. On the WebAdvisor Current Students page, click What’s my username and password? 4. On the BORIS page, follow the prompts given. (NOTE: The Colleague ID number is the same as your student ID number found on your Buzz Card or on the www.BHSU.edu/LoginHelp page.)
What if I am setting up a new password and there is an incorrect email address listed for me or not one at all? Contact the Admissions Office at 605.642.6343 and they will enter the appropriate email address for you so you can continue processing a new password.
What is the syn number? This is a unique 5-digit number that has been assigned to all courses sections. You can use this number for Express Registration in WebAdvisor.
Is it mandatory for students to meet with their advisor? If you have 60 credit hours or less, you are required to meet with an advisor before you can register for classes. More information about mandatory advising. If you are a returning or transfer student, you should meet with your advisor - please look at the mandatory advising page to find details about how to determine who your advisor is. Students on academic review or receiving advisement from the Student Success Center are required to meet with advisors and will not be able to use WebAdvisor.
What about adding and dropping courses? Students wishing to drop/add should use WebAdvisor registration.
To Drop a Class
1. Go to WebAdvisor 2. Log In 3. Click on the "Students" button 4. Select "Register and Drop Sections" under "Registration" 5. Use the drop-down to select "Drop" 6. Check the box next to the course you wish to drop 7. Click "Submit"
If faculty signatures are required for an override, such as a class closure, assistance will be available in the Registrar's Office, Woodburn 104. Signatures are not required for dropping a class.
What about holds (or restrictions)? All holds must be taken care of prior to registration. Students with holds will not be permitted to register. Visit our holds page to learn more about holds and how to take care of them.
Can students register for independent studies and internships on WebAdvisor? Because of the nature of these courses, students are not permitted to register for them with WebAdvisor. Registration for these courses will take place in the Registrar's Office, Woodburn 104. These courses require both the faculty and college deans permission.
How is the date and time determined for registration priorities? These priorities are based on your completed credits as of the end of the previous semester and assigned to result in staggered start times to prevent overload within the Regental system.
Where can students get a printout of their classes? To print your schedule:
1. Login to WebAdvisor. 2. Click on Students Menu 3. In the Academic Profile section, select My Class Schedule 4. In the Term field, select the term. 5. Click SUBMIT 6. In your browser, select Print.