Our Academic Advisors are here to help you understand your options, establish goals, and set up your academic plan. We look forward to meeting you soon!

Advising updates

Advising at our Fredericksburg Area Campus is now BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Appointments and drop-ins are available at all other locations, Monday-Thursday during normal business hours, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Appointments can be scheduled through Navigate.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Express Advising
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Express Advising

Express Advising is available Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. by Zoom!

Express advising is not available during college closures (planned or unplanned), holidays, or weekends, and is subject to change without notice.

Express Advising is for...

  • Schedule adjustments (moving/updating 1-2 courses)
  • Confirmation of courses before updating program of study
  • Prerequisite course check
  • How to view schedule and look up courses
  • Transcript evaluation process status updates
  • Graduation Review (unofficial)
  • Transient student registration and placement (will need transcripts!)

If your need/question is not on this list, please schedule an academic advising appointment through Navigate or drop in at our Culpeper, Locust Grove, or Stafford locations. The Fredericksburg Area Campus is by appointment only.

New Students

Complete the following steps before scheduling an appointment with an Academic Advisor.

  1. Complete the Application for Admissions
  2. Complete New Student Online Orientation
  3. Make an Appointment with an Academic Advisor through Navigate



Current & Returning Students

Do you need help scheduling classes, connecting to college programs, or getting student support?


Transfer & Visiting Students

Do you need assistance transferring credits or learning more about your options at Germanna Community College? 

  • Make an Appointment for Academic Advising using Navigate
  • Students wanting to transfer college credit from other schools to Germanna should bring a copy of all prior transcripts in order for the advisor to assist. Unofficial copies can be used for initial review, but official copies will be required to award credit.

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Do you have questions for an Academic Advisor?  Email us!

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Academic Advising

Advising Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. (Virtual only)

An advising session often takes one hour. Arrive at least one hour prior to closing.

Fredericksburg Area Campus

Advising at our Fredericksburg Area Campus is currently BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. Appointments may be scheduled using Navigate.

Extended Virtual Advising Hours

  • Monday - Thursday: 5:30 -7 p.m. by appointment only

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