Advising Sessions for New Students

New Student Advising session for Spring term will begin in March.

See the STORM workshop calendar for March dates and call 503.472.9482 to schedule or schedule your advising session online through ChemekNET (see tutorial below).

These sessions are designed for students beginning Spring term 2015, which beings March 30, 2015.  Please check the "8 steps to success" handout to prepare for an advising session.

Register for a session through

Click here to view the ChemekNET tutorial

Arrive prepared with the following items -

  • COMPASS or ASSET placement test scores
  • Chemeketa issued username and password for My Chemeketa
    • Arrive early if you need help finding this information
  • Unofficial transcripts if transferring from another college or university and information regarding completed CLEP, Advanced Placement, and International Baccalaureate tests completed during high school.
  • Pen or pencil

How may we help?

We provide academic advising throughout the term on an appointment basis only. Academic advising is available as follows –

  • Monday through Thursday - 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Friday 8 am - 3 pm
  • Schedule an appointment by calling our main office at 503.472.9482.

S.T.O.R.M Advising Workshops

Various workshops are offered multiple times throughout the term.  These workshops will outline and answer the general "how to" questions that come up with new and returning students. Space is limited so sign up for a workshop in advance by call 503.472.9482.

See the workshop calendar for days and times of workshops, then please schedule your space either through Chemeknet or by calling the int information desk. Workshop times and dates are subject to change.  Please confirm your appointment 24 hours before you arrive with the information desk staff at 503.472.9482.

Getting Started Workshop - This workshop is designed for future students and will provide an introduction to the following-  Admission process, accessing college services, financial aid, programs of study, placement testing, costs, and timelines. 

New Student Advising (NSA) -  All new students to Chemeketa are required to attend a New Student Advising workshop. This workshop is designed for students who have completed the the 8 steps to enrollment and are ready to begin credit classes.  You will meet with an advisor to plan your first term classes, interpret your placement test scores, and learn how to register for classes.

For more information, call 503.472.9482 or visit the Chemeketa Yamhill Valley campus at 288 NE Norton Lane in McMinnville.