Resources & Help

We hope that this page will provide you with the information and links to resources that you need to be successful at Appalachian. If you can't find what you are looking for, let us know and we will direct you. Our contact information is in the box in the left-hand column of this page. The Quick Guide section gives a very brief outline of what the service is. If you click on the link, you will find more information about that service, as well as a link to the office that provides the service. Additionally, there is a table of Useful Links at the bottom of the page.

Quick Guide:

Career Devolpment Center: Assists in job and internship search skills. Helps you build a professional resume, wite a cover letter, and develop your interviewing skills.

Counseling Center: Individual and group counseling; help with academic withdrawal; help with return after a temporary absence.

Course Equivalency Guide: Helps you work out how your course may transfer to Appalachian. 

Degree Works: Helps you keep track of courses you have completed and courses you still need to do.

Learning Assistance Program (LAP): Academic help, including tutoring.

Library: Library introduction and resources specifically designed for transfer students.

Off-campus Housing: Need to find a roommate? Need to find an apartment? This is the place to start.

Office of Disability Services: Need help getting accommodations for classes, tests, papers? Check here.

Office of Transfer Services: Do you have questions about how your credit will transfer to Appalachian? OTs can help.

Career Exploration Office: Help with choosing a major or career.

Writing Center: Get help with writing your papers.

List of useful links:

Department Phone
Academic Advising 828 262 2167
Admissions 828 262 2120
AppalCART (Information about bus routes and schedules)  
Bookstore 828 262 3070
Career Development Center 828 262 2180
Career Exploration Office  
Childcare Options  
Club Directory  
Counseling Services 828 262 3180
Course Equivalency Guide  
DegreeWorks  
Early Registration Advising  
Financial Aid 828 262 2190
Four Year Guides  
Golden Leaf Scholarship Program  
Health Services 828 262 3100
Housing 828 262 2160
International Education and Development  
Learning Assistance Program 828 262 3044
Library 828 262 2818
Maps and Directions  
MAP-Works  
Off-Campus Community Relations 828 262 8284
Off-Campus Housing  
Office of Disability Services 828 262 3056
Office of Transfer Services 828 262 7877
Orientation  
Parking 828 262 2878
Student Club Directory  
Student Employment  
Student Support Services 828 262 3046
Study Skills 828 262 3044
Tau Sigma (Transfer Student Honor Society)  
Transfer Student Resources  
Tutoring 828 262 3044
University Housing  
University Writing Center  

About Appalachian and Boone

Click this link to find out more about Appalachian and Boone.

Still not sure what the Boone has to offer? Then check out this website, which gives a comprehensive listing of all kinds of activities and attractions in the Boone area: http://exploreboonearea.com

The Mentors

Mentors Fall 2016

Transfer Student Mentor, Kate Hayes, addressing Transfer Orient

Transfer Mentor, Ashley Newman, addressing Transfer Orientation

Need help?

Check out the resources on the Resources and Help page. Help topics/resources include:

  • Finding a tutor
  • Choosing the right major
  • The Counseling Center
  • Community/Housing resources
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