Students, you can schedule an advising appointment with your academic advisor online using Starfish. Log in using your Radford University username and password.

Schedule Your Advising Appointment

Connect with your advisor, view messages from faculty and find resources on campus using Starfish.

Schedule using Starfish

How to Schedule Your Appointment

  • Click “Advising Appoinments (Starfish)” within the Academic icon in your RU Portal
  • Click “My Success Network” located on the lefthand side of the main screen
  • Find your academic advisor and select “Schedule  Appoinment” (use your Degree Audit to find your advisor’s name)
  • At the top of the calendar, navigate to the "Week" view and use the arrows to scroll through the weeks to find availability (it will defualt to the current day)
  • Available appointments will have a green "plus-sign". Find a date and time that will work for you and click the link "Sign Up"
  • Complete “Add Appointment” form and click "Submit"
  • You will be notified via email that you have been scheduled for an appointment


Fall 2016 Semester

Aug 29- First day of classes

Sept 4- Last day to Add/Drop

Sept 5- Labor day (classes in session)

Sept 12- Last day to withdraw with a full tuition refund

Sept 12- Last day to apply for Fall Graduation

Nov 4- Last day to withdraw from one or more(but not all) with a grade of a "W"

Nov 18- Last day for a University Withdraw(all classes) with a grade of a "W"

Nov 19 to 27- Thanksgiving Break

Dec 9- Last day of classes

Dec 12 to 15- Spring Exams

Dec 17- Spring Commencement