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Director's Message

Welcome to the University Academic Advisement Center! Whether a prospective or current student, we welcome you to Jackson State University!  The University Academic Advisement Center (UAAC) is committed to assisting students with identifying their educational goals in a supportive and professional manner.  Every student’s path is unique, and our responsibility is to provide you with support throughout your journey. 

The UAAC provides centralized advising services for undergraduate students entering and continuing at Jackson State University.  The UAAC academic advisors are here to encourage the timely and successful completion of the baccalaureate degree. Through our services, we reinforce the important role of academic advising in student achievement, retention and graduation.


Galina M. Bennett, Ph.D.

Director, University Academic Advisement Center



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Jackson State University
P.O. Box 17083
Jackson, Mississippi 39217-0183

Phone: 601 -979-2127



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