Advising and Academics

Learning Curve: Creating Balance between Academic and Social Interactions

A large part of the university experience is social in nature, whether that involves organized involvement opportunities or the way students choose to utilize their free time while out of classes. Hanging out with friends in the University Dining Hall, going to the movies with friends, late night gatherings on campus, staying up all night, […]

Recharging the Brain: Self-Care Works Wonders during Finals Week

At the end of  each semester, Campus Recreation and the Academic Resource Center partner to bring some much needed relaxation to Bellarmine students. Students can drop by any of the four dates to enjoy a free 5 minute chair massage, healthy snacks, and crafting. If that wasn’t enough to soothe and support our stressed Knights, certified […]

Step into BU at Knight U

Step into BU at Knight U

On Saturday, Bellarmine welcomes nearly 400 students and their families to the Bellarmine Community. The annual event, Knight U, is the first of many big steps into Bellarmine. Students meet peers and discuss their academic plans with faculty and advisors. Parents and families receive an overview of the essentials of the Bellarmine experience from faculty, […]

New Advisor Day

New Advisor Day, which will be held on February 26, 2015, marks Bellarmine first-year students’ official transition to an advisor in their major. At the event, students have the opportunity to connect with their departments and meet their advisors. Undecided freshmen will have the opportunity to explore one major of interest or speak with an […]

So, Your Student Wants to Change Majors?

Registration for spring 2015 courses for began yesterday with the seniors. By November 14, nearly all current degree-seeking students will have registered for courses.  For freshmen who are unsure what they’ll major in, or those  having second thoughts about what they thought was a “sure thing” a few months ago, the process can seem even […]