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Guide to Academic Advising: Digital Library

This guide includes information about accessing advising services and utilization of advising tools.

Academic Advising at Stark State

Need to Meet with a Gateway Advisor or Financial Aid Specialist without coming to campus?

Join Stark State’s Virtual Student Services queue for assistance!

With our QLess “virtual Line” system, it is easy to access Admissions, Financial Aid, Gateway Advising and Career Services representatives from the comfort and safety of your home.

Join a line via cell phone or computer, Get updates via text, Get notified when you are up next, Receive a call

From our website kiosk | Main Campus location | Akron location  

On a mobile phone App | Download the QLess app to join a virtual line | App Store for Apple iOS  | Google Play for Android

By text | Text “Stark State” for Main campus or “Stark State Akron” for the Akron campus to 419-419-3430

By phone | Call 330-494-6170 and ask to get in line


Virtual Queue - Hours of Operation

Monday – Wednesday 8:00-5:30 | Thursday - Friday 8:00-4:30


It’s an unusual time for us all here on planet Earth.

But you don’t have to let the uncertainty keep you from your goals.


Register today for your fall classes.

The Returning Student Advising Center available on Blackboard.

You can also call in to speak to someone: 1-571-392-7650, PIN: 117 032 9880


On campus

August 3 – 5 | M-W: 10 am - 6 pm

August 10 – 13 | M - Th: 10 am - 6 pm

August 17 – 29 | M - Th: 10 am - 6 pm; F: 10 am - 4 pm; S: 10 am - 1 pm

August 31 - Sept. 1 | M - Tu: 10 am - 6 pm

Remote Return Advising Center:
Monday - Thursday: 11 am - 7 pm
Friday: 11 am - 4 pm

Need help accessing the returning advising center? Contact Therese Revlock.

Academic Advisor Information


Click on the document below for information about your Stark State accounts including username and password information.

Advising Preparation

New Student Advising

Remote Advising


Advising Purpose