Here we present information on who you can contact regarding academic advising in your College / Department along with ways in which we communicate to the academic advising community.

Academic Adviser allocations

Hallam students have an Academic Adviser allocated to them at the beginning of Semester 1/2 and will have contact with them at least 3 times per academic year to discuss;

  • Academic Progression Development;
  • Personal Development;
  • Professional Development.

Who are our Academic Advisers?

Academic Advisers are members of the teaching team within the Colleges and Departments. Each College / Department has an AA Lead and all the AA staff names are listed on the Academic Adviser staff list

Responsibility for the Hallam Academic Advising Framework sits with:

How do we communicate with our AAs?


  • New – What’s new for….March 2021 – communications to our academic advising community.
  • Our Academic Advising Update – October 2020 was circulated to all AA Leads in each College / Department.  Any queries please contact Melissa Jacobi.
  • The Semester 1 – 2019/20 update was circulated to all AA Leads. 
  • We also use this website to create Blog Posts which are circulated to staff that have subscribed to the site.
  • We also create a ‘What’s new for course leaders’ communication that is circulated to all College staff at the beginning of each month. This will also highlight any AA guidance and information.
  • Visit our Academic Communications page for further details and how you can use this method to promote your own practice and information. 


If you have any queries about this page, please contact the Academic Development & Diversity Team. Last updated: 17th February 2021 – NB