Training and Help

Group Training

Advisement and Transition is available to assist individual academic departments and student groups in learning more about Degree Works. Contact the office at 607-753-4726 or to arrange for presentations. 

Students can also utilize the walk-in advising hours every Wednesday in Advisement and Transition.  Faculty advisors are also invited to attend any of our Faculty Advising workshops.  View the Fall 2015 Walk-in Wednesday and Advisor Workshop Schedule.


Degree Works overview for Students (PDF)


Degree Works overview for Advisors (PDF)

What If Feature

The What If feature in Degree Works allows you to explore different majors, minors, or concentrations to understand the required courses and to see how your completed coursework meets those requirements.  View instructions on how to process a what if audit in Degree Works


Please report any concerns with student audits by e-mailing while providing the student name, Cortland ID (C#) and a brief description of the issue.