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ASU/USNCC Partnership Student Resources


The ASU/USNCC Partnership serves active duty military in the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, who are pursuing associates degrees in Military Studies, Organizational Leadership, and Logistics (Maritime).  Students work closely with an ASU academic advisor,  ASU Online Academic Success Coach and U.S. Naval Community College personnel who engage, support, and guide student progress towards graduation. 

Arizona State University is home to a number of colleges and schools. The Military Studies AA and Organizational Leadership AA are affiliated with College of Integrative Sciences and Arts (CISA), while the Logistics (Maritime) AS degree is affiliated with the W.P. Carey School of Business.  Academic advising for ASU/USNCC Partnership students in all majors is centralized through the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts (CISA).   


Advising appointments

Our academic advising office hours are Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Arizona time).  Students may schedule an appointment by selecting the options below or by calling 480-965-4464 for scheduling assistance.  


Organizational Leadership, AA and Military Studies, AA 


Logistics (Maritime), AS

Students may call 480-965-4464 Monday - Friday from 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Arizona time) to schedule an online Zoom or phone appointment


Email advising.

Email advising is also a great option, Please address questions to If we feel that your question requires more assistance beyond what can be provided via email, you may be directed to schedule a phone or Zoom appointment.

Common Email Inquiries:

  • Course recommendations/schedule check
  • Transfer credit applicability
  • Notification of enrollment with USNCC or military assignment change impacting enrollment
  • Drop or Withdrawal notifications and inquiries


What to expect

During your appointment, your advisor will review your academic progress,  provide course recommendations, and address any questions or concerns you may have regarding your degree or the ASU/USNCC partnership program.



Melinda Chiodi - Academic Success Advising Coordinator

Brennan Walley - Academic Success Advisor 

Therese Aguayo - Executive Director of Academic Advising 


Scheduling assistance

Call 480-965-4464
Monday - Friday | 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Arizona Time)

FAQ topics

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Note: If you are on assignment in a remote location for an extended period of time and will have internet access issues,  you are strongly encouraged to reach out to your Success Coach or Academic Advisor to discuss options. 

All USNCC Partnership students will have books covered for one course per session, for the maximum of five classes per year.  Students should be enrolled in ASU courses no less than 20 days prior to the start of a session. 

ASU must receive the USNCC  eligibility report, stating you are eligible to enroll in an upcoming ASU class to release your book stipend.   Typically,  this report is received 10 - 14 days prior to the start of a session and at the time you will receive an email notification with a link to the ASU Bookstore and instructions on how to apply your stipend to your book fees. 

Students may drop and add classes through the first two days of each session. Students attempting a drop after this time, will earn a withdrawal grade of W. The 100% tuition refund deadline is generally through the seventh day of the session, but it is important to verify the date on the academic calendar.  

If you need to withdraw, it is critical that you first contact your academic advisor prior to withdrawal for appropriate next steps.  

Learn more about your college

Organizational Leadership AA and
Military Studies AA

The College of Integrative Sciences and Arts (CISA) is one of 3 liberal arts colleges at Arizona State University.  CISA offers 31 degree programs in a broad range of areas that include majors as varied as Technical Communication and Applied Biological Sciences, as well as the AA degrees in Military Studies and  Organizational Leadership.  The focus of CISA is on applied and experiential learning, which will be an important part of your student journey.  There are approximately 7500 undergraduates and 500 graduate students in CISA, with 67% of students in online degree programs.

Logistics (Maritime) AS

The W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University is one of the largest business schools in the United States with nearly 20,000 students pursuing undergraduate degrees, including the Logistic (Maritime) AS, master's, and PhD degrees.

Solutions for the planet mean developing problem-solvers from around the globe. From our world-renowned faculty representing six continents to thousands of outstanding students who join us every year from around the world, the W. P. Carey School welcomes diversity and encourages global thinking.