Academic Support

At the School of Architecture and Engineering Technology (SAET), academic advisors assist students with course choices, as well as, other academic issues that may arise. Prior to registering, each student must meet with an academic advisor to chart an acceptable course of study.

Academic Advising

No student is permitted to register for any course without the written approval of the academic advisor. Please contact your academic advisor: 

  • Freshman and Sophomore Architecture:
  • Freshman and Sophomore Construction and Electronic Engineering Technology:
  • Upper division, professional and graduate Architecture:
  • Upper division Construction:
  • Upper division Electronic:
  • General questions & concerns: Director of Student Services,

Student should review his/her academic records in IRattler, the official repository of grades and information. Any discrepancies in accuracy should be brought to the attention of the advisor.


Grade Grievance Appeal and Non-Academic Complaint Appeal Procedures

The following procedures are designed for students that have a grade grievance or a non-academic complaint.  For both of those issues, students will use the

Grade Grievance Appeal form
Non-Academic Complaint Appeal form

  • The student meets with the SAET Director of Student Services (Dr. Ronald Lumpkin).  The goal is to confirm that the student is familiar with the forms and the process.
  • The student completes the related form and submits it to the Director of Student Services.  The goal is to confirm that complaint is valid and sufficient information has been provided.
  • The Director of Student Services reviews the student’s submission and decides if sufficient information has been gathered.  If necessary, the Director will contacts other parties.
  • The Director or a Committee makes a recommendation to the Dean.
  • The Dean reviews the recommendation and either agrees, disagrees or provides additional comments.
  • The student is notified of the Deans decision.

Contact Us

FAMU School of Architecture and Engineering Technology
Walter Smith Building
1938 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd.
Tallahassee, Florida 32307
(850) 599 3244
(850) 599 3436