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Dedicated to your success 

We want you to make the most of your time as a student in the Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture. That’s why you’ll work with a dedicated advisor throughout your college career – from the day you set foot on campus to the day you graduate.  

Your advisor will be there to help you choose courses, track your progress and identify potential career paths. Our advisors have an open-door policy to ensure that they are available to answer your questions, offer advice and help you make a smooth transition to college life. 

Support, guidance and advice

Your advisor will help you plan a program of study that fits your interests and career goals, and they will help you stay on track and stay motivated along the way. Your advisor can also help you:

  • change your major or minor
  • explore potential career paths
  • identify and apply for internships
  • answer questions about academic policies
  • adjust to college life
  • file for graduation
  • or get back on track if you’re struggling academically

Find your advisor

The academic advisor for the Department of Agriculture is Emily Payne.
Call: 936.468.4326
Visit: Department of Agriculture Building, Room 116A

How to make an appointment

You can make an appointment with your advisor by following the steps below:

  1. Log into mySFA.
  2. Click on the "Advising" tab.
  3. In the "My Advisor" portal, go to your assigned advisor.
  4. Click on "Schedule an appointment with your advisor".

Advising FAQs

Visit the Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture Advising page for answers to frequently asked questions.



Department of Agriculture

Agriculture Building
Room 101

Mailing Address:
PO Box 13000, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962

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