AdviseStream

What is AdviseStream?

Health Professions Advising Team at Barnard College strongly encourages all students interested in health professional schools to utilize the innovative processes, tools, and content in AdviseStream. This developmental advising system has many features that will aid you throughout your undergraduate years and beyond as you explore, plan and apply to health professional schools. Some of AdviseStream's features include:
 
  • Easily set up a personal four year plan for courses, clinical, research and community service experiences.
  • Present yourself for internships and jobs with a powerful resume and portfolio tool that builds on your entered data.
  • Share your planners with your advisor(s) to easily collaborate and make better, informed decisions
  • Utilize planners to manage the 18-month application process. Prepare and organize your primary application before services open.
  • Request and manage individual Letters of Recommendation.
  • Participate in the Committee Letter of Evaluation application process to receive a Committee Letter to be sent to central application service(s).

How to Request and Set Up an AdviseStream Account

Applicants with an Active Barnard Email Account:

  1. Go to barnard.advisestream.com and click "Create Account" or use the link in the menu.
  2. Enter the requested information including the access token: 808e00abf05e79bbca2c347c130f3aaa
  3. Select “Undergraduate” for Program Type and agree to the terms of use. ​
  4. Complete your basic profile, set your intent to apply in the Apply Widget, and begin exploring.
  5. For technical support, use the "Support" button from any AdviseStream webpage.

Applicants without a Barnard Email Account (e.g. Alumna)

  1. Request an AdviseStream account by emailing us. You will receive an invitation to create an account via email, which will include a "token" number. 
  2. After receiving the token, go to barnard.advisestream.com/ and click "Create Account" or use the link in the menu.
  3. Enter the requested information, including the access token sent to you via email. Select “Undergraduate” for Program Type and agree to the terms of use. 
  4. Complete your profile and begin exploring. 
  5. For technical support, use the "Support" button from any AdviseStream webpage.

Why use AdviseStream? 

Here’s what students are saying:

  • "My favorite part of the program is its organization and understanding of everything premed."
  • "Having everything laid out step-by-step helps the process feel more manageable and less overwhelming."
  • "I saw not only the details of my application, but the bigger picture in terms of themes and strengths."