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Academic Advising

Your Academic Advisors are here to help you navigate your academic path from day one of your program through to graduation.

Your Academic Advisors are available to answer your questions by email, phone, or in person.

What can my Academic Advisors help me with?

  • Degree requirements and university policies/procedures
  • Course options and requirements
  • Academic requirements to continue to the next level
  • Navigating absences (short-term and long-term)
  • Course exemptions/taking courses at other universities
  • Clarify deadlines and sessional dates
  • Help you explore options, make decisions, and set realistic goals

When should I contact my Academic Advisors?

  • You may be failing a class
  • You intend to take a reduced course load
  • You have questions about a policy or process
  • You are considering transferring to a different program
  • You have been absent from class or clinical practice and have missed assignments/tests/exams
  • You are experiencing personal or academic issues that may impact your ability to be successful in your academic endeavours

 

WHO ARE MY ACADEMIC ADVISORS?

ACADEMIC ADVISORS

 

Lesley Thornton Jennifer Kopczinski

           Lesley Thornton                             Jennifer Kopczinski                    

  • Liz Reeves (currently on leave)

CONTACT YOUR ADVISORS

EMAIL:

bscnadvising@mcmaster.ca

PHONE:

905.525.9140 X22140

DROP-IN ADVISING:

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays 1:30-3:30 (no appointment required)

Health Sciences Centre (HSC) 2J34
(located within the purple section of the McMaster Children's Hospital)
McMaster University

1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8S 4K1

FAX:

905.570.0667

ACADEMIC ADVISORS

 

Lesley Thornton Jennifer Kopczinski

           Lesley Thornton                             Jennifer Kopczinski                    

  • Liz Reeves (currently on leave)

CONTACT YOUR ADVISORS

EMAIL:

bscnadvising@mcmaster.ca

PHONE:

905.525.9140 X22140

DROP-IN ADVISING:

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays 1:30-3:30 (no appointment required)

Health Sciences Centre (HSC) 2J34
(located within the purple section of the McMaster Children's Hospital)
McMaster University

1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, ON, L8S 4K1

FAX:

905.570.0667

ACADEMIC ADVISOR

  • Ada Harrison

CONTACT YOUR ADVISOR

EMAIL:

aharrison@conestogac.on.ca

PHONE:

519.748.5220 x3689

DROP-IN ADVISING:

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays 1:30-3:30 (no appointment required)

Doon Main Building 3B
Conestoga College

299 Doon Valley Drive, Kitchener, ON, N2G 4M4

FAX:

​519.748.3562

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