Academic Advising

What’s the difference between a major and a minor? Which courses should you take and when? How can you make sure you fulfill your degree requirements? Interested in studying abroad?

Have questions? We have answers.

Your academic advisor can help you understand what’s required of you academically, and help you get the most from your university education. Visit your academic advisor once a year to make sure you’re on track and making informed decisions about your education and your future. Download the BComm Advising Syllabus 2017-2018.

Your Academic Advisor will help you:

  • Find out how to sequence your courses
  • Explore program options (majors, minors, certificates)
  • Monitor your academic progress
  • Understand university regulations
  • Learn more about exchange, co-op and other University programs

Drop-In advising times:

Monday to Thursday:  9:30 am to 12:30 pm & 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Friday: 9:30 am to 11:30 am

***Please note changes to the above times on these dates only.***

Tuesday, October 17th- 10:00 am to 12:00 pm & 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Thursday, October 19th- 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Friday, October 20th to Wednesday, October 25th: Advisor is out of the office

Contact Us:

Sobey School of Business BComm Advising Centre
Sobey 252 (just off the main Sobey Building lobby)
903 Robie St, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 3C3

Phone: 902-491-6532 | Fax: 902-491-6531


Lois Larson, BComm Program Manager
Mahbouba Kafrouny, BComm Program Advisor
Angela Publicover, Acting BComm Program Secretary