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 2015-2016.

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

***Please note changes to Regular drop-in advising times listed below.***

Wednesday, June 29th- 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Thursday, June 30th- 9:30 am to 12:30 pm & 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm

Friday, July 1st- The university is closed for Canada Day

Monday, July 18th until Tuesday August 2nd- Advisor is out of the office

Regular 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

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
Loretta Bell, BComm Program Secretary

Mahbouba Kafrouny, BComm Program Advisor

BComm Advisor Mahbouba Kafrouny