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 at least 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 2018-2019.

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

Meet with your advisor during these drop-in times (no appointments necessary):

Last meeting will start 15 minutes before end time listed.

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 **

  • Friday, December 7th:  No Drop-ins today
  • Monday, December 10th:  9:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday December 12th:  9:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 13th:  No drop-ins today
  • Monday, December 17th: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
  • Wednesday, December 19th: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

**The university will close for the holidays on December 21st and will re-open on Janaury 3rd**


BComm Advising Centre contact and location information:

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


  • Mahbouba Kafrouny, BComm Program Advisor and Coordinator
  • Yi Xie, BComm Program Secretary