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Academic advising

The Faculty of Science Academic Advising team is committed to student success, and will work with you in developing and reaching your academic and personal goals. As your main point of contact within the Faculty of Science, we will assist you through every step of your journey with us. We are available to help, support and guide you in a variety areas. 

Your academic success is important to us. Our office will:

  • Address questions and concerns related to all aspects of student life.
  • Help you establish realistic educational goals and future planning.
  • Assess and discuss your academic progress and standing.
  • Discuss program and course selections.
  • Help you address academic difficulties
  • Interpret and explain academic policies and procedures.
  • Discuss issues affecting your academic performance.
  • Connect you with appropriate campus services.
  • Provide advice regarding withdrawing from, adding or dropping courses.
  • Provide guidance for successful progression towards graduation.
  • Provide tips for academic success.

The Science Academic Advising office is open:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: 9:30 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to noon (closed all afternoon)

*Hours are subject to change without notice

Please email us to book an appointment, or come by during our office hours.

Please note: All University of Ontario Institute of Technology courses with a code designation of BIOL, CHEM, CSCI, ENVS, FSCI, MATH, PHY, SCIE or STAT are Science courses.

Academic Advising
Faculty of Science
Science Building, fourth floor
905.721.8668. ext. 3118
science.advising@uoit.ca

Your Academic Advising team:

Tara Funston
Senior Academic Advisor
*currently on leave*
Science Building, Room 4015 

Nicole Suss
Acting Senior Academic Advisor
Science Building, Room 4015

Deborah Treftlin
Academic Advisor
Science Building, Room 4012

Shelly Windsor
Academic Advisor
Science Building, Room 4013

 

The university has many supportive services for students. We can connect you to campus resources and help you navigate the university system and services, including:

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