Welcome to Child and Youth Studies Advising!

NEW! Campus-wide Academic Advising Booking System

As of February 19th 2014 we are excited to announce a campus wide service that allows Brock students to be in contact with Academic Advisors simply by way of the Brock Portal. By logging onto the Portal you will have the ability to see which Advisor (for CHYS either Alison Lahn (upper year advising) OR Carol Penner (1st year advising) OR other advising team is best suited to assist you, depending on your program of study and current academic questions.

See steps below to make an appointment:


1. Click on “Appointments” and select “Academic Advising” from the service menu.
2. Click on the “Child and Youth Studies” Department from the drop down menu.
3. Choose your reason for appointment, then either Alison Lahn (upper year CHYS advising) OR Carol Penner (1st year CHYS advising)

Please email myself at alahn@brocku.ca OR Carol at cpenner@brocku.ca if you are having any difficulty setting up an appointment. Thank you for your patience with this transition. See you soon….

Need to cancel an appointment? Enter your student number below and you will be given the option to cancel.