The Brock Academic Advising team is here to help! Our team offers both booked appointment times (in-person or virtual) and walk-in hours each week. Our offices are located iat the very end of the main Thistle corridor, near the doors which exit to Alphie’s Trough.
Appointments with the Brock Academic Advising Team can be booked through your my.brocku.ca portal (please see the section entitled “How to book an appointment” below for step-by-step instructions).
If you have chosen a virtual appointment, your Advisor will call you through Microsoft Teams at your appointment time. Instructions on how to book a virtual appointment with your Academic Advisor:
- Log into my.brocku.ca portal and book an appointment with your Academic Advisor
- Receive an invitation sent by your Academic Advisor from Microsoft Teams Calendar
- Accept the invitation
- Go to the Teams Calendar and click on your appointment
- Click “Join” to join the appointment
For the remainder of the Winter term, Brock Academic Advising will be holding walk-in advising from Monday to Thursday in the afternoons between 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. No appointment is required during these hours- students should simply sign-in via the tablet in our lobby and have a seat! You will be notified by your smart phone when it is your turn in the queue.
Students can also connect with our team via Live Chat. This option can be accessed by clicking the “Need Help? Chat With Us Now” icon found at the top of this page. If you are visiting this page outside of our Live Chat hours, clicking on the icon will allow you to send an email to our main inbox (email@example.com).
Quick general questions can also be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To connect with a specific department academic advisor, go to Find Your Advisor.
Your Academic Advisor is dedicated to helping you achieve your academic goals, step-by-step, from year one to graduation. It’s a good idea to see your academic advisor when:
- Considering dropping or withdrawing from a course
- Clarifying academic policies, procedures and regulations
- Determining academic standing
- Experiencing academic difficulty
- Requesting a degree audit
- Planning for degree programs
- Choosing courses
- Adding a minor
- Returning from an absence
Brock Academic Advising, the academic advising team within the Office of the Registrar, is specifically designated for the students described below.
- Students looking to change their major and/or explore adding a minor to their degree
- Undeclared or Undecided students
- Students in BA Social Sciences, General Humanities
- Students on Academic Probation
- Students returning to studies following an absence
- Students who have general questions about university rules and regulations
Department Specific Academic Advising is designated for students who have degree-specific questions and who have a specific major.