Academic Advising

The Brock Academic Advising team is here to help! During the first two weeks of Fall 2022 academic term (Sept. 6-16), our advising services will be held on a walk-in basis only. Walk-in hours will be daily in Thistle 208 (located at the very end of the main Thistle corridor, near the doors which exit to Alphie’s Trough) at the following times:

  • 9:30-11:30am
  • 1:30-3:30pm

Quick general questions can also be directed to advisor@brocku.ca. To connect with a specific department academic advisor, go to Find Your Advisor.

Please continue to monitor Brock University’s homepage for any COVID-19 updates at https://brocku.ca/coronavirus/

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 or BSc Science programs (i.e., without a specific major and formerly General Studies)
  • 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.

How to book an appointment

  • Visit your Applicant and Student Self Serve page on your Brock portal and choose “Appointment Bookings”
  • Choose “Advising Services”
  • Choose the Advising Department you would like to book an appointment with
  • Booked appointments will resume the week of September 19th. Please monitor this website for further information.