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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Arts
June 29, 2016

Canadian Excellence

Academic Advising is for all students: those who are facing challenges, and those who are doing well. An academic advisor who can help you to:

  • develop your academic plan
  • change your major, declare a second major, or explore requirements for a minor or option
  • ensure you are meeting progression requirements
  • discuss the possibility of studying abroad
  • familiarize yourself with resources available to you

Advising and Resources - First Year Students

Advising and Resources - Returning Students


Laurier Services

Program Information and Regulations

Resources and Information


9:30-11:30 am


10:00 - 11:30 am

Booked Appointments:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 1:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Wednesday: 9:30 am - 11:30 am

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All appointments take place in the Dean of Arts office (DAWB 5-106). Appointment time slots are 15 minutes.Students are asked to keep to 15 minute appointment times. Double-bookings will not be accepted.

Disclaimer: Students booking an appointment using a MAC (safari browser) may have difficulty accessing the booking calendar. Appointments can also be booked by sending an e-mail to or contacting the Dean's Office at (519)884-0710(519)884-0710 x3891

If your academic challenges are serious or complicated, you can make an appointment with the Associate Dean of Students, Dr. Mercedes Rowinsky. You can book an appointment with Dr. Rowinsky by e-mailing her at: or calling her at (519) 884-0710(519) 884-0710, ext. 2785.

Important Information:

Although academic advising is available within each department or faculty Dean's office, it is solely the responsibility of students to ensure that they are properly registered and meet course requirements and the requirements of the program for which they are registered.