Advising

Our academic advising services are available to all students. Whether you are looking to explore majors, learn study strategies, or figure out what university program to apply to, there is an advisor here to help.

Advising Opportunities

Open Studies Transition to Undergraduate Degree Workshops

Open Studies Transition to Undergraduate Degree Workshops

In Open Studies and considering applying to an undergraduate degree program? This 60-minute workshop is designed to guide students through the admission evaluation process and to develop a personalized plan. Find out more.  Register for a session.
 
How to Choose a Major is an additional workshop offered for Open Studies students. Please see website for more information.

Students working together to select courses.

NSRA

Are you an incoming student looking to register for your first-year courses? New Student Registration Assistance, led by upper year students, can teach you how to build a schedule and navigate the registration system. We'll also connect you with other campus resources to help you make the most of your university transition. Learn more about NSRA

Students studying

Explore Scholarship and Award Opportunities Online

To explore undergraduate awards and scholarship opportunities, visit the awards website. The registar's website also offers more information on bursaries and financial aid. To explore graduate awards and scholarship opportunities, and access application resources, visit the Graduate Studies webpage. 

 

Booking

Log in and use our Elevate portal to book an appointment with an advisor or tutor, register for an event, or sign up for a workshop.

Learn how to book an appointment (PDF)

Learn how to register for a workshop (PDF)

To book a prospective student appointment please send us an email at success@ucalgary.ca and someone will be in touch to organize an appointment time.

Taylor Family Digital Library, 3rd Floor

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

General Inquiries & Appointments:
403-220-5881
success@ucalgary.ca

Academic advising

Our academic advising services are available to all students. Whether you are looking to explore majors, learn study strategies, or figure out what university program to apply to, there is an advisor here to help.

Academic Improvement

Need to bump up your grades, qualify for a scholarship, or improve your academic standing? One-on-one appointments can help you hone a range of skills essential to academic success.

Find out more about Academic Improvement

Scholarships and Awards

A variety of scholarships and awards are available to continuing and transfer undergraduate students. Learn about how to apply for these awards and how to make your application competitive.

Learn more about Scholarships and Awards

Exploratory Advising

Exploratory Advisors are here to help you make the most of your educational experience. Work with an advisor to determine meaningful program adjustments and the best program fit for you.

Find out more about Exploratory Advising

Considering Grad School

Thinking about attending graduate or professional school, but are unsure how to get started? We will help you critically reflect on why you want to go and where you want study.

Learn more if you're considering grad school

New Student Registration Assistance

Are you an incoming student looking to register for your first-year courses? New Student Registration Assistance can teach you how to build a schedule, how to navigate the registration system, and connect you with other campus resources.

Find out more about New Student Registration Assistance

Thrive Priority Support Network

The Thrive Priority Support Network helps identify students who are having academic difficulty early and connect them with the right resources at the right time to manage their personal and academic challenges.

Discover the Thrive Priority Support Network

Resources: Advising Support

Choose a link from the list below to get an overview of the Exploration Process. The poster will link you to tools you can use as you determine your programs of choice.

How to Choose a Major Posters

Start by clicking on the link below to get an overview of the Exploration Process. The poster will link you to tools you can use as you determine your programs of choice.

How to Choose a Major- Prospective Student