Advising Centre

Advising Centre

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Academic Advisors help students plan their educational careers.

Meet one-on-one with an advisor for answers to questions about course or program selection, transfer credit, course withdrawal, program requirements, changing programs, declaring a major or minor, making or updating a program plan, graduation check, or postgrad preparations.

WHICH ADVISOR DO YOU NEED TO SEE?

New to UFV for Fall 2017? Register for NSO to find out about program information and course planning. If you still have questions after attending NSO, book an advising appointment.

  1. Find your advisor depending on the UFV program you are admitted to
  2. Select "Future" if you are not yet in a UFV program.
  3. When you find your program category, click the "+" to expand it to book your appointment.
  4. Click the "Book in Abbotsford" or "Book in Chilliwack" (if available) to show advisor appointments.
  5. Check your UFV student email or your registered personal email (future students) for full details including campus and advising office location.

Failure to select the correct program category will cause delays and result in rescheduling.

 

Academic Advisors: Advising Centre

View Advising Centre's locations and map

Including:

  • Future students exploring fields of study at UFV
  • Qualifying Studies
  • Nursing Track
  • General Studies diploma (Less than 30 credits completed)
  • Switching programs (less than 30 credits completed)


Including students admitted to:

  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Global Development Studies
  • Associate of Arts
  • Liberal Arts or Theatre diploma
  • Arts Extended Studies certificates
  • Arts declarations (majors, extended minors, minors)
  • Switching to Arts (more than 30 credits completed)


Including students admitted to:

  • Bachelor of Computer Information Systems
  • Computer Information Systems diploma
  • Computer Information Systems certificate
  • CIS minor declarations
  • Switching to CIS (more than 30 credits completed)


The Fine Arts advising office if located in Building C, Room 1402a on the Abbotsford campus

Including:

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Bachelor of Media Arts
  • Visual Arts diploma
  • Graphic and Digital Design diploma
  • Visual Arts extended minor/minor declarations
  • Future Students interested in the above programs
  • Switching to Fine Arts (more than 30 credits completed)


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Including:

  • Bachelor of General Studies
  • Bachelor of General Studies — Aviation
  • General Studies Diploma (more than 30 credits completed)
  • Switching to General Studies (more than 30 credits completed)


Including students admitted to:

  • Bachelor of Science
  • Bachelor of Agricultural Science
  • Associate of Science
  • Data Analysis post-degree certificate (DAC)
  • Engineering Physics diploma
  • Engineering Transfer program
  • Science declarations (majors, minors)
  • Switching to Science (more than 30 credits completed)


 

Academic Advisors: International

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Including:

  • Qualifying Studies
  • ESL, ABE, or Foundation program
  • General Studies diploma (less than 30 credits completed)
  • Switching programs
  • planning to transfer

Book an appointment

 

 Already in an academic program? See your program advisor.
 Not a student yet? Ask a question


 

Advising for other programs

Click "+" beside any of the programs below to see its Advising office location and map

The Adult Education advising office is located in Building D, Room 218b on the Abbotsford campus

Including: 

  • Bachelor of Arts in Adult Education
  • Workplace Education Certificate
  • In a UFV program and interested in switching to ADED
  • Not currently attending UFV, interested in one of UFV’s Adult Education programs

Email the Program Advisor to book an appointment

 


The School of Business advising office is located in Building C, Room 2418 on the Abbotsford campus

Including students admitted to:

  • Bachelor of Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Business Administration Aviation degree
  • Business Administration diploma
  • Accounting certificate
  • Administration certificate
  • Marketing and Sales certificate
  • Business minor
  • Management post-baccalaureate certificate

Book an appointment

If you are NOT admitted to one of the School of Business programs listed above but interested in finding out more, please book with a Future and Qualifying Studies Advisor in Abbotsford or Chilliwack CEP campus.

Note: you do not need to make an appointment if you would like to:

  • Receive an updated program plan
  • Request a pay-per-credit
  • Declare a major or minor
  • Confirm your graduation completion

Simply email your request to businfo@ufv.ca and we will get back to you by email to confirm.


The Child Youth and Family Services advising office is located in building D, Room 3076 on the Abbotsford campus

Including: 

  • Bachelor of Arts Degree in Child and Youth Care
  • Diploma in Special Needs
  • Diploma in Infancy
  • In a UFV program and interested in switching to CYFS
  • Not currently attending UFV, interested in one of UFV’s Child, Youth and Family Studies programs

Email the Program Advisor to book an appointment


The Criminology and Criminal Justice advising office is located in Building A, Room 203m on the Abbotsford campus

Including students admitted to:

  • Bachelor of Arts (Criminal Justice)
  • Criminal Justice Diploma
  • Master of Arts (Criminal Justice)
  • Criminology declarations (extended minor, minor)
  • In a UFV program and interested in switching to Criminology (more than 30 credits)

Book an appointment

If you are NOT admitted to one of the Criminology and Criminal Justice programs listed above but interested in finding out more, please book with a Future and Qualifying Studies Advisor in Abbotsford or Chilliwack CEP campus.


The Kinesiology advising office is located in Building A, Room 3439 on the Chilliwack CEP campus

Including:

  • Bachelor of Kinesiology
  • Kinesiology minor

Book an appointment

If you are NOT admitted to the Bachelor of Kinesiology program but interested in finding out more, please book with a Future and Qualifying Studies Advisor in Abbotsford or Chilliwack CEP campus.


The Library and Information Technology advising office is located in Building A, Room 263a on the Abbotsford campus

Including:

  • Library and Information Technology diploma
  • Library Technician post-diploma certificate (for graduate Library Technicians)

Book an appointment


The School of Social Work and Human Services advising office is located in Building B, Room 165n on the Abbotsford campus

Including students admitted to:

  • Master of Social Work
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • Social Services diploma
  • Community Support Worker certificate
  • Aboriginal Cultural Language Support diploma

Email the Program Advisor to book an appointment

If you have NOT applied for Fall 2017 or been admitted to one of the School of Social Work programs listed above but are interested in finding out more, book with a Future and Qualifying Studies Advisor in Abbotsford or Chilliwack CEP campus.


The Teacher Education advising office is located in Building D, Room 3005 on the Abbotsford campus

Including:

  • Bachelor of Education
  • Elementary/middle school option
  • Secondary school option

Book an appointment


UUP has advising offices on 3 UFV campuses:

Abbotsford - Building A, Room A224e, Chilliwack CEP - Building A, room 1403, Hope - Office H113

Including: 

  • completing an BC Adult Graduation Diploma (Dogwood Diploma)
  • reviewing graduation requirements for an Adult Graduation Diploma (Dogwood Diploma)
  • upgrading to meet the prerequisites for a UFV program
  • knowing which courses I need to upgrade but wanting help in getting started
  • seeking information on the Workplace TASK program

 


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