Drop In Advising
Drop in hours are appointment-free afternoons dedicated to students in need of academic advising. Drop in is available Monday through Thursday: 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
If you unable to attend drop in hours, please email the office to inquire about making an appointment.
Kenneth Taylor Hall (KTH), Room 129
Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 23772
Preparing for an Academic Advising Appointment
Students are expected to come well prepared to their academic advising appointment. This includes writing your questions ahead of time and doing preliminary research on your own regarding program requirements for your educational goal.
Emailing: Remember you must use your @mcmaster.ca email address. For a quicker response include your student number so that we may access your records.
Procedures, Forms & Policies
Commonly used forms that you can download, print, fill out and bring to the Academic Advising Office in preparation for your appointment.
The information gathered on these forms are collected under the authority of the McMaster University Act, 1976. The information is used for the academic, administrative, financial and statistical purposes of the University including, but not limited to, admissions; registration and maintaining records; awards and scholarships; convocation; provision of student services, including access to information systems; alumni; and disclosure to or on behalf of the applicable McMaster student government. This information is protected and being collected under section 39 (2) and section 42 of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act of Ontario.
Who is My Advisor?
When you come for drop-in advising, you will meet with the advisor for your specific program. This will ensure that every student feels comfortable seeking academic advice from a familiar face in the Academic Advising Office.
Contact us : Phone: 905-525-9140 ext. 23772, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org