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McGill's Leadership Development Program

Human Resource's Leadership Development Program now has an Academic Advisors stream. Click here to learn more and consider applying for next year's cohort!


The Education Advisory Board has a series of webconferences that may be of interest to advisors and other student services staff.  Upcoming sessions include:

  • The Student Success Playbook
  • Promoting Student Direction

EDUCAUSE hosts over 100 webinars accessible to the public. Below are some of recent sessions:

Professional Associations

  • National Academic Advising Association (NACADA)
    NACADA promotes and supports quality academic advising in institutions of higher education to enhance the educational development of students. It provides a forum for discussion, debate, and the exchange of ideas pertaining to academic advising through numerous activities and publications.
  • Student Affairs and Services Association (SASA)
    SASA encourages, promotes, enhances and recognizes the growth and development of its members and the student services profession.

Certification and Training