Please consult the University Regulations and General Information section of this publication for regulations and procedures regarding registration, fees, course load, course change (drop/add), withdrawal, verification, examinations, inter-university transfer, and graduation. In addition, the following section provides regulations specific to Faculty of Education students.
Refer to the University Regulations and General Information > Undergraduate Advising section of this publication, and the Student Affairs website, www.mcgill.ca/edu-sao, for further information. Assistance is also available by emailing: sao [dot] education [at] mcgill [dot] ca.
All newly admitted students are required to attend the academic advising sessions scheduled during August prior to the beginning of the Fall term. For a detailed description of advising and registration procedures, students should refer to Welcome to McGill, which is available at www.mcgill.ca/newstudents. Additional advising material is also available on the Student Affairs website, www.mcgill.ca/edu-sao/new/advising.
Academic advising for all returning students takes place in March for the upcoming academic year. Detailed advising and registration information is posted on the Student Affairs website: www.mcgill.ca/edu-sao/current/advising. Students entering their graduating year are encouraged to meet with their adviser during this advising period.
All students admitted into the Freshman Year (Year 0) are required to meet with an adviser during the Advising period in August.
A list of courses for Freshman (Year 0) students is available as part of the advising material for each program at www.mcgill.ca/edu-sao/new/advising.