Advising for students in the Freshman Program


Welcome to Macdonald campus!

Freshman Program Advisor: alice.cherestes [at] (Dr. Alice Cherestes)

The Freshman Program Advisor is here to assist you with all the academic concerns you may have in your first year at McGill. Her aim is to ensure your smooth transition into university life, to help you achieve your academic goals, and to enhance your academic experience by connecting you with the university community. 

The recommended first year courses for all freshman programs can be found at:

If you have been awarded advanced standing, please make sure you contact the Freshman Program Advisor before finalizing your schedule.