Welcome to ARTS OASIS

Our office provides advice and support to undergraduate Arts students regarding their academic trajectory, from entry to graduation. 

Faculty of Arts OASIS

Arts OASIS is providing online and in-person advising by appointment ONLY

                                                     Visit our Advising Services webpage to book an appointment. Kindly use one means of communication only (submit a request thru Arts OASIS Service Portal or virtual drop-in) to help us avoid duplicating work. Sending duplicate correspondence will not result in a quicker response time.

Ask an ASAP - a student/peer advisor in Arts OASIS.

You can use the health and wellness services available for students and other remote support such as Keep Me Safe and Maple.


Registration 2023-2024

The Class Schedule and Registration time tickets for the Fall 2023 and Winter 2024 terms are available on Minerva now. Check course offerings and your personal registration date & time.

Consult the registration dates, the eCalendar and registration information.

Please note that registration for courses is controlled by the units that offer the courses.

Art OASIS advisors cannot help you register for courses that are full or restricted. Instead, you must contact the department offering the course.

Need help planning course selection for you first year at McGill? Attend one of our weekly online group information session from anywhere in the world!

New U0 students (admitted from High School with less than 24 credits of advanced standing), should register for the U0/Freshmen Program Group Session to help navigate the Freshman program.

New U1 students (admitted with at least 24 credits of advanced standing, typically coming from: CEGEP, IB, FB and A-Levels) can sign up for the U1 Advising for Newly Admitted Students Group Session.

 Not sure if you’re a U0 or a U1 student? Review information and watch the short video provided on this page.


Your Local Wellness Advisor (LWA) is a mental health professional in the Faculty of Arts. Learn about workshops, drop-in events, appointments and more.

Another very useful resource is Keep.meSAFE a mental health counselling service that specializes in student mental health support.

Access Keep.meSAFE by downloading the TELUS Health Student Support app

Degree Planning and Career Development

If you are interested in learning about internship opportunities for Faculty of Arts students don’t miss out on the Annual Faculty of Arts Internship Event on September 19,2023 4:30pm Faculty Club, 3rd Floor (All welcome. Limited seats available - first-come first-served).

Get the most out of your BA degree: whether you are in U1 or final year, there are various tools for degree planning!
If you have more questions, we also invite you to book a “Degree Planning for Returning Students” appointment on our Advising Services page.  

Stay on Track

Need some help staying motivated and meeting deadlines this term? Want to develop your learning skills? The Stay on Track program offers three distinct peer support pathways though digital reminders, one-on-one coaching, and peer-led groups.

You can join the program at any time during the term by registering here!

Also check out SKILLS21, workshops fro students on topics like effective reading strategies, study skills, time management, group work, exam prep, and more! Check out this list of workshops.

McGill University is situated on the traditional territory of the Kanien’kehà:ka, a place which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst nations. We recognize and respect the Kanien’kehà:ka as the traditional custodians of the lands and waters on which we meet today.

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