Exploratory advisors are academic specialists who can help you explore degree programs to meet your unique needs and interests.
Whether you book a one-on-one appointment or attend a workshop, our advisors will help you maximize your academic potential.
Booked appointment (45 mins)
Visit success.ucalgary.ca to schedule an appointment and guarantee your time slot.
Please book by appointment type as outlined below.
Drop-in appointment (20 mins)
In addition to scheduled appointments, our Academic Advisors offer weekly drop-in hours Fridays from 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. All drop-in appointments are held in the Student Success Centre, 3rd floor, Taylor Family Digital Library.
Additional drop-in hours:
- Jan. 31 from 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. & 1:30 – 4 p.m.
- Feb. 28 from 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. & 1:30 – 4 p.m.
Book with an Exploratory Advisor
After selecting the Book an Appointment button below:
- log in using your UCID
- click on the Book an Appointment button
- then select Exploratory Advising.
What type of exploratory appointment should I book?
These appointments are open two weeks in advance and are removed from the calendar once booked. If you don't see any available appointments, keep checking or attend our drop-in hours Friday mornings from 9 – 11:30 a.m. in the Student Success Centre.
Prospective Student Advising
Students considering applying to UCalgary to an undergraduate degree program.
Navigating Open Studies
Students currently registered in Open Studies and navigating undergraduate degree program options.
Undecided/Exploring Degree Program Advising
Undergraduate students currently registered in a faculty program and exploring program options.
Go beyond admission policies with prospective student advising. Explore program content and structure.
Exploring Degree Programs
How do you build a degree program that's the best fit for you? By working with a specialized advisor within the Student Success Centre!
Attend an exploratory workshop if you're in Open Studies, Arts undeclared, or a program that doesn't feel quite right. These workshops give you the information and tools you need to understand UCalgary.