academic advising News Archive
September 6, 2018 —
The first few weeks of a new term can be a difficult balancing act. For new students, this is especially true
April 12, 2018 —
The Voluntary Withdrawal (VW) deadline for Winter/Summer spanned courses and online courses is April 17, 2018.
February 27, 2018 —
Transitioning to university is a process that can take some time. The First 6 Weeks program was developed in 2014 as a way to help students manage the transition to life at the University of Manitoba.
February 26, 2018 —
Since starting classes at the University of Manitoba, you have likely heard someone say, “You should go talk to an academic advisor.” As the University 1 First Year Centre Coordinator, that sounds like great advice to me.
January 11, 2018 —
Many students go to advisors for help selecting classes, understanding program information and completing graduation checks. But advisors can help with other questions as well.
January 8, 2018 —
The First 6 Weeks is an online guide that new students can use to help navigate the first months of university
December 15, 2017 —
Consider the meaning of Winter Solstice and the spirit of rest and rejuvenation
December 6, 2017 —
Whether you’re registering for courses, getting ready to graduate, or thinking about exploring a new degree path, UM Achieve is a resource you should check out.
November 2, 2017 —
Advisors offer guidance on issues such as banking, finding accommodations, the Canadian academic environment, culture shock, university policies and personal matters
October 30, 2017 —
There’s a lot that goes into choosing a degree and the more information you have, the better