Continuing Education Advising

Academic Advising is an information service designed to help Continuing Education students with educational decision making. Advisors will help you set a plan for your studies at Dawson, university, or other academic goals. They can help with:

– Assessing academic goals

– Academic difficulities

– Individual course planning/selection

– Information about graduation requirements

– Information about program change

– University applications tips

– Educational alternatives

The Continuing Education Office is located in 2H.01. Please refer to the information below on how to reach an advisor.


Questions about registration? Check out our useful guide to help you out!

Advising In-Person Drop-ins 2H.1

Do you have a quick question ?
Do you need to speak to an Advisor?

There are no sessions scheduled at the moment.

Please note that this service is first come, first served. Number of students that can be seen may be limited.

Advising Online Appointments

You can book an online appointment through your Dawson Portal (Omnivox). In Omnivox, under the heading My Omnivox Services, click on Make an Appointment.

In this module, you will be able to see the availability of the Continuing Education Advisors. Select an available time in the calendar and book the appointment with your password. Once your appointment is finalized, you will receive a ticket confirming your appointment time and the Zoom link for your meeting.

If there is no availability, please try again later as more appointments will be added to the advisors’ calendar every few days.

At any time, you can go back to the Make an Appointment module to consult your appointment ticket and review the time, date and Zoom link.

If you need to cancel your appointment, please use the same module to do so.

Advising By Email

In your email, please include the following information:

  • Name
  • Student Number (if you are a current or former Dawson student)
  • Program Name
  • Reason for the email (i.e. questions you may have)
Academic Advisor
Jane Valihora
Email: Show Email
Office: 2H.1-4
Local: 1141
Academic Advisor of Continuing Education
Marc Cabral
Email: Show Email
Office: 2H.1-5
Local: 1140

Due to the number of students who need to speak to an Advisor at this time of year, please be prepared to wait.

Last Modified: February 12, 2024