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Continuing Education Advising

Academic Advising is an information service designed to help all Dawson students with educational decision making. Advisers will help you set an educational plan for both your stay here at Dawson and for university. We will provide you with information on your graduation requirements, course prerequisites, college policies and procedures, applying to university and a lot more. Continuing Education students come see us in 2H.1.

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


Note

Winter 2022 Admissions News

CURRENT Dawson students – currently registered in courses at Dawson College this Fall semester: if you wish to request a program transfer to a Day or Evening division, please complete the on-line Program Transfer Request form available under My College Services in My Dawson Portal (Omnivox).

  • Deadline for DAY division DEC program transfer requests: November 1st, 2021
  • Deadline for EVENING division DEC program transfer requests: December 12, 2021
  • Deadline for EVENING division programs: Springboard to a DCS and University Prerequisites program transfer requests: January 13, 2022

 

EXTERNAL Applicants – not currently registered in courses at Dawson College this Fall semester (including former Dawson students) : The Winter 2022 application for the evening division programs: Springboard to a DCS (Tremplin DEC Transition program), University Prerequisites and the Pre-University diploma (DEC) programs, will open on: November 8, 2021.

Please follow link for details on “How to Apply for Winter 2022 DAY PROGRAM”: Winter Application
The Winter 2022 Semester application deadline is November 1, 2021.

 

 

Seeing an Advisor for Continuing Education Students​

Advising Drop-ins

Do you have a quick question ?

Do you need to speak to an Advisor?

You can attend a Drop-In for a private one-on-one conversation with an Advisor !

When: Please see the following availability

Tuesday, October 26, 2021
  • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Advising Drop In
    Location: 2H.1
Thursday, October 28, 2021
  • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Advising Drop In
    Location: 2H.1
Monday, November 1, 2021
  • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Advising Drop In
    Location: 2H.1
Wednesday, November 3, 2021
  • 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
    Advising Drop In
    Location: 2H.1

Where: 2H.1

Please note that this service is first come, first served.

 

Advising Online Appointments

Do you need to speak to an Advisor?

You can attend a ZOOM Appointment for a private one-on-one conversation with an Advisor !

Where and When:  You will be able to book a personal online appointment in your Dawson Portal through “Omnivox services/Make an Appointment”.

In this module you will be able to see the availability of the Continuing Education Advisors.  Please select an available time in the calendar and book an 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 are no availabilities, 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 visualize your appointment ticket to 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

Academic advisors are available remotely to answer questions. Simply email :

Academic Advisor
Jane Valihora
Office: 2H.1-4
Local: 1141
Academic Advisor
Elizabeth Marino
Office: 2H.1-5
Local: 1140

 

In your email, please include the following information:

  • Name
  • Student Number
  • Program Name
  • Reason for the email (i.e. questions you may have)
  • Phone number where you can be reached
  • Advisors will do their best to call you within 24 hours.

 

They will be able to help you with the following topics:

  • Help with assessing academic goals
  • Individual course planning/ selection
  • Help with academic difficulties
  • Information about graduation requirements
  • Program change information
  • University applications tips
  • Educational alternatives

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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: October 22, 2021