Bissett Student Success Centre (BSSC)

Academic Advising and Career Services

Same-Day Advising is available now!

The Bissett Student Success Centre advisors are available NOW to assist students to prepare for Fall and to finalize your course registration.

Advising Hours:
Monday - Tuesday: 8:30am-7:00pm
Wednesday - Friday: 8:30am- 4:30pm

Please note; all services are being provided remotely - by phone or web call - Until September 17th.

Same-Day calls:

During peak times at the beginning of term, our office provides 'same day calls' with advisors.  These calls allow us to serve as many students as possible and do not require an appointment.  Call our office to be put on our call-list and an advisor will call you back during our office hours.

To speak with an advisor, please call 902-494-3077 or 1-866-359-4709, be ready with your B00#, and we will add you to our call-list for an advisor to call you back the same day.   

Please let us know if a phone call is not possible for you and we can arrange another way to connect; you may e-mail us: 

Bookings for regular, online or in-person appointments will resume after September 20th.  To book for after September 20th please call or book online.

The Bissett Student Success Centre is your source for both academic and career advising support and information. Our team does more than support you with your academic planning—they can help you reach your educational, career, and life goals. Make an appointment with one of our Student Success Advisors, peer advisors, career counsellors, study coaches or tutors. 

Register for Courses

Find all the information you need about choosing your courses, creating your schedule, transfer courses, changing courses, wait lists, and more.


Our Student Success Advisors provide academic and career advising to current Dalhousie and King's students. We coach, support and guide you to meet your goals.

Study Support & Tutoring

The Studying for Success program offers personal coaching/tutoring and free group workshops to help enhance your study skills and academic potential.

Career Support

Whether you're looking to earn some extra money or opportunities to prepare you for your future career, we can assist you with resources, advice and support.

On Track

On Track is a suite of programs to assist your transition to Dal and beyond. On Track will help you make the most of your university experiences by helping you identify and develop your strengths. 

Workshops & Events

From study skills and time management workshops, to mock interview and resume-writing sessions, you'll gain strategies and skills to help you reach your academic potential.