Bissett Student Success Centre (BSSC)

Academic Advising and Career Services

In person reception closed

As of March 16th, 2020, we are temporarily closing our reception area and moving all in person services remotely until further notice. 

Our office is still open to support you remotely from Monday-Friday between 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. AST! If you have questions, concerns or would like to meet with an advisor, please call us at 902-494-3077 or email at advising@dal.ca

Connect with us on Brightspace! All current students have been enrolled into the Student Support Services online community in Brightspace. You can find this online community by scrolling through your list of courses. 

In the community space you will find online resources, helpful videos, and information on how to virtually connect with other offices across campus. You can even send us a quick message through Advising Chat!
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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.

Advising

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.