Academic Advising

Students should contact the Undergraduate Advisor early in their studies to ensure they are taking courses appropriate to the degree they wish to obtain. Students must fulfill the English department's requirements as well as General Degree Requirements found in the university's undergraduate calendar.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can't figure out what English Courses you need to graduate?

  1. First check out the English Department's Requirements.
  2. Next check out the General Degree Requirements.
  3. Finally make an appointment to see Dr. Alice Brittan, the Undergraduate Advisor, at

Interested in the Honours Program?

Set up an appointment with Dr. Alice Brittan, the Undergraduate Advisor, through the English Department at 902-494-3387 or Students may apply for the honours programs following the completion of the second year of their degree.

Need to register for 4000-level seminars?

Download and fill out the 4000-level seminar form or drop into the office and pick up a hard copy. The deadline for 2019-20 classes is March 13, 2019. For more information contact Mary Beth MacIsaac, the Undergraduate Assistant at

Problem registering for a course?

Contact Mary Beth MacIsaac, the Undergraduate Assistant, at

Need Information about transfer credits?

Visit the Registrar's Website.

Interested in the Graduate Program?

Contact Pamela Decker, the Graduate Assistant, at