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Academic Advising

We are here to help you succeed! Do you have questions about your degree requirements, a specific course or the best way to get into a degree program? If you have any concerns about accessing the courses and services you need, we are here to help. Our advising appointments allow you to chat with an advisor who can lead you in the right direction, answer these questions and more.

Benefits of an Advising Appointment

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Guidance when selecting the degree option that is right for you.

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Help with course selection so you meet all your program requirements.

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Advisors are aware of all the latest program regulations - which change often!

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Help minimizing red tape; we promise not to pass you off to another office.

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Chance for you to share feedback on courses and program structure.

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Personal support and resources for accommodation for those who need it.

Program-Specific Support


Support is available by appointment for Communication & Media Studies majors throughout the academic year.

Please call 416-736-5057 to book an appointment with an advisor. Alternatively, send an email to lapscomn@yorku.ca with your name, student number and nature of the advising that you require, and we will contact you via email. 

Meet with an Academic Advisor


Current Students

LA&PS Academic Advising Services is here for you with the information, guidance and support to help you achieve your academic goals. Whether you choose to use email or use our efficient online drop-in service, we are available to help you with issues such as changing degrees, fulfilling degree requirements, academic petitions, what to do when a class is full and more.

New Students

If you have received an offer of admission but have not begun your first term of classes, please visit our new students webpage to find the information you need for enrolment and next steps.

Resources

GPA Calculator

Use our GPA calculator to determine your current marks and the grades you need going forward to reach a particular average.

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SPARK

SPARK is an e-learning resource designed to help students succeed at written academic assignments.

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Library Research Guides

Use these resources to direct your library research.

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