Advising

Arts Academic Advising supports the academic success of the Faculty’s 14,000 undergraduate students.

From the point of admission, Advising provides programs and services to help you make informed and thoughtful decisions about your academic path throughout your degree program.

Sociology Advising

Regular Office Hours
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Contact Information
ANSO Building, Room 2108
6303 N.W. Marine Drive
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1
604 827 5206
soci.ugrad@ubc.ca

Sociology Peer Advising

Peer Advisors are undergraduate students who volunteer to spend one hour a week holding office hours in the Peer Advising office.

In this capacity, Peer Advisors offer new and potential Sociology majors, minors and Family Studies minors useful and valuable information about the Sociology major, suggestions for becoming involved, and help with core skills like test preparation, essay writing, and understanding key concepts in sociology.

All third- and fourth-year students are invited to apply to be Peer Advisors. Applications are due by September 15th (term 1) or January 15th (term 2) to soci.peer.advising@ubc.ca.

Your application should include:

  • Your year of study
  • An overview of your coursework in Sociology
  • A brief description of how you will contribute to the program