Advising for newly admitted Faculty of Engineering students

Advising for newly admitted students

Fall Term

Advising Session Dates – August/September 2019

Academic advisors can help you select courses, resolve schedule conflicts, transfer credits, and advise you on University policies. All new students in the Faculty of Engineering are expected to seek advice from advisors when confirming their course selection.   More information on registering at McGill can be found on the Newly Admitted Undergraduate Students website.

Please bring the following to your academic advising appointment:

  • copies of transcripts
  • any additional documentation (i.e., course outlines, etc.) pertaining to transfer credits that were not yet granted

Transfer credits Compulsory Transfer Credit session applicable to Year 0 (freshman students)

If you do not see your transfer credits reflected on your McGill transcript by August 25th you are obliged to attend the Transfer Credit Session on Monday August 26th 2019 at 2pm in McConnell 204 to have your documents evaluated.

Special / Visiting / Exchange Students

Compulsory Advising Session
Date and Time
: Monday, August 26th 3:30 p.m.
Location: McConnell Engineering Building, Room 11

Bioengineering
Compulsory Advising Session
Date and Time: Thursday, August 29th 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location: McConnell Engineering Building, Room 11

Chemical Engineering

Compulsory Advising session
Out of Province Students and Quebec CEGEP students:
Date and Time: Thursday, August 29th, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Location: M.H. Wong Building, Room 1020

Civil Engineering

Compulsory Information Session
Date and Time: Thursday August 29th, 11:00 a.m.
Location: Macdonald Engineering Building, Room 280

Computer, Electrical and Software Engineering

Compulsory Information Session
Date and Time: Wednesday, August 28th 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Location: McConnell Engineering Building, Room 13

Individual Advising (first-come, first-served basis):
Date and Time: Thursday, August 29th 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Trottier Building – breakout Rooms

Materials Engineering

Compulsory Information and Academic Advising Session
Date and Time: Wednesday August 28th, Time: 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Location: M.H. Wong Building, Room 1020

Mechanical Engineering

Compulsory Information Session
Date and Time: Wednesday, August 28th, 10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Location: McConnell Engineering Building, Room 204

Individual Advising (first come, first-served basis)
Date and Time: Wednesday, August 28th, 11:00 a.m.– 2:00 p.m.
Location: Macdonald Engineering Building, Room 267

Mining Engineering

Compulsory Information Session
Date and Time: Wednesday August 28th 10:00-12:00p.m.
Location: Frank Dawson Adams Building - Room 126

Individual Academic Advising
Date and Time: Wednesday August 28th, 13:00-15:00
Location: Frank Dawson Adams Building - Room 126


School of Architecture

Compulsory Welcome Session for Year 0 and Year 1 Students
Date and Time: Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019, 8:30 a.m.
Location: Macdonald-Harrington Building, Room 212

Compulsory Information and Advising Session

Year 0
Date and Time: Wednesday, August 28th 10:00 a.m.
Location: Macdonald-Harrington Building, Room 207

Year 1
Date and Time: Wednesday, August 21, 10:00 a.m.,
or Thursday, August 29, 10:00 a.m.,
Location: Macdonald-Harrington Building, Room 207


Presentation, followed by, verification of admission prerequisites, transfer credits, etc. Tour of School of Architecture

For further information, please consult the School of Architecture website at:
www.mcgill.ca/architecture/program-advising-and-course-registration

Exchange (Arch.) Students

Date and Time: Wednesday, August 28th, 2:30 p.m.,
Location: Macdonald-Harrington Building, Room 207.

Exchange students are reminded to bring an up-to-date design student portfolio to the meeting. In the meantime students are encouraged to register for courses prior to this meeting. For further information, please contact Mary Lanni-Campoli, Student Advisor, at mary.lanni [at] mcgill.ca.

Transfer credits for B.Sc. (Arch.) students- University level courses only:

An individual meeting with Mrs. Lanni-Campoli, Student Advisor, may be scheduled to discuss possible transfer of credits of university-level courses. Please contact her by email at: mary.lanni [at] mcgill.ca to schedule an appointment. (Transfer credits- U0 freshman please attend the Engineering Transfer credits session)