About Us




Our office is currently in virtual operation until further notice. No in-person visits.

Please note: we are not taking in-person appointments at present due to COVID. You may wish to chat with our Counselling assistant virtually, on Tuesdays 1-3 or Thursdays 10-2 (https://www.uwo.ca/arts/counselling/)  or you may email arts@uwo.ca or our counsellors to ask about modules and programs, degree requirements, and university regulations or about any other academic concerns such as:

  • Academic advice, course selection
  • Course changes, withdrawals, special permissions
  • Progression requirements and mandatory withdrawal
  • Requests for academic accommodation for major illnesses, compassionate issues or other problems that would affect your attendance and performance in courses
  • Requests for special examinations or extensions for term-work
  • Appeal procedures/interpretation of Senate regulations
  • Graduation issues

If you have questions about Admissions please call 519-661-2100 or email welcome@uwo.ca 


UPDATE: Please see any updates regarding COVID here: https://www.uwo.ca/coronavirus/?utm_source=western-homepage&utm_medium=announcement&utm_campaign=corona-virus



Academic Counselling is always here to help with your academic needs. if you are in crisis, please know there are resources available to you. If you just need to talk to someone and are not in crisis, please visit: https://www.uwo.ca/health/mental_wellbeing/