Advisor Meetings

Total Minimum Advisory Meeting Requirements for Students 

Student Type 

No. of Meetings 


Masters Students 

1 or 2 (depending on the duration of the home graduate program) 

One meeting annually 

PhD Students 


One meeting annually 

Graduate students registered in the Collaborative Specialization in Hazards, Risks, and Resilience are required to contact and initiate meetings with their Hazards, Risks, and Resilience advisors at least once per academic year. 

Meeting Options 

  • Combine the Advisor meeting with a home department thesis advisory committee meeting, if one exists. 
  • Combine an Advisor meeting with a meeting with the thesis supervisors 
  • Arrange a one–to– one meeting with the Advisor. 

Students are responsible for providing the Advisor with the Hazards, Risks, and Resilience Advisor Meeting form and for submission of the form on an annual basis.