Admissions Advising

The Teacher Education Office offers year-round advising for prospective students:

  • Bachelor of Education program applicants
  • Diplomas and Certificates in Education applicants
  • international students
  • visiting and unclassified students
  • teacher updaters
  • and individuals interested in readmission or reinstatement to the Bachelor of Education program.

Please select a category for advising:

Admissions officers are available to answer your questions. For the fastest response time, email is often the best method. Most questions can be answered via email and we can provide URLs with even more information, however we would be happy to communicate with you in whatever way works best for you.

Thirty minute advising appointments are scheduled every Tuesday and Thursday for the following times:

  • Tuesdays: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Thursdays: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

An admissions officer will go over your transcripts and discuss with you the requirements for your program option of choice and the different cohorts or teachable subjects available. There are no drop-ins.

Book an advising appointment at teacher.ed@ubc.ca or call 604 822 5242

Please bring copies of your unofficial transcripts to your appointment.

Email your questions:


Tips to get the most out of your advising appointment:

1. Find and read the information for your program of interest.
2. Complete the academic self-assessment worksheet for your teaching area(s).
3. Please bring your unofficial transcripts to your advising appointment.
4. Email questions before your appointment to teacher.ed@ubc.ca or directly to the admissons officers.

Diplomas and Certificates in Education

For specific questions regarding program information, course selection or program advisor contact, please see pdce.educ.ubc.ca/diplomas-certificates. .

Please contact Alya Zhukova, Admissions – Undergrad Student Support, in the Teacher Education Office for admissions questions regarding application forms, fees, and transcripts.
 

If you are an international student or are interested in the International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme, please contact Dr. Keith McPherson.
 

 

International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme

Find program information on the IB cohort at the elementary level and the IB option at the secondary level here.

If you have questions about readmission or reinstatement into the BEd program, or if you are a visiting or unclassified student, please contact a program coordinator.