Admissions Advising

The application period for the 2020/21 Bachelor of Education program is now closed.
Advising and online info sessions for the 2021/22 BEd program is now in progress.

Before booking an advising appointment, please attend an online info session and visit our Academic and Experience page.


The Teacher Education Office offers advising for:

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

What do you want help with?

Bachelor of Education (BEd) Program & Teacher Updating Program

Email is our preferred method of contact. Using email, we can answer most questions and provide URLs with even more information.

Our admissions officers will review your transcripts, discuss requirements for your program option and the different cohorts or teachable subjects available.

Quick Questions sessions via Zoom 

Our Admissions team hosts weekly online Zoom sessions to answer quick questions. Please be prepared with concise and clear questions as your interaction will be limited to about 5 minutes to give as many students a chance to have their queries addressed. Instructions on how to prepare before reaching out to our office can be seen in the boxed section below.

Offered Wednesdays from 11:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m. PDT.

When multiple people sign in, you will be placed in a waiting room.

Depending on the number of people logging in during a session, the waiting room may close earlier than 12pm.

Access the chat: https://ubc.zoom.us/j/98036790866

Meeting ID: 980 3679 0866

If you require a dedicated 15-minute advising appointment, please request a booking at teacher.ed@ubc.ca or call 604 822 5242.

Prepare for your Advising Appointment

Learn & Ask:
  • Learn about our programs and determine your program of interest.
  • Review the frequently asked questions. This list is frequently answered and updated.
  • If your question is not answered, email our Reception Team.
  • If your question is still not answered, email our Admissions Officers (see below).
Bring:

Admissions Officers

Diplomas in Education & Certificates in Education

Once you have selected a diploma or certificate on the Professional Development & Community Engagement (PDCE) website, you may have questions about next steps.

Reinstatement/Readmission & Visiting & Unclassified Students

Contact a program coordinator if:

  • You have questions about readmission or reinstatement into the BEd program
  • You are a visiting or unclassified student