University of Victoria Welcome Centre
Whether you're a new student, a visitor to campus, an alumnus or a current member of the campus community, the Welcome Centre is your first point of contact in navigating the University of Victoria.
Located on the first floor of the University Centre, the Welcome Centre is open from 8:30a.m. to 4:30p.m. Monday through Friday and 11:30a.m. to 3:30p.m. on Saturdays. Centre staff can ensure that you are directed to the right location, service or event on campus.
An academic adviser for the Faculties of Humanities, Science and Social Sciences will be on hand in the Welcome Centre between September 4 and October 18, to assist students with course selection and degree planning during the following times:
- Monday through Friday (excluding holidays): 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Appointments with the adviser must be pre-booked by calling 250-721-7567, ext. 6 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org (please be sure to include your student number). More information on academic advising for incoming students can be found on the Academic Advising Centre site.
The Welcome Centre's Student Ambassadors will offer registration assistance for students in the Victoria area who are having trouble registering for courses online, corresponding with the beginning of each term. Please check this site towards the start of the next term, for specific dates.
For registration assistance, weekdays, please contact the Registration Helpline for assistance.