Contact us

Mailing address:

Faculty of Education
University of Victoria
PO Box 1700 STN CSC
Victoria BC V8W 2Y2

Courier or in-person address:

University of Victoria
3800 Finnerty Road
MacLaurin Building A243
Victoria BC V8P 5C2

Dr. Vanessa Andreotti
Office: MAC A243


Associate Dean, Undergraduate Programs
Dr. Leslee Francis Pelton
Office: MAC A247

Associate Dean, Graduate Programs and Research
Dr. Catherine McGregor
Office: MAC A243


Director, Administration 
Wendy Seager
Office: MAC A245


Digital Media Officer
Michelle Butterfield
Office: MAC A362

T: 250-721-7862

EDID+ Coordinator
Jasdeep Randhawa
Office: MAC A358


Assistant to the Dean
Ami Cheli
Office: MAC A243


Assistant to the Associate Deans
Susan Chambers 
Office: MAC A247


Development Officer
Office: MAC A356

Fax: 250-472-5063 

Research and Grants Facilitator
Dr. Tanya Battersby
Office: MAC A363


Administrative Assistant to the President's Chair
Nicole Goodstriker Clayton
Office: MacA253

NEȾOLṈEW̱ - "one mind, one people"

Lab Coordinator
Perry Plewes 
Office: MAC A323


Teacher Education and Minor in Education - MacLaurin

Education Advising at MacLaurin

Location: MAC A225 
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (closed 12:00pm to 1:00pm)

Phone: To schedule an appointment or talk to an adviser, call 250-721-7877.
Email: Please allow up to 48 hours for a response.

Drop-in Appointments: You may call, email, or visit us in-person to book your drop-in appointment. We offer both in-person and phone appointments on the following days:

Tuesday afternoons: 1:00pm - 3:30pm
Thursdays: 9:30am - 11:30am and 1:00pm - 3:30pm

If you are a future student, we can assist you with:

  • The admission requirements for Teacher Education Programs
  • The program requirements for the Minor in Applications of Psychology and Leadership, the Minor in Art Education, and the Minor in Education.
  • Application preparation for Teacher Education Programs

If you are a current student, we can assist you with:

  • Your program planning and Curriculum, Advising and Program Planning (CAPP) Report
  • The graduation requirements of your program
  • Your academic standing in the Faculty of Education
  • Letters of Permission

Mailing address:
Education Advising at MacLaurin
Faculty of Education
University of Victoria
PO Box 1700 STN CSC
Victoria, BC, V8W 2Y2

Kinesiology, and Recreation and Health Education - McKinnon

Education Advising at McKinnon

MCK 115
Monday & Thursday 8:30 am - 4:30 pm (closed 12 to 1 pm)

Appointments/Drop in: In light of UVics response to COVID-19, we will only be offering academic advising services by email at this time. Please email for further assistance.
Phone: To schedule an appointment or talk to an adviser, call 250-721-6554
Email: . Please allow up to 48 hours for a response.

Indigenous Education - MacLaurin

Phone: To schedule an appointment or talk to our Indigenous Academic adviser, call 250-721-7824.

Email: . Please allow up to 48 hours for a response.

Advising for graduate programs

Educational Psychology and Leadership Studies (EPLS)


Counselling Psychology

Dr. Tim Black

Educational Psychology

Dr. Doug Magnuson

Leadership Studies

Dr. Darlene Clover

Curriculum & Instructions (C&I)

Wanda Hurren 

Indigenous Education (IED)

Sonya Bird


School of Exercise Science, Health & Physical Education (EPHE)

Ryan Rhodes