Advising and Planning Links


Political Science Undergraduate Advising schedule Fall term 2020
Please contact directly to schedule a Zoom appointment

Dr. Marlea Clarke: Fridays 10:30-12 noon
Zoom link: https://uvic.zoom.us/j/97960514800

Dr. Michelle Bonner: Fridays 1:30-2:30 

Dr. Will Greaves: Tuesdays 10:30-12 noon 

Our undergraduate advisors are available to help new and current students with questions relating to their Political Science major or minor degree. You can drop in during their office hours or make an appointment by contacting one of them by e-mail. Before your appointment, be sure to have all necessary paperwork with you. This might include a copy of your unofficial transcript, course outlines, or anything else which will help your advisor assist you.

POLI Program Requirements

  • This page includes tabs linking to Major, Honours, and other POLI programs such as the EUS Option and Minor, and the POLI course groups.

UVic Undergraduate Advising

  • This page has a series of expandable headings with information on advising appointments, program declaration, CAPPY hour, going on exchanges, taking external courses for credit, and preparing for graduation.

Political Science Program Planning Worksheet

  • This worksheet outlines the requirements for the POLI Major degree, with space for you to check off requirements as you meet them in order to keep on track with your program.

Transferring courses from another institution

  • The general requirements listed below apply to transfer applicants wishing to enter the Faculties of Humanities, Science, and Social Sciences. Admission requirements for other faculties are stated in the appropriate faculty section in the Calendar.

UVic Curriculum, Advising and Planning (CAPP) Report

A CAPP report summarizes your information and displays completed degree requirements, as well as those that are you have yet to complete. The Academic Advising Centre will offer CAPP related drop-in advising appointments. Contact the Advising Centre for the current schedule. https://www.uvic.ca/services/advising/

Make an appointment with an academic adviser (first come, first served) with our frontline advisers to

  • discuss your CAPP report
  • make sure you’re on track to graduate
  • ask for an adviser’s help to correct or "tune up" your report

Get the answers to your degree planning/CAPP report related questions! Acadmic Advising Centre website: https://www.uvic.ca/services/advising/