Advising Services

Helping you seize your opportunities.

Your decision to come to school is a life-changing choice. Our academic advisors know this, and are committed to helping you plan your studies to make the most out of your time at VCC. 

Advisors assist you in making informed academic choices and developing effective educational plans to meet your goals. We aprovide assistance with transition into VCC programs as well as transfers to other post-secondary institutions. We are commited to providing accurate, consistent information in a supportive enviroment. 

If you are not certain if your needs are better met with an academic advisor or a counsellor, please consult this page. Once you have made your decision to meet with an academic advisor, please book an appointment online or call 604.871.7000, option 2. ‌


Students with disabilities

Academic planning, orientation and learning assistance; services for our students with disabilities in specialized or regular programs. 


Have a quick question? 

Ten to fifteen minute drop-in program advising sessions are available at our both Broadway and Downtown locations on a first-come-first-served basis:


Broadway Campus

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. (last student will be seen at 3:45 p.m.)
Wednesday 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. (last student will be seen at 5:45 p.m.)

Downtown Campus

Tuesday & Thursday 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. (last student will be seen at 3:45 p.m.) 

For email inquiries, please email advisingservices@vcc.ca. For Program information inquiries, please refer to Program FAQ.


Make an appointment

If you are not sure whether to make your appointment with an academic advisor or a counsellor, please consult this page. Once you're sure that you need to speak to an academic advisor, please book an appointment online or call 604.871.7000, option 2 to make an appointment. ‌

Appointments can be made both at the Broadway and Downtown Campuses from Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (last appointment at 3:30 p.m.)
Wednesday evening appointments are available at the Broadway Campus from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (last appointment at 6:30 p.m.)


Locations and hours

Broadway campus
Level 4, room 4022, building A
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. 

Downtown campus
Level 1, room 103 (by Pender Street entrance)
Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

VCC's advisors are committed to working to help make your path to school and experience at Vancouver Community College a successful one.