Marianne Simm having a meeting with a student

Academic Advising

Academic Advising at Brescia not only provides you with assistance through your academic journey, but also guides you on areas such as university policies, degree requirements, Western’s module system and various other campus support services. We empower you to make effective decisions relating to your academics and future career goals.

We are here to help you:

  • Assist planning your courses though your academic program(s)
  • Take responsibility for your learning and goal setting
  • Implement strategies for achieving your professional goals
  • Provide referrals to academic and personal support resources

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Are you interested in receiving mobile updates and reminders from the Academic Advising Team at Brescia? If so, simply download the Remind App through your Apple or Android device, or text @bresciauc to 289.803.3844 and confirm your details.

Meet our Academic Advisors

  • Mary Ann McVicar Academic Advisor

    Mary Ann McVicar

    Senior Academic Advisor
    519.432.8353 x20114
    MSJ Rm 17

  • Patricia Dahl-Staff

    Patricia Dahl

    Academic Advising Programming Coordinator
    519.432.8353 x28264
    MSJ Rm 11

  • Lissette Ochoa

     Lissette Ochoa

    Coordinator of International Programs and Global Education/Special Advisor to the President, Diversity & Inclusion/Preliminary Year Advisor
    519-432-8353 x28012
     MSJ Rm. 114

Book an Appointment

As a Brescia student you have a dedicated team of Academic Advisors ready to support you through your journey of academic success.

Book an Appointment