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Welcome To Advising

Whether you are a prospective or current student, parent or counsellor, Program Advisors are here to help you. Today’s educational and occupational opportunities are many and complex. We can help you make a well-informed decision on the program that fits your career goals. We’ll ensure that you have all the information you need to apply and to be successful at BCIT.

Connect with a Program Advisor by telephone, in-person or email.

Full-time studies program advisors can provide information on:

  • Program selection and program content
  • The admissions process and program entrance requirements
  • Strengthening your application to a competitive program
  • Where graduates are finding jobs, typical job titles and salaries
  • Appropriate upgrading options or assessment exams
  • What it takes to manage the rigor of a BCIT program through to graduation
  • Transfer credit, advanced placement and prior learning assessment evaluation
  • Student life and accessing internal and external resources for success at BCIT

Part-time studies program advisors can assist with or provide information on:

  • Determining the right program to meet your career goals
  • Course options and selection for Part-Time Studies programs
  • Applying for transfer credit and advanced placement
  • Work and life balance while attending BCIT Part-Time Studies programs
  • Making changes to your approved program plan
  • Program laddering options
  • Program and course costs

Program Advising receives some common questions; we recommend checking these out. As well, please review the Admission and Registration frequently asked questions for valuable information.

Prospective Students – Resources