Engineering Student Centre
To help you achieve your academic goal is our Mandate, fulfilling all the requirements to realize your academic goal is your Responsibility.
Academic advising is a collaborative process of developing an educational plan that fits the individual student’s abilities, interests, personal circumstances and career goals.
Academic advising plays an important role in developing strategies for successful completion of your undergraduate degree. Academic advisors and Departmental Undergraduate Faculty advisors offer individualized assistance with the aim of facilitating student sucess.Academic advising goals are to:
- Assist students to better understand themselves and direct them to available resources that will help them meet their academic and career goals.
- Help students understand University and College policies and procedures, academic requirements and consequences.
- Ensure that degree requirements are satisfied systematically.
The student-advisor relationship is one of partnership and shared responsibility. You are expected to actively seek advising, participate in your own decision making and take responsibility for satisfactory progress toward your educational goals.
To make an appointment to see an academic advisor or for general questions and information, please contact: Engineering Student Centre Rm 2A05, (306) 966 5274 or firstname.lastname@example.org
|What is Engineering
Disciplines / Program maps / timetable :
Students who are new to the College of Engineering are required to submit a science elective. To do so, you will go to:
- Engineering Tab
- Science Elective Channel
- Engineering Tab
If you are a first-year student coming from high school, please note that the Engineering Student Centre will register you in your required classes for both terms. To do so, you must first submit your science elective choice.
If you are a transfer student and would like to have a timetable sent to you, please also go to the Engineering Tab/Channel in PAWS. Please note that the Engineering Student Centre will not register you in classes.
AP MATH 110.3
Upon further review, the College of Engineering will accept credit for AP MATH 110.3 (with a grade of 4 or higher), as fulfilling the MATH 123.3 First Year Common Core requirement.
Students with AP credit for MATH 110.3, however, are strongly recommended to take the MATH 123.3. This is to ensure that they have the best foundation possible to meet the academic demands of MATH 124.3.
We apologize for the confusion, and we encourage you to contact the Engineering Student Centre if you have questions or concerns. We may be reached at email@example.com or at (306) 966-5274.
MATH PLACEMENT TEST
If you are a student registered in MATH 123.3 for Term 1 of 2013-2014, you are expected to reserve a seat to write the MPT in the second week of July or the second week of August:
- Test Dates (reservation required): July 8 through July 13, 2013 and August 6 through August 10, 2013
- Sample Test: Students are encouraged to visit, http://math.usask.ca/sample_placement/ to practise on questions similar to those on the actual test.
For further information, please visit http://math.usask.ca/placement/ .
JUNIOR HUMANITIES OR SOCIAL SCIENCE ELECTIVE
As part of the First Year Common Core, students will choose a 3-credit unit Junior Humanities or Social Science Elective in either Term 1 or Term 2.
Please note that students must register themselves in this class. Please choose an elective from the following:
HOW TO REGISTER FOR CLASSES
If the class section is already full, please keep trying on PAWS until the end of August for Term 1 classes and until end of December for Term 2 classes.
If you are still unable to register, please come to the Engineering Student Centre during the first week of classes.
If you are NOT planning to attend the College of Engineering for the 2013-2014 academic year:
- YOU will be required to withdraw from these courses from PAWS in both terms by September 18, 2013
- If you fail to withdraw from these courses by September 18, 2013, you will be RESPONSIBLE for the payment of these courses.
COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING ACADEMIC INFORMATION AND POLICIES:
As a new student to the College of Engineering, please familiarize yourself with our Academic Information and Policies:
ADDITIONAL CONTACTS FOR STUDENTS:
Aaron Phoenix, Ph.D., P. Eng.
Acting Associate Dean, Academic
Administrative System Support
Pamela Constantinoff (On Leave)
Administrative Assistant & Academic Support
The Engineering Student Centre is a resource for the undergraduate students of the College of Engineering to help them meet their academic and career goals and to enhance their educational and student experience.
We are committed to support and assist students by providing accessible, accurate and timely information regarding academic requirements, University policies, procedures and resources.
Engineering Student Centre Academic Advising Program
Academic advising in the College of Engineering is a collaborative decision-making process between students and advisors.
Advisors promote learning and understanding of academic requirements, policies, resources, and opportunities so students can make informed decisions that enrich their College experience and support their development as self-directed lifelong learners and decision makers.
- What can the Engineering Student Centre and the Academic Advisors do for me?
The Engineering Student Centre is committed to helping our students achieve academic success. Our advisors are here to provide resources, guidance and support to enable students to explore, define, and realize their aspirations throughout their academic careers.
If you have any questions about your Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BE) degree requirements or academic options, need help in setting academic goals, need permission to take a course elsewhere, or for any situation that may occur that is affecting your courses, please visit our Engineering Student Centre.
- What can I expect from the Academic Advisors?
You can expect the advisors to:
- provide you with accurate knowledge of the Bachelor of Science in Engineering (BE) degree requirements, University policies and procedures.
- refer you to appropriate services and resources as needed.
- assist and guide you in the decision making process relating to your academic program
- act as a resource in any other concerns and difficulties that affect your educational and career goals.
- Who is responsible for keeping track of my progress and making sure that I have all the degree requirements needed?
You are ultimately responsible for successfully completing your academic requriements and should maintain accurate records of your progress towards fulfilling degree requirements.
- What is my responsibility as a student in the Academic Advising Process?
Your responsibility is to:
- schedule and attend regular appointments with an advisor each term
- prepare for your appointments and share information
- know your program requirements and how academic actions affect your status
- follow up on the referrals and recommendations provided to you
- seek help before a situation escalates into a crisis
- check your U of S email account regularly
- accept responsibility for your decisions and actions that affect your educational program
- Who has access to my Academic Records?
Your educational records are confidential; information can only be disclosed with your permission.