News & Important Updates

  • The last day to make changes to your Fall 20 class schedule is September 18, 2020. Classes begin September 10th. When registering for new courses after August 18th, students must also ensure that their Final Exam Schedule remains conflict-free. Details regarding course additions, deletions, changes, restrictions and special registration instructions are available on our Course Selection Information page.

  • Due to the operational instructions provided by the University on March 16th, the B.Sc. Academic Counselling Centre will be closed to all in-person activities until further notice. Front Desk staff and Program Counsellors will still be available to answer questions by email or on-line chat. Remote appointments are also available. Please note that remote appointments may be extremely limited, and email response times delayed, during the first few weeks of the Fall 20 semester.

  • Please refer to the University of Guelph COVID-19 Update Information page.

The B.Sc. Degree Program

Summerlee Science Complex Atrium

The Bachelor of Science is offered as a four-year Honours degree (BSCH) or a three-year General (BSCG) degree. There are currently 27 different majors to choose from in the Honours Bachelor of Science program according to the 2020/21 Undergraduate Calendar, normally completed over a minimum of eight academic semesters. The General program is normally completed over a minimum of six semesters of study, with no specific majors or minors.

B.Sc. Academic Counselling Centre


Room 1329, Summerlee Science Complex

Hours of Operation:

Due to COVID-19, our office is closed to all in-person activities until further notice. Please see our News & Important Updates section on this page for further information.

Monday to Friday: 8:30 AM to Noon, 1:15 to 4:30 PM
(please note that we are closed over lunch)

Our office will not open until 10:00 AM on the third Thursday of every month

To book an appointment, please contact our front desk:

Email: (please only contact our office via email during COVID-19 office closure)

Telephone: 519-824-4120 Ext. 53788 (please do not leave voicemail messages during COVID-19 office closure)

Fax: 519-767-2044 (please do not send faxes during COVID-19 office closure), email:

A limited number of drop-in appointments are available with a Program Counsellor most weekdays from 1:30 to 3:30 PM. Please check with our front desk for availability.