University of Manitoba - Academic Advisors -

Professional Development


University of Manitoba advisors have access to a number of professional development opportunities and resources.

2018 – 2019 Advising Webinars

You are invited to take part in seven NACADA webinars that will be offered to the advising community in the 2017-2018 academic year. Please register with Each webinar will be introduced by a member of the University's Advising community. We will view a recorded webinar and there will be time for discussion.

The 2018-2019 Advising Webinar Schedule is currently under development. Please check back later for updates.

Professional Organizations

    Meetings of the Advisors' Exchange group on campus provide opportunities to hear about, and provide input into, new policies and processes being discussed and implemented at the University that affect all students and academic programs. This group meets two or three times each term for 1 – 1½ hours per meeting.

    UMAE General Meeting Summaries
Advising Services at the U of M

This course will provide a basic understanding of academic advising at the University of Manitoba. Give yourself 5 - 8 weeks to complete the readings and develop your own knowledge base related to the information that is provided in this course. The course is a self-guided learning experience for the participant.

Contact Brigitte Wiebe at to obtain access to the course.

Find the course at UM Learn once you've obtained access

Past Advising Workshops and Resources


Career Compass

CHERD Letter of Accomplishment in Academic Advising