Welcome to Academic Advising

Academic advising at Trent is dedicated to student learning, development, and success. Building a relationship with your academic advisor can help you throughout your time at Trent.

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You can access your advisors and advising resources on both campuses. Select your campus to learn more about the resources available to help you.


Durham Campus Academic Advising »

Peterborough Campus Academic Advising »

Online Advising Resources »

Registering for courses for the first time?

All the information you need to register for your first year courses can be found here:

You are strongly encouraged to register in your full course load for both Fall and Winter semesters (that is, the number of courses you plan to take for the full academic year). 

If you still have trouble after following these directions, please call your college office for assistance.



Returning student registering for courses?

Advisors are available by drop-in only for the first two weeks of school. Contact your college office for information about drop-in hours.

Remember that you can review your degree requirements in the academic calendar www.trentu.ca/calendar and register for your courses through your MyTrent account (review the advising site above for reminders about how to register). 

If you have specific questions about course offerings, waitlists, and pre-requisites waivers you can contact your department directly.  Pre-requisite waivers are completed online through your MyTrent account.  Course registration issues or questions can also be directed to registration@trentu.ca. For all financial questions please contact Student Accounts or the Financial Aid department.