Student Life
Student Success & Advising

Contact Us

John Arnou
Manager, Student Success
519-884-8111 x 28241
Paige Doherty
Student Advisor
519-884-8111 x 28210
Stephanie Morrison
Student Success Coordinator
519-884-8111 x 28310
Student Success & Advising

Which courses do I need for my degree? How do I enrol in them? What is an elective? When should I talk to my academic advisor? You’ll find the answers to these and other key questions and much more – all in one office!


Visit the Student Success Office during our open hours:

Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Peer Academic Leader (PAL) fall term hours are:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 


You can also book an appointment online with Advisor’s Paige Doherty and John Arnou.


Your academic supercentre

Think of the Student Success Office as your go-to starting point for academic support and advice. They’ll have the answers and help you need.



Your Courses
Course Mechanics 101: How and when to select your courses, check out your schedule, and make changes, plus tips to help you with the process and need-to-know details for your first year.

Your Support
Questions about your studies? Tap into personal care from your Academic Advisor, maximize your potential through academic coaching, find out which campus resources match your needs, and visit the SJU Peer Academic Leaders for success coaching and resource referrals from your peers.

Your Degree
What you need to know about qualifying for those all-important letters after your name:  your instruction guide, a.k.a. the Undergraduate Calendar; an overview of degree requirements; and translations for the terminology you’ll encounter