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Program Requirements

Note: University regulations apply to all students at Laurier. If there is any discrepancy between the program or progression requirements outlined on this page and those in the university's academic calendars, the academic calendars are the official sources of information. The information below is from the latest calendar, and you may be following progression requirements from an earlier calendar. Students are responsible for checking the appropriate calendar. Contact your program coordinator should you notice any discrepancies.

Academic Advising

Dr. Sara Matthews is the current Global Studies academic advisor. Email any advising questions or requests for an appointment directly to gsadvisor@wlu.ca.

You may also seek assistance or have questions answered by the academic administrative assistant for Global Studies. Email pberdan@wlu.ca or call 519.884.1970 x3968 if you cannot reach Dr. Matthews or if she is away.

Should you need to cancel an appointment 
please email both gsadvisor@wlu.ca and pberdan@wlu.ca.

Declaring as a Global Studies Major

Want to declare as a Global Studies major? Learn how to change your program.

To explore the program concentrations, specializations, and options available to tailor your Global Studies degree to your primary interests, please see the Concentrations and Specializations page.

Contact Us:

Patricia Berdan, Administrative Assistant

E: pberdan@wlu.ca
T: 519.884.0710 x3968
Office Location: DAWB 5-120

Alex Latta, Chair

E: alatta@wlu.ca
T: 519.884.0710 x3115
Office Location: DAWB 5-120A

To book an advising appointment or contact the GS Advisor, Dr. Sara Matthews, please email gsadvisor@wlu.ca.

Need to contact the GSE Coordinator, Dr. John Ejobowah? Please email gsecoord@wlu.ca.