Academic Advising

Advising Update:

As a result of the COVID 19 Pandemic, Geography advisors are currently working remotely.  Please continue to email us at  In addition, you can reach us via Skype during scheduled drop-in advising times should you wish to live chat or speak in person.  Please check the online advising schedule for updates.

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Geography's Academic Advisors are available Monday through Thursday in RCB 7126.  Advisors can help with course and program selection, provide information on graduation requirements, assist with program entry and declaration and provide details on upcoming course offerings. They can also provide general information and referrals in areas related to: study abroad/student exchange, personal or learning support, academic difficulty, volunteer opportunities, career advising, etc.

Ravinder Multani

Ravinder Multani  & Marilyn Trautman
Undergraduate Student Advisors
Department of Geography | Simon Fraser University
Robert C. Brown Hall 7126 | 778.782.4529 |


Remote Drop-in Advising Schedule (held online via Skype.  Please check the online schedule for changes):

  • Mondays 9:30-11:30am and 1:30-3:00pm
  • Tuesdays 9:30-11:30am
  • Wednesdays 1:30-3:00pm
  • Thursdays 9:30-11:30am

Marilyn Trautman


Geography Co-op

Information on the Geography Co-op Program may be obtained from Paul DeGrace, Coordinator, Environment Co-op, in RCB 7130 (778-782-3115;

Course-specific Questions

Course-specific questions about assignments, projects, etc. should be directed to the course instructor.


Additional Resources

Library research guides for Geography

Writing and learning support for undergraduate students is available at SFU Library's Student Learning Commons