Looking to declare in GSWS?  Have questions about GSWS programs and/or courses? 

Our Undergraduate Advisor Roberta Neilson is here to help you succeed in your academic career. Come for assistance with program planning and degree requirements, course selection and general advice about studying Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies at Simon Fraser University.

Drop-in Advising

Tuesdays 10:00 - 12:00 noon in AQ 5103 (unless otherwise posted)

How to Declare a GSWS Major/Minor

Please contact the GSWS Undergraduate Advisor by email or phone to declare a GSWS program.

Advising Appointments

Looking to declare a GSWS program or have questions about GSWS courses?

To make an advising appointment outside of drop-in hours with the Undergraduate Advisor, please email Roberta at or book using:

Advisor Link

Please include your student ID # and a copy of your advising transcript.

Appointments are available on Zoom or in person or phone.

Advising Transcript

Students attending an advising session are encouraged to bring their current Advising Transcript available through GoSFU.  

To access your Advising Transcript from SIMS (, login and follow these steps:

Self Service > Academic Records > Transcripts > Advising Transcript, then select Sort by Subject, click Go, and either print a copy of your transcript or save it as a PDF.

Academic Dates and Deadlines

Please note the deadlines of course enrolllment/drops.