Contact

B.L.A. Program Counsellor

Melinda Vanryn
519-824-4120 x 54549
mavanryn@uoguelph.ca
Johnston Hall, Room 133A

We are currently available via e-mail and by appointment through Microsoft Teams (which you have access to through your Gryph Mail account). Our office will continue to operate within usual working hours so please know we will not be checking or responding to e-mails in the evening or on the weekend.  

Students interested in making an appointment on Microsoft Teams please e-mail Ellen at clarksoe@uoguelph.ca from your @uoguelph.ca email account with the following information:

  • First and Last name  
  • Student ID  
  • Current Program  
  • 2-3 windows of time you are available for an appointment within the hours of 10am-3pm Monday to Thursday and 10am-12pm Friday (please keep in mind we will not be booking same day appointments).  
  • A brief explanation regarding your reason for seeking an appointment (this gives us an idea of how we can best prepare for our meeting with you!)  
  • Preference for meeting: audio only or audio with video.   

Once your appointment is booked, Ellen will give you more information about accepting a call in Teams.

B.L.A. Faculty Advisor

Martin Holland
519-824-4120 x 58688
martin.holland@uoguelph.ca
Landscape Architecture, Room 123
Office hours as posted on office door or by appointment.

Who do I contact?

Program Counsellors have in-depth knowledge regarding program requirements as well as University of Guelph regulations, policies and procedures. Program Counsellors can assist you in the development of your educational plans by asking appropriate questions and identifying alternatives. Program Counsellors can help you explore outcomes by providing useful information about who to talk to and how to get in touch with them.

Faculty Advisors provide information as well as career opportunities with regards to your major or specialization. They provide assistance to students with selecting courses required for their major and can provide assistance in schedule planning for completing course requirements.

Admission Inquiries

Contact your Program Counsellor or Faculty Advisor to discuss questions about the program and its content. Admission questions can be directed to the University of Guelph's Admission Services: https://admission.uoguelph.ca/contact.