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Advising and Support

Student Experience Advisors

Wondering what the difference is between an Advisor and the Counsellors in Counselling Services?

An Advisor is a staff member that provides information about the many supports and resources available to students. An Advisor can guide and assist you in navigating the university system, explaining and clarifying institutional policies, describing the overarching expectations of students, and facilitating connections with other campus or community supports, resources or services.

Students can also access Counselling Services in the University Centre on the 3rd floor.


Pugaleni Iynkaran

Pugaleni Iynkaran
International Student Advisor

iynkaran@uoguelph.ca | Ext. 53636

Advising and Immigration support for International undergrad and graduate students looking to navigate and transition to life on campus and in Canada.

Matthew Keefe

Matthew Keefe
International Student Advisor

mkeefe@uoguelph.ca | Ext. 58698

Advising and Immigration support for International Undergrad and Graduate students looking to navigate and transition to life on campus and in Canada.

June Baldwin

June Baldwin
Off-Campus Living Advisor

jbalw04@uoguelph.ca | Ext. 53357

Lease reviews, support with tenancy issues, landlord disputes, or roommate conflicts. Support in finding off-campus rentals.

Tameera Mohamed

Tameera Mohamed
Cultural Diversity Advisor

tameera@uoguelph.ca | Ext. 58192

Advising and support for students who are racially or culturally diverse, including students who self-identify as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour) or identify as racialized and/or as an ethnic or cultural minority.

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New Student Advisor

start@uoguelph.ca

Advising and support for new students, for a transition to U of G fostering academic and non-academic success.

Jarred Sanchez-Cacnio

Jarred Sanchez-Cacnio
Sexual and Gender Diversity Advisor

cacnioj@uoguelph.ca | Ext. 56204

Advising and support for students who are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Two-Spirit, Intersex, Asexual, and other identities that fall outside of heterosexual and cisgender paradigms.

Jay Rojas

Jay Rojas
Leadership Education & Development Advisor

jay.rojas@uoguelph.ca | Ext. 56467

Advising and support for elected/appointed student leaders, and guidance for those looking to get involved on campus.

Sonya Wu-Winter

Sonya Wu-Winter
Coordinator, Multi-Faith Programs

swuwinte@uoguelph.ca | Ext. 58909

Support for students looking to navigate faith and spirituality resources on campus.

Natasha Young

Natasha Young
Indigenous Student Advisor

natasha.young@uoguelph.ca | Ext. 52189

Advising and personal wellness support for diploma, undergraduate, and graduate students who self-identify as First Nations (status & non-status), Métis, and Inuit.