Students in the Asian studies programs can see Arts Academic Advisors and specific program advisors depending on their inquiry.
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Asian Studies Undergraduate Advisor
Drop-in Advising is offered on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at 1-3 pm (PT) in Room 602 of the Asian Centre or via Zoom. Other times available by appointment.
Meeting ID: 632 2195 9030
Chinese Language Program Director
Dr. Qian Wang
Asian Centre Room 219
Online via Zoom; by appointment
Chinese Placement Advising
Online office hours:
Wednesdays 5pm-6pm or by appointment
Meeting ID: 684 1541 8683
Japanese Language Program Director
Dr. Rebecca Chau
Asian Centre Room 215
Thursdays 2p.m. – 3 p.m. or by appointment
Japanese Placement Advising
Aud. Annex B 207
Tuesdays and Thursdays 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. or by appointment