Advising

Students in the Asian studies programs can see Arts Academic Advisors and specific program advisors depending on their inquiry.

Arts Academic Advising

Arts Academic Advising supports the academic success of the Faculty’s 14,000 undergraduate students.

From the point of admission, Advising provides programs and services to help you make informed and thoughtful decisions about your academic path throughout your degree program.

Undergraduate Advisor

Shirley Wong
asia.undergrad@ubc.ca
604-822-5068
Asian Centre Room 602

Drop-in hours:
Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays
10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Chinese Language Program Director

Dr. Qian Wong
qian.wang@ubc.ca
604-827-3450
Asian Centre Room 219

Office hours:
TBA

Chinese Placement Advising

Xinxin Wu
xinxin.wu@ubc.ca
604-822-6583
Aud. Annex B 215

Office hours:
TBA

Japanese Language Program Director

Dr. Rebecca Chau
rebecca.chau@ubc.ca
604-822-9029
Asian Centre Room 2195

Office hours:
Thursdays
2p.m. – 4 p.m.
Or by appointment

Japanese Placement Advising

Ihhwa Kim
ihhwa.kim@ubc.ca
604-827-4035
Aud. Annex B 207

Office hours:
Tuesdays and Thursdays
3 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Or by appointment