Getting Started with WebAdvisor

Getting Started on Course Selection

To complete this step, please refer to the course information you selected in the section above.

  1. Find your program: Look for your 'Associate Diploma Program' courses (above)
  2. Log into WebAdvisor (https://webadvisor.uoguelph.ca) WebAdvisor is the University's online course registration system. It allows you to search for courses, and find out what day, time, and room number each course is offered
  3. Log into the site using your Central Login ID and Password. This information is accompanied with your letter of offer. Continue to Step 1 : Log into WebAdvisor to register into courses

Step 1 | Login to WebAdvisor

Step 2 | Search for course section

Step 3 | Preferred sections

Step 4 | Register for course sections

Step 5 | Confirming conflicts

Step 6 | Dropping courses

Conflicts & Errors

There are a number of errors that may occur during the registration process. Below are some common messages you may see:

  • 'XXXX*1234*R1 - REGISTRATION IN XXXX*1234*R1 PUTS STUDENT IN OVERLOAD. PROGRAM COUNSELOR APPROVAL IS REQUIRED.'
    You have attempted to register into more than your 3.0 allowed credit limit. In order to register for more than six courses (3.0) credits, you will require the consent of the program counsellor.
  • 'XXXX*1234*R10X - COURSE XXXX*1234 PREREQUISITES HAVE NOT BEEN STARTED.'
    You have attempted to register for a course in which you do not have the appropriate prerequisite(s). In order to register for this course, you will need to contact the program counsellor.
  • 'XXXX*1234*R10X - SECTION XXXX*1234*R10X IS CLOSED, ENROLMENT NOT ALLOWED.'
    You have attempted to register for a course/section that is full and therefore closed. You should select another open section/course that fits your schedule. In order to register into the closed section, you will require the instructor's approval on a Course Waiver Request form from program counsellor.

NOTE: Approvals are not automatic.

For assistance, please contact:
Kim Sonneveld, Program Counsellor
W.R. Reek Building, Room H104B
519-674-1500 x63534 rcpc@uoguelph.ca