BIE Academic Advising

BIE Academic Advisor

Triny Shen

As the BIE Academic Advisor, I work together with current students to explore university-wide learning opportunities and build their individual learning plans, and prospective students to determine if BIE is the right program for them. You can learn more about me here as well as some application tips.

Drop-in Hours: 11am-4pm Monday-Thursday
For an appointment, contact me by email at
For general BIE related inquiries, email


BIE Academic Assistant

Sarah Gregory

As the BIE Academic Assistant, I am here to answer your general questions about the BIE program and get you connected with resources to help you succeed. If you have questions about admission, classes, timetables, or resources available to BIE students, send an email and I’ll help you get the information you need.

For general BIE related inquiries, email


BIE Peer Academic Advisors

The BIE Peer Academic Advisors are a team of senior BIE students who can help their peers better understand course requirements as well as walk them through the course selection process. More than that, they can impart their knowledge of available UBC resources, co-op and exchange opportunities, and general tips to succeed and have a great undergraduate experience!

Office Hours (BIE Advising area, 231A):

Charles Acheampong

Tuesday: 11am-1pm
Wednesday: 11am-1pm
Thursday: 11am-1pm

Ryan Wong

Monday: 12:30-2:30pm
Tuesday: 1-2pm
Thursday: 1-2pm
Friday: 11am-1pm

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BIE Peer Academic Tutors

The BIE Peer Academic Tutors are available to help BIE peers with their core courses ranging from Mathematics to Economics to Commerce! During office hours, students can have individual drop-ins to review theory and practice questions. The Tutors will also schedule group review sessions for specific subjects to prepare students for midterms and final exams.

Office Hours (BIE Advising area, 231A):

Annie Tran

Monday 11-1pm
Wednesday 11-1pm
Friday 11-1pm

Harry Ahn

Monday 1-3pm
Tuesday 11-12pm
Wednesday 1-2pm
Friday 12-2pm

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