Academic Advisor, Advising Centre
Abbotsford campus, 3rd Floor, Building S (SUB)email Shawna
Shawna currently advises international students in the Science and Computer Information Systems (CIS) programs at UFV - including BSc, BCIS, BAgsci, CIS diploma, Associate degree, and Engineering/Physics diplomas.
Shawna brings 10+ years of experience working with international university students to plan their educational journey. She graduated with honours from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Science degree. She has participated in exchange programs to New Zealand, Mexico, Japan and Vietnam. She loves learning new languages and exploring new destinations and cultures.
Her employment experience includes working for a public post-secondary in BC as an International Admissions Officer specializing in overseas credentials and immigration advising, an International Student Advisor and an Admissions & Academic Advisor for a number of different disciplines. Shawna enjoys meeting students from around the globe, learning about their unique circumstances, and supporting them to reach their educational goals.
Shawna grew up in North Van. Her interests include hiking, camping, snowshoeing, kayaking, spending time with family, and playing classical piano.