Academic Advising

Virtual Advisors

(AAS & BTech in Architectural Technology, Bachelor of Architecture)

The Architectural Technology Department is concerned that you are doing well and have the support you need for your courses - now online.
Please see different tabs for each interface on the spreadsheet ie. Advisement tab, Workshop tab... that will lead to link or email to connect to desired assistance.

(BS in Biomedical Informatics)

Students can email for any questions about advisement or otherwise. We will be reaching out to our current students to identify their assigned advisors.

(AAS in Accounting, AAS in Marketing Management & Sales, AAS in Ophthalmic Dispensing, AS & BS in Business and Technology of Fashion)

Remote Advisement Schedule for Business

All initial academic advisement will be via email

Students should first refer to the Department's web page, which provides a lot of information about

If your question is not answered on the site, please email us at

Remote Advisement Schedule for Vision Care Program

VCT is handling advisement by reaching out to all VCT students using in-house advisement sheets and encouraging students to engage with them both via email and Blackboard regarding course selection and other needs.

For general inquiries, please contact eith Professor Strickler or Dr Pasner at their email addresses.

Faculty, Email Days Hours
Strickler, Kimberly (Director) Tuesday
8:00 - 10:00 AM
8:00 - 9:00 AM
Pasner, Kara Tuesday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sollecito, Joseph Thursday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

(BSEd in Career and Technical Teacher Education, BSEd in Technology Teacher Education)

Students can email to schedule an appointment for online advisement or for inquiries about our CTE and Technology Education programs.

(AS and BS in Chemistry)

ALL ADVISEMENT for spring 2021 semester will take place remotely via email or Zoom.

It is strongly recommended that ALL Chemistry students seek advisement. Faculty advisors can help assure that you are making adequate progress towards degree completion and that your courses are consistent with TAP requirements.

You can find your advisor’s name in CUNYfirst—in your student center, it will be on the right-hand side, in the section labeled “Advisor.” Click here for step-by-step directions.

(AAS & BFA in Communication Design)

Thank you for your Interest in the Emmy-Award winning B.F.A. in Communication Design.

If you’d like to learn more about our program, watch our award-winning documentary Imported From Brooklyn here.

Spring 2021 Registration, here is our Virtual Advisement schedule and link!

Date Time Note
Monday, December 28, 2020 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Tuesday, January 5 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Please email
Wednesday, January 6 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday, January 12 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Wednesday, January 13 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Friday, January 15 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday, January 19 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Thursday, January 21 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM Please email
Friday, January 22 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday, January 26 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Here’s the Advisement LINK for the times above:

There’s also a dial-in:


PIN: 25963066

When you meet with an advisor, bring your questions about:

  • the new courses opening Fridays, check back weekly.
  • Know your C/NC grading options. The deadline is January 16th 2021
  • the Spring 2021 semester and beyond
  • your best program options

Advisement Tips:

  • Use Chrome
  • If you can, have your Degree Works up so you can ask questions about what you need with your advisor
  • come with plenty of time so you can take care of everything in one shot

If you already work with an advisor, email them and ask them when their session is. Otherwise, just log on during the times above. The faculty member on duty can help you with what you need.

Students are encouraged to visit CUNYFirst and attempt to register on their own as they do not have to wait to register. If you need to speak to someone, please log onto Blackboard at the times above and speak with an advisor.

(AAS in Electromechanical Engineering Technology & BTech in Computer Engineering)

Spring 2021 - Advisement

Dear Computer Engineering Technology (CET) and Electromechanical Engineering Technology (EMT) Students:
During the Winter 2021 semester, advisement will take place remotely via email or Zoom. You can find your advisor’s name in CUNYfirst—in your student center, it will be on the right-hand side, in the section labeled “Advisor.” Click here for step-by-step directions.

CET Academic Advisement Resources (Quick Start)

Take advantage of the CET Department Open Virtual Advisement Hours via Zoom between January 11 and February 2 (No advisement on Monday, 1/18/2021). The schedule is listed below. Use this Zoom link. To get the Meeting ID and passcode, please email to with your name and EMPL ID, use the subject RSVP Advisement via Zoom.

Day Time
Monday 11:00AM - 12:00PM and 2:00PM-3:00PM
Tuesday 11:00AM - 12:00PM and 2:00PM-3:00PM
Wednesday 11:00AM - 12:00PM and 2:00PM-3:00PM
Thursday 11:00AM - 12:00PM and 2:00PM-3:00PM
Friday 11:00AM - 12:00PM and 2:00PM-3:00PM

(AAS in Computer Information Systems, BTech in Computer Systems, and BS in Data Science)

CST will provide advisement virtually to help you plan for future semesters.
Before you contact your adviser with questions, please look through the checklist in the link:

You can find your advisor’s name in CUNYfirst—in your student center, it will be on the right-hand side, in the section labeled “Advisor.” Click here for step-by-step directions.

(AAS in Civil Engineering Technology, AAS in Construction Management Technology, and BTech Construction Technology)

Spring 2021 - Advisement

Dear CMCE Students,
We hope you enjoy the winter break!

The catalog includes semester by semester course recommendations in order to progress toward timely completion of your degree. We recommend you reference these degree maps (page 267-270) and the listed prerequisites for each course prior to reaching out to an advisor.

Please complete the advisement form with your request prior to logging in for a virtual session.

Please note that this is on a first come, first serve basis and the waiting room will be enabled.

Name Email Date Time Meeting Link Meeting ID Passcode

Prof. Norouzi

January 6


Meeting Link

871 3444 6925


Prof. Sowder

January 13


Meeting Link

966 7003 1310

Prof. Guzman

January 20
(Advisement available in Spanish)


Meeting Link

978 0149 6165

Prof. Stegmaier

January 27


Meeting Link

975 8058 6022


Prof. Allahverdi

January 28


Meeting Link

902 505 5127


(AAS in Dental Hygiene)

Remote Advisement Schedule

Please email the department at

(AAS & BTech in Electrical Engineering Technology)

Due to the current circumstances, ETET advisement will occur via email.

For Spring 2021 semester advisement, please contact Professors Razani, Kouar, or Marantz using their email addresses as listed below:

(BS in Professional and Technical Writing)

Contact the Program Director, Dr. Lansiquot, at or

(BTech in Emerging Media Technology and BTech in Entertainment Technology)

Entertainment Technology Department Advisement

Entertainment Technology and Emerging Media advisement will occur remotely. Information on how to book appointments with your adviser is included below. If you aren't sure who your adviser is, contact the department at

Advisers for Emerging Media Technology B.Tech students. Emerging Media Technology students can find your advisor’s name in CUNYfirst—in your student center, it will be on the right-hand side, in the section labeled “Advisor.” Click here for step-by-step directions.
Allison Berkoy — book appointments at
Heidi Boisvert — book appointments at
Adam Wilson — book appointments at

Advisers for Entertainment Technology B.Tech students:
Sue Brandt — book appointments at
John Huntington — book appointments at
John McCullough — book appointments at
Ryoya Terao — book appointments at

NOTE if you are booking for advisement, BEFORE the meeting please review your Degreeworks status and come up with a plan of classes. Also, if you're able, feel free to register for classes—we can always change later.
More info on Degreeworks here.

(AAS in Environmental Control Technology and BTech in Facilities Management)

Remote Advisement Schedule

Advisor E-mail

Prof. Polchinski

Prof. Sztaberek

Prof. Kang

Prof. Sztaberek

Prof. Kang

Prof. Polchinski

Prof. Polchinski has online office hours via Zoom. This is for advisement, but also for help that you may need in your classes. 
For now, the hours will be Tuesday 4:00 to 6:00 PM and Thursday from 1:00 to 3:00 PM
Zoom will be set up with a waiting room. Here's the link to use during those hour:

(AS in Health Science and BS Health Service Administration)

Department Advisement Process:

Students seeking ADVISEMENT for the AS Health Sciences degree and the BS Health Services Degree please send an email to

(AAS and BS in Human Services)


Students MUST send three documents to the Advisor:

  • Completed Advisement Guide
  • Student Degree Works Audit
  • City Tech Transcript (no screen shots, only documents)

Be patient, as you may have to go back and re-do your Advisement Guide before entering, re-entering the zoom advisement room.
When you join, you will be put into the WAITING ROOM first. Please wait patiently before an advisor let you in.
Attached is the Advisement Guide to prepare to use your time wisely with the Advisor.

Date Time Advisor Meeting ID Password Zooom Link
Jan 4th 8 AM — 12 PM Dr. Pawlukewicz 98067795563 Link
Jan 11th 9 PM — 1 PM Dr. Garfinkle 4458783501 Link
Jan 12th 8 AM — 10 PM Dr. Ayala Email the professor,
Jan 19th 8 AM — 10 PM Dr. Ayala Email the professor,
Jan 21st 10 PM — 2 PM Dr. Diaz 92873348084 Advisement Link
Jan 25th 10:30 AM — 12:30 PM Dr. Dewan 97309702394 Link
Jan 26th 10:30 AM — 12:30 PM Dr. Dewan 97309702394 Link
Jan 27th 11:30 AM — 3:30 PM Prof. Powell Link
Jan 28th 1 PM — 5 PM Dr. Shepard 77519226872 Link

(AAS & BTech in Hospitality Management)

Hospitality Management Department
Academic Advisement Schedule

Review the list of Hospitality Management academic advisors. To request an appointment during their listed advisement times, send them an email using your City Tech email address. Include the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Emplid number
  • Your preferred phone number
  • The purpose of the academic advising session

General questions can be emailed to the Department
Prepare for your virtual meeting with your Faculty Advisor:

  • have easy access to your current degree audit and past advisement worksheets
  • complete a “My Academic Career Planner” for the next two semesters
  • consider questions about course completion/progression and career opportunities/advancement
Day & Date Time Advisor Contact Email
Tuesday 1/5/21 10 am - 1 pm Prof. Ellen Kim
4 pm - 7 pm Prof. Susan Phillip
Friday 1/8/21 10 am - 1 pm Prof. Lynda Dias
Monday 1/11/21 9:30 am - 12:30 pm Prof. Karen Goodlad
Tuesday 1/12/21 3 pm - 6 pm Prof. Claire Stewart
Wednesday 1/13/21 10 am - 1 pm Prof. Gerald Van Loon
4 pm - 7 pm Prof. Robert Walljasper
Tuesday 1/19/21 3 pm - 6 pm Prof. Susan Lifrieri-Lowry
Wednesday 1/20/21 10 am - 1 pm Prof. Rosa Abreu
Friday 1/22/21 9 am - 12 pm Prof. Joanne Jacus
Monday 1/25/21 10 am - 1 pm Prof. Thalia Pericles
4 pm - 7 pm Prof. Amit Mehrotra
Wednesday 1/27/21 10 am - 1 pm Prof. John Akana
3 pm - 6 pm Prof. Elizabeth Schaible
Thursday 1/28/21 10 am - 1 pm Prof. Mark Hellermann
4 pm - 7 pm Prof. Jean Claude

(AAS & BS in Legal Assistant Studies)

Please send an email to Prof. Mennella at and Prof. Coughlin at with your question.

Find your advisor in CUNYfirst—in your student center, it will be on the right-hand side, in the section labeled “Advisor.” Click here for step-by-step directions.

Students can also email Dr. Williams at T, W, Thurs, 1-6pm.

Please include the following information:

  • Are you receiving Financial Aid?
  • Do you plan to graduate, transition into another NYCCT degree program, or transfer?

(AS in Computer Science, BS in Applied Mathematics, and BS in Mathematics Education)

Students can set up an appointment for a Zoom meeting with a math advisor using

Or students can email with questions regarding Applied Math, Math Education, or Computer Science programs. Make sure to include name, EMPL ID, and the degree program in all email correspondence.

(AAS in Mechanical Engineering Technology, AAS in Industrial Design, BTech in Mechanical Engineering)

Mechanical Engineering Technology advisement will occur virtually.

Faculty virtual advisement schedules are posted here.

(AAS and BS in Nursing)

Remote Advisement Schedule

For questions about admissions, please contact Ali Najjar at either and

(BS in Applied Computational Physics)

For any inquiries or questions about the Bachelor's Degree in Applied Computational Physics, or to schedule an appointment for online advisement, please contact via email the program director, Dr. Ossola, at (or

(AAS in Radiological Technology & Medical Imaginig and BS in Radiological Science)

Spring 2021 Early Advisement Schedule

All student advisement for spring 2021 will take place remotely by appointment only. Requests should be emailed to Please include full name, EMPLID #, telephone #, and attach your up-to-date college transcript/s.

Click here to view the Remote Advisement Schedule.

(AAS in Dental Laboratory Technology)

Remote Advisement Schedule

Email, or Zoom and WebEx by appointment

Please send advisement questions directly to faculty emails

Faculty Name Faculty Email
Prof. Sena, Anthony
Prof. Smith, Avis
Prof. Andreescu, Laura
Prof. Budny, Renata
Prof. Alter, Daniel