Academic Advising

Faculty Advisors

(Minor in Black Visual Cultures)

You can reach us by email at

(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.

You can reach us by email at

(BS in Biomedical Informatics)

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

You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.”

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

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 advisement:

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

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

Students interested in the Career and Technical Teacher Education program or the Technology Teacher Education program can contact us at

(AS and BS in Chemistry)

You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.” You can reach us by email at

To see the current advisement schedule, click here.

(AAS & BFA in Communication Design)

You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.” Visit our Advisement site to find the contact information and times for your advisor. You can reach us by email at

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

Spring 2023 - Advisement

Dear Computer Engineering Technology (CET) and Electromechanical Engineering Technology (EMT) Students. During the Spring 2023 semester, advisement will take place both in-person and remotely/virtual via email or Zoom, from February 14, 2022 to May 11, 2023 (No advisement during Spring Recess: 4/5/2023 through 4/15/2023).

CET Academic Advisement Resources (Quick Start)

Pre-Advisement Form

  • Please complete this form so a CET advisor can review your transcript and DegreeWorks audi.t
  • Kindly submit the form only once.

In-person Advisement

Monday Prof. Xu
11:00am - 1:00pm
Prof. Morton
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Prof. Reyes
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Tuesday Prof. Ma
10:00am - 12:00pm
Prof. Razukas
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Wednesday Prof. Carranza
9:30am - 11:30am
Prof. Mendoza
11:30am - 1:30pm
Prof. Wang
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Prof. Kwon
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Thursday Prof. Li
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Prof. Zia
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Prof. Blank
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Friday Prof. Kim
11:00am - 1:00pm

Virtual Advisement Schedule

ZOOM MEETING ID: 994 9198 2582 PASSCODE: 12345







Prof. Wang
9:30am - 11:30am

Prof. Mendoza
1:00pm - 2:00pm




Prof. Morton
9:30am - 11:30am

Prof. Kwon
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Prof. Zia
4:00pm - 6:00pm



Prof. Reyes
3:00pm - 5:00pm

Prof. Razukas
5:00pm - 7:00pm




Prof. Ma
9:30am - 11:30am

Prof. Kim
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Prof. Mendoza
3:00pm - 4:00pm



Prof. Blank
9:00am - 11:00am

Prof. Li
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Prof. Mendoza
1:00pm - 3:00pm

Prof. Carranza
4:00pm - 6:00pm

(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 is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.”

You can reach us by email at

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

Advisement Info

Dear Students,

Please note that faculty are off campus during the summer. Summer Advisement will be offered on a limited basis therefore we encourage you to check the page regularly for the most up to date information.

You can also call the Main Office at (718) 260-5338.

Date Professors Time Location/Links
Thursday, June 15, 2023 Prof. Azarderakhsh 11:00AM - 2:00PM Zoom -
Wednesday, June 21, 2023 Prof. Gholitabar 10:00AM - 2:00PM Zoom -
Wednesday, June 28, 2023 Prof. Gholitabar 2:00PM- 6:00PM Zoom -


For job placement, email Prof. Sowder @ and visit the CMCE Career Resources OpenLab page.

For questions about the BTECH, email Prof. Allahverdi @

For additional resources, visit the Perkins Peer Advisement OpenLab page.

To meet with the Chair, email Prof. Villatoro, to request an appointment.

(AAS in Dental Hygiene)


Will have limited in-person advisement available. Please email Professor Haynes directly and request an appointment during the times indicated.

Please read carefully the frequently asked questions section on Dental Hygiene webpage, as this will answer many of the questions you might have.

Prof. Audra Haynes, Suite A702M
(718) 260-5064
Wednesday, June 7, 2023 10 am — 4 pm
Wednesday, July 19, 2023 10 am — 4 pm
Wednesday, August 16, 2023 10 am — 4 pm

PLEASE NOTE, application period for Fall 2023 has closed. To apply for Fall 2024 clinical Dental Hygiene program, will require the following:

  • Meeting in person with a Dental Hygiene faculty advisor
  • Review of the progress towards completion of all pre-requisite courses
  • Review of CityTech student transcript (if student transferred from another institution, all transfer credits must be evaluated by the Transfer Office and grades/credits available for the advisor's review)
  • Calculation of the GPA in the required pre-requisites courses
  • Completion of DH advisement information form prior to April 19th, 2024

PRIORITY consideration will be given to students who complete their application by April 19, 2024 for Fall 2024 admission. All eligible applicants will be invited to a required information session which will be scheduled in early May 2024 to explain the demands of the DH clinical program and associated fees not covered by financial aid. Attendance will be taken at the information sessions, students who attend the information session will be given consideration for admission before students with the same GPA who do not attend the required information session.

(AAS & BTech in Electrical Engineering Technology; AAS & BTech in Telecommunication Engineering Technology)

Please connect with one of our full-time faculty advisors. For email addresses follow the names as listed in the below table: First Initials + last name Example:

Faculty Advisor Email
Prof. L. Geng
Prof. A. Goykadosh
Prof. M. Kalechman
Prof. Z. Marantz
Prof. M. Razani
Prof. MA. Ummy
Prof. V. Vladutescu
Prof. X. Wei

(BS in Professional and Technical Writing)

Contact the Program Director, Jason Ellis, at or

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

Entertainment Technology Department Advisement

You can make an appointment with an adviser using one of the links below. If you aren't yet assigned an adviser in CUNY First, you can email and ask for help selecting an adviser.

Entertainment Technology Faculty

Sue Brandt — book appointments at

John McCullough — book appointments at

Ryoya Terao — book appointments at

Emerging Media Technology Faculty

Allison Berkoy — book appointments at

Hosni Auji — book appointments at

David Smith — book appointments at

Adam Wilson — book appointments at

BEFORE YOUR APPOINTMENT: please make sure you've picked out and attempted to register for your courses (normally, you'll want to register for 15 credits each semester). Use Degreeworks to see what courses you need, and register on CUNY First. Navigate to your degree program on this page and look under the Degree Requirements tab to find concentration courses.

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

Advisement Schedule: Summer 2023

Environmental Control/Facilities Management

Date Time Advisor Location
Wed 6/7/23 10:00AM - 4:00PM Kang
Tue 6/20/23 11:00AM - 5:00PM Polchinski
Mon 7/10/23 10:00AM - 4:00PM Polchinski
Wed 7/19/23 10:00AM - 4:00PM Santos
Wed 7/26/23 11:00AM - 5:00PM Polchinski
Wed 8/9/23 10:00AM - 2:00PM Kang
Thu 8/10/23 10:00AM - 2:00PM Sztaberek
Fri 8/11/23 10:00AM - 2:00PM Sztaberek
Tue 8/15/23 12:00PM - 6:00PM Polchinski
Wed 8/16/23 10:00AM - 4:00PM Santos
Mon 8/21/23 10:00AM - 4:00PM Sztaberek
Tues 8/22/23 10:00AM - 4:00PM Kang
Wed 8/23/23 10:00AM - 4:00PM Polchinski
Thu 8/24/23 10:00AM - 4:00PM
12:00PM - 6:00PM

Students should bring Degree Audits, Transcripts, & Course Outlines or College Catalog Course Descriptions to help evaluate transfer credits.

Please email with any questions about this schedule.

(AS in Health Science and BS Health Service Administration)

  Health Sciences - Advisement

For Academic Advisement, please visit the Advisement page.

(AAS & BTech in Hospitality Management)

Hospitality Management Department

Spring 2023 Academic Advisement Schedule

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

  1. Full Name
  2. Emplid number
  3. Your preferred phone number
  4. 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
  • visit the HMGT Academic Advising Webpage for resources unique to hospitality management students


Advisement by last name for students with less than 60 credits

Students with more than 60 credits search by Area of Focus

Day and Time


Prof. Rosa Abreu
A-B Food and Beverage Management Tuesday 3:00PM-4:00PM
Wednesday 3:00PM-4:30PM
or Virtual Link
Prof. John Akana
C Hotel and Resort Management Tuesday 10:30AM-11:30AM
Wednesday 1:30PM-2:30PM
Thursday 5:00PM-6:00PM
Prof. Joanne Jacus
D-F Pastry Arts Monday 2:00PM-3:30PM
Tuesday 8:00AM-9:00AM
Wednesday 1:30PM-3:00PM
N208 or Virtual Link
Prof. Ellen Kim
G-H Hotel and Resort Management Monday 11:00AM-12:00PM
Tuesday 5:00PM-6:00PM
Friday 1:30PM-2:30PM
Monday — N200
Tuesday & Wednesday — Virtual Link
Prof. Amit Mehrotra
J-Li Tourism Tuesday 11:30AM-12:00PM
Wednesday 1:00PM-2:30PM
Friday 1:30PM-2:30PM
Tuesday — N200
Wednesday & Friday — Virtual Link
Prof. Thalia Pericles
Lj-Mc Pastry Arts Monday 5:00PM-6:30PM
Friday 8:00AM-9:30AM
Virtual Link
Prof. Claire Stewart
Md-Ri Culinary Arts Tuesday 2:00PM-4:00PM
Wednesday 2:00PM-3:00PM (in-person by appointment)
Tuesday — Virtual Link
Wednesday — N200 or Virtual Link
Prof. Gerald Van Loon
Rj-S Food and Beverage Management Thursday 11:00AM-12:30PM
Friday 10:00AM-11:30AM
Please contact for the link
Prof. Robert Walljasper
T-V Culinary Arts Wednesday 2:30PM-4:00PM
Thursday 10:00AM-11:30AM
Wednesday — N221 or Virtual Link
Thursday — Virtual Link
Prof. Tracy Zimmermann
W-Z Culinary Arts Monday 9:00AM-11:00AM
Tuesday 1:00PM-3:00PM
Prof. Lynda Dias
Transfer Students and Special Circumstances Hotel and Resort Management Monday 12:00PM-1:30PM
Tuesday 9:00AM-10:30AM
Virtual Link
Prof. Susan Lifrieri-Lowry
Transfer Students Pastry Arts Monday 1:15PM-2:15PM
Tuesday 9:00AM-10:00AM
Thursday 9:00AM-10:00AM
Tuesday & Thursday — Virtual Link
Prof. Susan Phillip
Transfer Students and Special Circumstances Tourism Students Monday 12:30PM-1:30PM
Tuesday 12:30PM-2:30PM
Monday & Tuesday — Virtual Link

(AAS and BS in Human Services)


Day Time Professor Advisement Method
Monday 1:00pm - 3:00pm Dr. Smita Dewan In-Person
3:00pm - 5:00pm Dr. Martin Garfinkle Zoom:
Meeting ID: 858 3357 5952
Passcode: 805769
Tuesday 11:30am - 12:30pm Dr. Mery Diaz Zoom:
Meeting ID: 914 9505 0167
Passcode: MDiaz
5:30pm - 6:00pm Prof. Powell Zoom:
Meeting ID: 812 2748 7762
Passcode: 057125
1/31/23 — 5/16/23
(No Advisement on Feb 21 & April 11)
9:00am - 11:00am Dr. Justine Pawlukewicz Zoom:
Meeting ID: 875 2358 7240
Password: HUS
Wednesday 5:00pm - 5:30pm Prof. Powell Zoom:
Meeting ID: 842 3620 2594
Passcode: 840761
Thursday 8:00am - 10:00am Dr. Victor Ayala Via Email:
11:30am - 12:30pm Dr. Mery Diaz Zoom:
Meeting ID: 914 9505 0167
Passcode: MDiaz
12:45pm - 1:45pm Prof. Powell Zoom:
Meeting ID: 835 9917 0877
Passcode: 905500

(BS in Health Communication)

Contact the Program Director, Professor Denise Scannell, at or the department at

(AAS & BS in Paralegal Studies)

All full-time faculty in the Law & Paralegal Studies Department serve as academic advisors to our students. You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.” You can also reach us by email at

While we do have limited on-campus hours, the fastest response to Liberal Arts and Sciences advisement is online. If registering for classes on your own, Helpful Hints are provided here.

Go to the Dean's office, N-321, OR send an email from your NYCCT account to

  • On the subject line, include your EMPL ID + question/concern

Additionally, make sure you include the following information:

  • Are you receiving Financial Aid?
  • Do you plan to graduate, transition into another NYCCT program, or transfer?
  • If transition, please indicate the program


All curriculum sheets — including LAA, LAS, all General Ed classes, and Capstones — are located here.

In the Liberal Arts logo box, our Helpful Hints link answers many of the questions you may have. Please visit our website.

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

If you have questions regarding Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or Mathematics Education programs, as well as general questions, please fill out the pre-advisement form.

An advisor will reach out via email.

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

Mechanical Engineering Technology advisement will occur virtually.

The Summer 2023 Advisement Schedule is posted here.

You can reach us by email at

(AAS and BS in Nursing)

All Nursing applicants and students are required to have the Covid-19 vaccinations and boosters.

All full-time faculty in the Nursing Department serve as academic advisors to our students.

Students currently enrolled in AAS NUR courses should contact their lecture professors.
Students currently in the BS program should speak to their lecture professors and the BS Coordinator.

For general information regarding the Nursing Program, please email

(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 Imaging and BS in Radiological Science)

Early Advisement & Registration for Fall and Summer 2023 in Radiologic Technology & Medical Imaging will take place March 27 to May 5, 2023.

You will receive an email from by the end of Friday, March 24 providing you the name of your assigned EAR advisor and their advisement schedule. The email will also contain instructions for making the appointment.

If you do not receive your email by end of day March 24th, please email as soon as possible.

(AAS in Dental Laboratory Technology)

Email, or Zoom and WebEx by appointment. You can reach us by email at

You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.”

(BS in Data Analytics/Economics)

Contact the Program Director, Professor Sean Macdonald, at or