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)

Fall 2023 - Advisement

Dear Computer Engineering Technology (CET) and Electromechanical Engineering Technology (EMT) Students. During the Fall 2023 semester, advisement will take place both in-person and remotely/virtual via email or Zoom, from September 11 to December 20, (No advisement during the Thanksgiving Break: November 22 to 26).

CET Academic Advisement Resources (Quick Start)

Pre-Advisement Form

Please complete the CET Students Pre-Advisement Form by clicking here, or by using the QR code below. It is essential this form will help your advisor to review your transcript and DegreeWorks audit. Kindly submit the form only once.

In-person Advisement

Advisor Email Days/Times Location/Office

Seymour Blank

Monday — 2:00pm-4:00pm
Wednesday — 10:00am-1:00pm


Aparicio Carranza

Monday — 2:30pm-3:30pm
Wednesday — 10:00am-1:00pm


Sunghoon Jang (Chair)

Monday - 10:00am-4:00pm
Tuesday - 2:30pm-4:30pm
Wednesday — 10:30am-11:30am, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Thursday — 2:30pm-4:30pm
Friday — 10:00am-12:00pm (by appointment only)


Changkyu Kim

Monday — 12:00pm-2:00pm
Tuesday — 3:00pm-5:00pm


Yang Kim

Monday — 12:00pm-2:00pm
Tuesday — 3:00pm-5:00pm


Ohbong Kwon

Monday — 2:00pm-4:00pm
Wednesday — 2:00pm-4:00pm


Xiaohai Li

Monday — 4:30pm-6:00pm
Thursday — 11:30am-2:30pm


Lili Ma

Thursday — 10:00am-12:30pm
Friday — 10:00am-11:30am


Benito Mendoza

Wednesday — 10:00am-12:00pm
Thursday — 10:00am-12:00pm


Edward Morton

Monday — 5:00pm-6:00pm
Tuesday — 11:30am-2:30pm


John Razukas



Jose Reyes Alamo

Monday — 10:00am-1:00pm
Wednesday — 5:00pm-6:00pm


Yu Wang

Tuesday - 10:30am-12:30pm
Wednesday - 12:30pm-2:30pm (Transfer Students only)
Friday - 12:00pm-2:00pm


Chen Xu

Monday — 11:00am-1:00pm
Thursday — 11:00am-1:00pm


Farrukh Zia

Tuesday — 11:00am-1:00pm
Thursday — 11:00am-1:00pm


Virtual Advisement

For remote advisement contact any of the advisors by email.

(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,

If you are looking for advisement for registration for Winter/Spring 2024 courses:

  1. Please, fill out the Google advisement form prior to meeting with an advisor.
  2. See Schedule below for our In-person and Zoom sessions.
Professors Dates Times Locations Links
Guzman 22-Nov 12pm-2pm “Google Form Requests Only”  
Gholitabar 27-Nov 12pm-2pm IN-PERSON (V417)  
Salazar 28-Nov 11:30am-1:30pm Zoom
Norouzi 30-Nov 4:30pm-7:30pm Zoom
Allahverdi 4-Dec 10:30am-11:30am IN-PERSON (V430)  
Stegmaier 6-Dec 10am-12pm IN-PERSON (V423)  
Gholitabar 6-Dec 4pm-6pm Zoom
Sowder 7-Dec 10am-12pm IN-PERSON (V425)  
Guzman 11-Dec 10am-12pm “Google Form Requests Only”  
Guzman 18-Dec 12pm-2pm “Google Form Requests Only”  


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

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)


To request advisement, all students must complete Dental Hygiene Advisement Request Form.

Please carefully read our detailed program information on the Dental Hygiene website, including the frequently asked questions section on the Dental Hygiene webpage as this will answer most of the questions you might have.

Professor Date and Time

Dr. Christopher Bowers, Suite A702N
(718) 260-4927

  • Tuesday: 11:30 am — 12:30 pm (in-person)
  • Wednesday:3:30 pm — 4:30 pm (in-person)


Dr. Gwen Cohen-Brown, Suite A702E
(718) 260-8278

  • Monday:10:00 am — 12:00 pm (in-person)


Prof. Anty Lam, Suite A702J
(718) 260-5068

  • Tuesday:11:30 am — 12:30 pm (in-person)
  • Thursday:11:45 am — 12:45 pm (in-person)


Prof. Isis Marsh, Suite A702D
(718) 260-5075

  • Monday:12:00 pm — 1:00 pm (in-person)
  • Thursday:11:45 am —12:45 pm (in-person)

Prof. Cristina Masino, Suite A702A
(718) 260-5071

  • Tuesday: 12:45 pm- 1:45 pm (in-person)
  • Wednesday:8:45 am — 9:45 am (in-person)


Prof. Dora-Ann Oddo, Suite A702L
(718) 260-4925

  • Monday:12:00 pm — 1:00 pm (in-person)
  • Thursday: 4:15 pm — 5:15 pm (in-person)


Prof. Khrystyna Vyprynyuk, Suite A701D
(718) 260-5094

  • Tuesday:8:00 am — 9:00 am (online)
  • Wednesday:10:00 am — 11:00 am (in-person)

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

ETET Department Fall 2023 In-Person Advisement Schedule
November 9 to December 11, 2023

Day of the Week






Prof. L. Geng

10:00 - 12:00



10:00 - 12:00


Prof. A. Goykadosh



9:00 - 11:00 &
4:00 - 5:00



Prof. D. Hossain




10:00 - 2:00


Prof. M. Kalechman

12:00 - 2:00



3:00 - 5:00


Prof. H. Marandi

1:00 - 5:00





Prof. Z. Marantz


12:00 - 2:00


12:00 - 2:00


Prof. M. Razani


1:00 - 3:00


1:00 - 3:00


Prof. MA. Ummy



9:00 - 11:00

3:00 - 5:00


Prof. V. Vladutescu

1:00 - 3:00


1:00 - 3:00



Prof. X. Wei





10:00 - 12:00 &
3:00 - 5:00

(BS in Professional and Technical Writing)

Contact the Program Director, Robert Lestón, 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

Elliot Yokum — book appointments at

Emerging Media Technology Faculty

Allison Berkoy — book appointments at

Hosni Auji — 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: Fall 2023

Environmental Control/Facilities Management

Professor Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
R. Polchinski
11am - 1pm
3pm - 5pm
N/A 4pm - 6pm 3pm - 5pm N/A
D. Kang
12:45pm - 1:45pm 4:30pm - 5:30pm N/A N/A N/A
J. Santos
4pm - 5pm N/A 4pm - 5pm N/A N/A
L. Sztaberek
11am - 12pm N/A N/A 1pm - 2pm N/A

*Email advisor for Zoom links. In person advisement is held in room V-437. Students should bring Degree Audits, Transcripts, & Course Outlines or College Catalog Course Descriptions to help evaluate 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

Fall 2023 Academic Advisement

Review the list of Hospitality Management academic advisors. To request an appointment, email Professors to ask availability 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


Students with less than 60 credits search by last name

Students with more than 60 credits search by Area of Focus

Time and Location

Prof. Rosa Abreu


Food and Beverage Management

Monday (N200)
5:00-6:00 pm

Wednesday (N200)
3:00-4:00 pm

Thursday (N200)
5:00-6:00 pm

Prof. John Akana


Lodging Operations Management

Tuesday (N225B)
10:30-11:30 am

Wednesday (N225B)
1:30-2:30 pm

Wednesday (N225B)
5:00-6:00 pm

Thursday (Virtual Link)
11:00-12:00 pm

Prof. Joanne Jacus


Pastry Arts

Monday (N200)
1:30-2:30 pm

Tuesday (N204)
1:45-2:45 pm

Wednesday (N208)
12:45-1:45 pm

Prof. Ellen Kim


Lodging Operations Management

Monday (N200)
11:00-12:00 pm

Tuesday (Virtual Link)
5:00-6:00 pm

Friday (Virtual Link)
11:00-12:00 pm

Prof. Amit Mehrotra



Tuesday (N200)
5:00-6:00 pm

Wednesday (N200)
10:30-12:30 pm

Prof. Lina Romasanta


Food and Beverage Management

Monday (N200)
9:30-10:15 am

Tuesday (N200)
4:45-5:45 pm

Wednesday (N200)
1:00-2:15 pm

Prof. Claire Stewart


Culinary Arts

Thursday (N200)
11:00-1:00 pm

Friday (N200)
8:00-9:00 am

Prof. Gerald VanLoon


Food and Beverage Management

Monday (N221)
2:00-3:00 pm

Wednesday (N221)
12:00-2:00 pm

Prof. Robert Walljasper


Culinary Arts

Monday (N221)

Tuesday (N221)

Prof. Tracy Zimmermann


Culinary Arts

Thursday (N221)
11:30-1:00 pm

Friday (N221)
11:00-12:30 pm

Prof. Lynda Dias


Transfer Students and
Special Circumstances

Lodging Operations Management

Tuesday (N225B)
9:30-11:00 am

Thursday (Virtual Link)
9:30-11:00 am

Prof. Susan Lifrieri-Lowry

Transfer Students and Special Circumstances

Pastry Arts

Monday (N200)
9:30-10:30 am

Wednesday (N200)
12:15-2:15 pm

Prof. Susan Phillip

Transfer Students
Special Circumstances

Tourism Students

Monday (N225B)
12:00-2:00 pm

Wednesday (Virtual Link)
4:00-5:30 pm

(AAS and BS in Human Services)


8/28/2023 — 12/13/2023




Advisement Method


4:00 p.m. — 5:00 p.m.

Dr. Martin Garfinkle

Meeting ID: 897 7075 7272
No Passcode


11:00 a.m. — 12:00 p.m.

Dr. Mery Diaz

Zoom Link:
Meeting ID; 914 9505 0167
Passcode: MDiaz

2:00 p.m. — 2:30 p.m.


5:30 p.m. — 6:00 p.m.

Prof. Powell


Prof. Powell

Meeting ID: 841 5144 5325
Passcode: 203275

Meeting ID: 856 8184 2667
Passcode: 203275

9:30 a.m. — 11:30 a.m.

Dr. Smita Dewan

Zoom Link:
Meeting ID: 860 7546 6174
Passcode: 0413


2:30 p.m. — 4:30 p.m.


Prof. Eun Jeong Lee

Zoom Link:
Meeting ID: 509 015 5867
Passcode: 074521

(No Advisement on 11/22/2023)

9:00 a.m.— 11:00 a.m.

Dr. Justine Pawlukewicz

Zoom Link:
Meeting ID: 838-0996-1899
Password: HUS



11:15 a.m. — 11:45 a.m.


Prof. Powell


Meeting ID: 811 8191 7853
Passcode: 114473

5:00 p.m. — 5:30 p.m.

Prof. Powell

Meeting ID: 848 1090 7745
Passcode: 460164

12:00 n — 1:00 p.m. AND
5:00 p.m. — 6:00 p.m.

Dr. Victor Ayala


Via Email:

11:30 a.m. — 12:30 p.m.

Dr. Mery Diaz

Meeting ID: 914 9505 0167
Passcode: MDiaz


8:45 a.m. -9:45 a.m.


Dr. Garfinkle


Meeting ID: 897 7075 7272
No Passcode

3:55 p.m. — 5:55 p.m.

Prof Shepard

Meeting ID: 837 4784 3940
Passcode: 791374

(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 Fall 2023 Advisement Schedule is posted here.

You can reach us by email at

(AAS and BS in Nursing)

Application For Admission

Applying to the CityTech Clinical Nursing program:

  1. Use your CityTech email only
  2. Complete the online application form
  3. Submit ALL documentation required:
    1. CityTech unofficial transcript and other college transcripts if applicable
    2. For high school AP credit, include high school transcripts
    3. TEAS exam results
  4. The online application must be completed once you start the process. Incomplete applications will not be saved.

Incomplete applications will not be reviewed for admission. The application deadline is shown below. Email will be sent to all applicants via your CityTech email ONLY by January 12, 2024.

Application Link(s)

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, Prof. Kontzamanis,

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)

To be connected with a department advisor, please access the advisement form through this link or QR Code below:

If you need further information on the program, please see the Department's website.

(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