Your Queensborough Academy Adviser

The Office of Academy Advisement is providing academic advisement services to students via e-mail, telephone and online modalities. Students can view their adviser's contact information listed on CUNYfirst or on the main Starfish page.

Virtual/online advisement appointments can be booked through Starfish. Login to Starfish to book an appointment with your Adviser. If you have questions or need assistance making an appointment, please call us at 718-631-6329 or e-mail us AcademyAdvisement@qcc.cuny.edu.

Director of Academy Advisement
Mr. Michael Verdino


Students in College Discovery, ASAP, Services for Students with Disabilities, Veterans Affairs , International Students, and CSTEP are advised within those programs.

Personal academic advisement is a key ingredient of the Queensborough Academies. You are assigned an Queensborough Academy Adviser who becomes your personal guide throughout your college career at Queensborough through program planning, selection of courses, understanding of degree requirements, and more. Your Queensborough Academy Adviser is your "go-to" person at the college.

Find Your Adviser


Business Academy

 Email: Businessacademy@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6329

 Hours: Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Academy Lead Adviser Ms. Natalie Roopchand

Health Related Sciences Academy

 Email: Healthacademy@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6329

 Hours: Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Academy Lead Adviser Ms. Gail Camille Patterson

Liberal Arts Academy

 Email: Liberalartsacademy@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6329

 Hours: Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Academy Lead Adviser Ms. Gail Camille Patterson

Science, Technologies, Engineering & Mathematics - STEM Academy

 Email: STEMacademy@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6329

 Hours: Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Academy Lead Adviser Mr. Scott Beltzer

VAPAacademy@qcc.cuny.edu

 Email: VAPAacademy@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6329

 Hours: Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Academy Lead Adviser Mr. William Duque

Academic & Student Support Resources

Career Services

 Email: Careerservices@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6297

 Hours: Monday to Friday from 8:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Counseling Center

 Email: Counseling@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6370

 Hours: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

CUNY EDGE

 Email: Cunyedge@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-281-5174

 Hours: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Military and Veterans Services

 Email: VeteransServices@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-281-5767

 Hours: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Services for Students with Disabilities

 Email: ssd@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6257

 Hours: Monday to Thursday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Student Financial Assistance (formerly Single Stop)

 Email: SingleStop@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6351

 Hours: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Transfer Resource Center

 Email: Transferresourcecenter@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6670

 Hours: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Resources for Tutoring and Help

Academic Computing Center

The Academic Computing Center is offering online virtual technical support for students, faculty and staff.

 Email: ACCSupport@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6624

 Hours: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Center for Tutoring and Academic Support

Operating fully online with tutors available by appointment for summer session students.

 Email: AskCTAS@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6660

 Hours: Monday to Thursday from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., on Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

College Discovery Tutorial Services

 Email: CollegeDiscovery@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-5645

 Hours: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Mathematics Learning Center

On line tutoring available for the Fall 2020 semester by appointment. Please check your student email for instructions

 Email: mathtutoringcenter@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6361

 Hours: Mondays through Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Fridays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Nursing Resources Center

 Email: Nursing@qcc.cuny.edu

 Phone: 718-631-6080

 Hours: Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

For Faculty

High Impact Practices
Dr. Meghmela Tarafdar, Center for Teaching and Learning | L 315 x5082

Academy Assessment
Dr. Victor Fichera, Principal Investigator for the Academy Assessment Protocol| A 302 x6643
Dr. Ian Beckford, Academic Affairs Director of Policy Analysis for General Education and Student Learning Outcomes | L-316x2161

Starfish Early Alert
Mr. Ed Molina, Starfish Technical Lead, Office of Academic Affairs | S 245 x 5603

High Impact Practices Coordinators

Academic Service Learning
Dr. Steven Dahlke, Associate Professor, Music |H-140 x5531

Collaborative Assignments and Projects
Ms. Alisa Cercone, Lecturer, English | H 428 x5209
Dr. T. Kiki Byas, Assistant Professor, English | H-428 x5530

Common Intellectual Experiences
Dr. Robin Ford, Assistant Professor, English | H 416 x5392

Diversity/Global Learning
Dr. Meg Tarafdar, Assistant Professor, English | H 428 x5311

Undergraduate Research
Dr. Sharon Lall-Ramnarine, Professor, Chemistry | S 442 x5572

Writing Intensive
Dr. Elise Denbo, Assistant Professor, English |H-428 x5356
Dr. Robert Donley, Assistant Professor, Mathematics & Computer Science |S-332 x5581
Dr. Larisa Honey, Assistant Professor, Social Sciences | M 120 x6014

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC)Opens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.