Student Support Services

New Student Advising

New Student Advising Checklist (PDF)

Academic Advising engages, challenges, and supports a diverse student population to assist students in achieving their educational goals by:

  • Explaining Placement Test Results and Developmental Placement
  • Teaching students how to read & understand their Degree Requirements
  • Guiding students in choosing classes that will meet the academic requirements of his/her degree
  • Teaching the student how to read the college catalog
  • Accessing Web Advisor through Portal
  • Providing information about academic deadlines
  • Explaining College Policies and Procedures
  • Offering referrals to campus resources

The Academic Advising Center operates as a walk-in center.

Contact Information

  • Phone: (201)612-5480
  • E-mail: [email protected]
  • Address:
    400 Paramus Road
    Pitkin Education Building, Room L123
    Center for Student Success
    Paramus, NJ 07652


Academic Advising Forms


Reference Materials and Handout


ESL / ALP Cohort Advising Referrals and Contact Information

Faculty Advisor & Language Fluency Office Email
Carol Miele A-214 Pitkin Building [email protected]
Bill Jiang (Chinese – English) A-333 Pitkin Building [email protected]
Leah Carmona (Spanish – English) B-309 Pitkin Building [email protected]
Olga Weston (Russian – English) L-337 Pitkin Building [email protected]