Who is my Student success Advisor?

Your Success Team

At Rockland Community College, you are provided with a Student Success Team that will help you with your academic journey, career exploration, transfer planning, support service referrals, and more! Your Team includes your Dean, Program Director, Faculty Advisor, Student Success Advisor, Connection Counselor, Financial Aid Advisor, Peer Mentors, and if you’re involved in any of these special programs, your Athletics, Honors, TRiO, and Veterans Advisors. During your first semester, you will take an ‘Introduction to the School’ course that will outline the various College offices and departments that can help you on your path.

Student Success Advisor

RCC has four schools that specialize in different areas of study: School of Arts, Education, Humanities & Social Sciences; School of Business & Professional Studies; School of Nursing, Health & Wellness; and School of Science, Technology, Engineering & Math.  Because you belong to one of the Academic Schools, you will be assigned a Student Success Advisor who is an expert in your program or major. To find out who your Advisor is and how to contact them, visit the who is my advisor page and click on your School and then find your Program. Contact Student Success at 845-574-4306 or [email protected] with any questions.

Visit our Meet My Advisor page to learn more about our Student Success Advisors.

How to get Advised

In order to schedule an appointment, visit the who is my advisor page and click on your School, then find your program and degree to see who your advisor is. Once you find your advisor, click on the Book an Appointment link to schedule your virtual appointment.

Book a Meeting

If you know who your advisor is, you can book a meeting with your Student Success Advisor using these links:
Nilda Aragones
Chisamba Boma
Jael Dolly
Jude Fleurismond
Evelina Lopez
Barbara Murphy
Laurie Perl
Joe Planck
Christina Schaudel

WEB Tools


Student Success

Technology Center, Room 8220
845-574-4427 or 845-574-4306
24/7 Student Hotline: 844-505-8071
[email protected]

Transfer Advising

To find out how your Student Success Advisor can provide you with Transfer Advising and support to help you continue your education at a four-year school and beyond, visit the Transfer Advising page.

Prepare to meet your advisor

Review Your program of study Requirements

You can read about your program of study at You can also go over the degree requirements of your program of study by visiting Self-Service in Banner. You can review course descriptions by visiting the course catalog. By reviewing all of this before your session, you will know what questions to ask during the appointment.

Take Notes

Be sure to have your laptop/tablet or pen and paper available during your advising session. You’re going to want to take plenty of notes and ask lots of questions. It’s also a good idea to have your calendar open so you can add important dates and deadlines.

Ask the Right Questions

In order to prepare the right questions, you need to know exactly what your Student Success Advisor can do for you. Your advisor can help you with academic planning, course selection, career path and transfer services, campus support information and preparation for graduation.