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Academic Advising Center

Room A202, Academic Village
(516) 876-3044
Fax: (516) 876-3145

Located in the Academic Village, the Academic Advising Center (AAC) assists students in the areas of testing, evaluation, placement, academic advisement and new student orientation.

The Academic Advisors in the Academic Advising Center provide the following services:

  • Administer the College's Placement Examinations in English and Mathematics
  • Advise students in the selection of their courses
  • Explain General Education requirements to students
  • Complete a GE Worksheet upon request
  • Help students choose a major
  • Provide information on academic policies and procedures
  • Monitor the progress of students in academic jeopardy and/or on probation
  • Advise students on time-management and study skills

Office Hours:

Mondays through Friday: 8:30 a.m - 5:00 p.m.

Appointments are required

During summer the office closes at 4:30 pm.

NOTE:  While every effort is made to keep the evening walk-in hours for advising, on occasion the office may not be open late due to unforeseen circumstances.  Please call in advance to confirm that an advisor will be available on a particular evening.

Academic Advising Center Staff

Patricia Groben
Building: New Academic Building, Room: 1118A
Phone: (516) 876-3044
E-mail: grobenp@oldwestbury.edu

Jon Kleinman
Academic Advisor
Building: New Academic Building, Room: 1029
Phone: 876-3040
E-mail: kleinman@oldwestbury.edu

Yumi Nicholson
Academic Advisor
Building: New Academic Building, Room: 1035
Phone: (516) 876-4227
E-mail: nicholsony@oldwestbury.edu


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Accounting B.S.

Accounting M.S.

Adolescence Education(7-12)- Biology (BA,BS)

Adolescence Education(7-12)- Chemistry (BA,BS)

Adolescence Education(7-12)- Mathematics (BA,BS)

Adolescence Education(7-12)- Social Studies BA

Adolescence Education(7-12)- Spanish BA

American Studies B.A.

Biochemistry B.S.

Biological Sciences B.A., B.S.

Business Administration B.S.

Chemistry B.A., B.S.

Childhood Education (1-6) B.S.

Childhood Education with Bilingual Extension (1-6) B.S.

Comparative Humanities B.A.

Computer Science B.S.

Criminology B.S.

Health & Society B.S.

Industrial & Labor Relations (B.A., B.S.)

Language & Literature: English, B.A.

Management Information Systems B.S.

Mathematics B.S.

Media & Communications B.A.

Middle Childhood Education (5-9) - Biology B.S.

Middle Childhood Education (5-9) - Chemistry B.S.

Middle Childhood Education (5-9) - Mathematics B.S.

MiddleChildhood Education (5-9) - Spanish B.S.

Philosophy & Religion B.A.

Politics, Economics & Law B.A.

Psychology (B.A., B.S.)

Sociology B.A., B.S.

Spanish Language, Hispanic Literature & Culture B.A.

Special Education & Childhood Education (1-6) B.S.

Special Education with Bilingual Extension (1-6) B.S.

Visual Arts B.A., B.S.

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