Find My Advisor

Every student is assigned an academic advisor who is part of their OW Success Team.  

Locate your advisor in Navigate

Your Academic Advisor, Financial Aid Counselor, Engagement Coach and Instructors will appear under your Success Team.  You can email your team directly from Navigate.

Assigned Advisors

The chart below gives direction on how advisors are assigned.  

Program/School Description
FIRST-YEAR STUDENTS
First-Year students are advised by the First-Year Experience Office.  Contact firstyear@oldwestbury.edu
SOPHOMORES/UNDECLARED/OTHER Sophomores, Liberal Arts majors and Undeclared are advised by the Academic Advising Center. Contact advising@oldwestbury.edu
EOP Students EOP students will also have an assigned EOP counselor who will advise them for their first and second years.
ARTS & SCIENCES JUNIORS/SENIORS
Junior and Seniors are advised by faculty in their departments.
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS
Current students are advised by faculty in their department. New students are advised as follows:
SCHOOL OF EDUCATION
Current students are advised by faculty in their department. New students are advised
SCHOOL OF PROFESSIONAL STUDIES
General Studies majors are advised by Dr. Ed Bever; Professional Studies majors are advised by Gary Levanti.  Contact Rhea Hitter, hitterr@oldwestbury.edu for an appointment.