Virtual Welcome to Hostos

Everything You Need to Know to Succeed at Hostos

Tuesday, January 24th 1-3pm
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1:00 p.m.  Welcome to Hostos!

Welcome to all new students. Dr. Daisy Cocco De Filippis, President,  Dr. Shiang-Kwei Wang, Vice President  & Provost for Academic Affairs, and Dr. La Toro Yates, Vice President for Student Development and Enrollment Management will greet and address all students.

1:15 p.m.  How to be Successful at Hostos: College Life and your Personal Journey

Dr. Diana Cruz, Academic Advisor, will lead you into a conversation to help you develop tools for success in college.

1:30pm Career Competencies 

Yvonne Rosario-Quiroz, Assistant Director of Career Services,  will help you discover career competencies that will help you succeed.

1:40 p.m.  Covid-19 Guidelines

Ms. Ursula Sanders, Wellness Specialist, will discuss guidelines for what you need to do for in-person and online classes at Hostos.

2:00 p.m.  Closing the Loop: Understanding your Financial Aid

Ms. Toya Pigford, Financial Aid Advisor & Mr. Eric Rodriguez, Academic Advisor will offer guidance and insight into your financial aid package.

2:30 p.m. Studying Remotely and Borrowing Equipment

Ms. Rosemary Batista, CLIP Coordinator, will walk you through the process of borrowing computers and other equipment.

2:45 p.m. Office of Compliance and Diversity

This session will be an introduction to the role of the Office of Compliance and Diversity as well as information about our mandatory SPARC Training.

3:00 p.m.  Closing and Q & A