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Academic Services

USJ Academic Services:
Remote Resources for Students

Contact information for remote resources below

Academic Advising

Remote advising services are now available to all students. The USJ Advising staff is currently available via phone and email for questions regarding registration for fall courses, degree audits, withdrawing from courses, or other academic matters. They can be reached via the following:

Jose M. Gonzalez, M.A.
First-Year and Sophomore Academic Advisor
Phone: 860.231.5517
Email: [email protected]

Carolyn Rock, M.S.
Transfer Student Advisor
First-Year and Sophomore Academic Advisor
Phone:  860.231.5443
Email: [email protected]

Alicia Waring, M.S.
Academic Advisor
Phone: 860.231.5790
Email: [email protected]


Accessibility Services

Student Accessibility Services at USJ facilitates the reduction or elimination of disability-related barriers encountered by students with documented permanent and temporary disabilities such as ADHD, ASD, learning disabilities, psychological disabilities, deafness and hearing impairments, blindness and visual impairments, and physical disabilities.

For more information, please contact:

Jennifer Boylan, MAT, M.A., LPC
Coordinator of Student Accessibility Services
Email: [email protected]
Fax: 860.512.7293
Phone: 860.231.5481


Career Center

Remote career services are now available to all students. The USJ Career Center staff is currently available via phone and email to answer any questions regarding internship and job searches, to review resumes electronically, to practice interviewing via phone, and other services. They can be reached via the following:

Melanie Sinche
[email protected]

Cynthia Whipple
Employer Relations Specialist
[email protected]

Valerie Wilson
Assistant Director, Career and Employment Services
[email protected]


Center for Academic Excellence

Remote tutoring services are now available to all students. The staff of USJ’s Center for Academic Excellence is currently providing tutoring for academic content, writing, and academic success, both one-to-one and in small groups settings online. For more information and to set up a tutoring session, please contact:

[email protected]

For any other questions regarding academic matters, please contact Melanie Sinche, Interim Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs, at [email protected].

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