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Academic support services at NYMC are available to all students; they include one-on-one advisory meetings, workshops on transitioning successfully from undergraduate to medical/graduate school coursework, time management, test preparation, study-partner matching, and writing assistance. Call us or stop by our offices to arrange a one-on-one meeting or to make study plans for courses and/or standardized exams.

Office of Academic Support
Sunshine Cottage Administration Building
2nd Floor, Rooms 213-222A
New York Medical College
40 Sunshine Cottage Road
Valhalla, NY 10595 

Office hours: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
(Note: the College closes at 3:00 p.m. on Fridays from October 1 - March 31).

Phone: (914) 594-3880

Kristina H. Petersen, Ph.D.
Director, Academic Support Programs

Erika Maikish
Writing Specialist

Megan Siemers Livingston
Academic Support Specialist

Kelsey Polikoff
Administrative Assistant