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Peer Support Services




Peer Support Services, which began at Queens College in 1973, is based on the assumption that the more students avail themselves of the college's services and programs, the more successful their college experience will be. Peer Counselors see their role as helping other students to learn more about themselves, the college, and its offerings, and then clarifying available alternatives and options. 


Peer Support Services are open to all registered Queens College undergraduates. Peers are available to discuss your concerns, including:
        • College requirements
        • Adjustment to college life
        • Graduation requirements
        • Dropping courses
        • P/NC-ing courses
        • Co-curricular activity
        • Choosing a major and/or minor
        • How to use CUNYfirst
        • Degree audits
        • Personal issues
        • Referrals to professional staff
 
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 Office Information

 
Office:Student Union, LL 37
Phone: 718-997-5419
Fax: 718-997-5508

Mondays and Thursdays: 
9am - 5pm  
                                                                                         Tuesdays and Wednesdays:
9am - 6pm 

The Peer Counselors are available
on a walk-in, first-come, first-served basis.



Nancy Leighton
Program Administrator

Elizabeth Langer
"Introduction to Counseling & Advisement"
Student Coordinator

Evanthia Mamtsaderis
"Practicum in Counseling & Advisement"
Student Coordinator

Laura Isherwood
Screening Coordinator

Giselle Pelaez
Outreach Coordinator


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