Rockland Student Resources

Academic Resources

MSW Program Services: questions about course work, graduation requirements, accommodations for students with disabilities, referrals for leaves of absence, licensure questions

Field Learning: Coordinates field placements, issues with supervision or placement

Lougheed Library, Spelman Hall: Borrow textbooks, research assistance, APA resources

Center for Academic Excellence at STAC: Writing assistance and other academic support assistance

Student Life

Student Affairs: Advocacy, referrals and assistance for problem resolution, connect to University student services, non-academic advising, international student services, manage student grievances, community development and programming, student group recognition

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Career and Professional Development

NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development: Career development resources, workshops and counseling available in-person and online

  • NYU CareerNet: Job listings, workshop registration, Interview Stream, industry guides, and other resources
  • Career Coaching: Career coaches at the Wasserman Center provide professional, individualized career guidance and support throughout the career exploration process. We can help you identify career interests, explore professional goals, and discuss job search strategies in your specific area of interest. Assessment tools and interest inventories are also available to students who need additional guidance in identifying appropriate career options. Phone and Skype appointments available.

: Online professional development curriculum available to all NYU Silver MSW candidates, focusing on the following topics:

  • Building expertise and experience
  • Career exploration
  • Continuing Education
  • Job fairs
  • Networking
  • Negotiation
  • Professional associations
  • Resume & cover letters
  • Social Networking

Important Campus Contacts

Silver School of Social Work in Rockland County
Maguire Hall Room 277
125 Route 340
Sparkill, NY 10976
Phone: (845) 398-4129

Dr. Aminda Heckman Chomanczuk, Coordinator
Loriana Aviles, Administrative Aide I
Erin Beischer, Faculty Advisor
Elizabeth Galderisi-Kohlmeier, Faculty Advisor
Dr. Michele Weisman, Faculty Advisor