Student Success Advisors

Advice on program planning, changing programs, academic status, program pathways, success plans and more! 

Support is available in multiple formats.

Contact a Student Success Advisor

Students that interact with SSA/C team members will engage in self-reflective, collaborative conversations. Through the co-creation of plans, students will be empowered to articulate their goals and strengths and make informed decisions to promote sustainable academic success.

How we help

Academic and Program Advising:

  • Initial advice on course selection; changing programs; withdrawals
  • Referrals to Program Coordinator for program specific advising
  • Information about Academic Status, program pathways, transfers
  • Create Academic Improvement and Success Plans

Student Support Services:

  • Referrals to specialized support services
  • Guidance on college policies and procedures
  • Support transition to college life

Flexible advising:

  • Via e-mail, drop-in or scheduled appointments
  • In person, in groups, in workshops, online or over the phone
Pearl Mendonça
Manager, Career & Student Success Advising
Phone:
905-575-2349
Email:
pearl.mendonca [at] mohawkcollege.ca (pearl[dot]mendonca[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
Please note our services are available currently in hybrid format - both in-person and virtually. To reach out to our team, please use the 'Contact a Student Success Advisor' button at the top of the page.
Abby Taylor
Student Success Advisor
Phone:
905-575-2743
Email:
abby.taylor [at] mohawkcollege.ca (abby[dot]taylor[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
School of Creative Industries, and Liberal & Administrative Studies - M Wing @ Fennell Campus. Both in-person and virtual support is available. Use the "Contact a Student Success Advisor" button at the top of the page to reach out.
Donna Drywood
Student Success Advisor
Phone:
905-575-2183
Email:
donna.drywood [at] mohawkcollege.ca (donna[dot]drywood[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
Health & Global Studies - C022 (in the basement below the Justice & Wellness gym). Both in-person and virtual support is available. Use the "Contact a Student Success Advisor" button at the top of the page to reach out.
Hannah Mcghee-Davies
Student Success Advisor
Email:
hannah.mcghee-davies [at] mohawkcollege.ca (hannah[dot]mcghee-davies[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
Skilled Trades - A112 @ Stoney Creek Campus. Both in-person and virtual support is available. Use the "Contact a Student Success Advisor" button at the top of the page to reach out.
Hayley Hopkins
Student Success Advisor
Phone:
365-226-0152
Email:
hayley.hopkins [at] mohawkcollege.ca (hayley[dot]hopkins[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
School of Business - M Wing @ Fennell Campus. Both in-person and virtual support is available. Use the "Contact a Student Success Advisor" button at the top of the page to reach out.
Jessica Vanhooren
Student Success Advisor
Phone:
905-575-1212
Email:
jessica.vanhooren [at] mohawkcollege.ca (jessica[dot]vanhooren[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
On Leave (until January 2025)
Joanne Tansley
Student Success Advisor
Email:
joanne.tansley [at] mohawkcollege.ca (joanne[dot]tansley[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
Room 134 - IAHS at McMaster - both in-person and virtual support is available. Use the "Contact a Student Success Advisor" button at the top of the page to reach out.
Kimberly Black
Student Success Advisor
Phone:
365-226-0550
Email:
kimberly.black [at] mohawkcollege.ca (kimberly[dot]black[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
School of Business (Graduate Certificates) - M Wing @ Fennell Campus. Both in-person and virtual support is available. Use the "Contact a Student Success Advisor" button at the top of the page to reach out.
Latifa Wood
Student Success Advisor
Email:
latifa.wood [at] mohawkcollege.ca (latifa[dot]wood[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
School of Engineering Technology & Aviation. Aviation Campus & Q Wing @ Fennell Campus. Both in-person and virtual support is available. Use the "Contact a Student Success Advisor" button at the top of the page to reach out.
Michayla Del Guidice
Student Success Advisor
Phone:
905-575-1212 ext. 3581
Email:
michayla.del-guidice1 [at] mohawkcollege.ca (michayla[dot]del-guidice1[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
WSIB Sponsored Students, Career Pathways & CICE - C022 (in the basement below the Justice & Wellness gym). Both in-person and virtual support is available. Use the "Contact a Student Success Advisor" button at the top of the page to reach out.
Mitchell Elvidge
Student Success Advisor
Phone:
905-575-1212 ext. 4218
Email:
mitchell.elvidge [at] mohawkcollege.ca (mitchell[dot]elvidge[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
School of Engineering Technology & Aviation. Q Wing @ Fennell Campus. Both in-person and virtual support is available. Use the "Contact a Student Success Advisor" button at the top of the page to reach out.
Tracey Richardson
Student Success Advisor
Phone:
905-575-2345
Email:
tracey.richardson [at] mohawkcollege.ca (tracey[dot]richardson[at]mohawkcollege[dot]ca)
Location:
Community, Social Services and Justice Studies - C022 (in the basement below the Justice & Wellness gym). Both in-person and virtual support is available. Use the "Contact a Student Success Advisor" button at the top of the page to reach out.