Your Guidance Team

By your side

Your Guidance Team is serious about getting you where you want to go. As partners on your FlightPath, they’ll help you identify and grow toward your goals, offering career insights, academic advice, and personal support throughout your journey. Each year, they’ll help you build on what you’ve learned as you prepare to launch a successful career.

See who makes up a Hartwick Guidance Team

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Success Coach

From day one, you’re matched with a personal Success Coach who will be your partner every step of the way. This is your key collaborator in adjusting to college, connecting with campus resources, and moving into your future.

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Faculty Advisor

Among all your dedicated Hartwick professors, you’ll have one designated Faculty Advisor who stays with you throughout college.  Together you will  choose the best classes to advance your interests, navigate changes, answer questions, and keep you on track as you complete your degree.

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Career Coach

You’ll work one-on-one with a specialist in career guidance, someone who will offer practical advice tailored to your goals, and help with whatever you need, from identifying  research and internship opportunities  to applying to graduate schools.

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Alumni Mentor

In your junior and senior years, you’ll connect with an Alumni Mentor, who will help you build confidence in your career readiness as you take key steps forward, including link up with internships, service learning, and job shadowing. By providing advice and perspective, serving as a job shadow or internship host, and coaching you pursue a goal aligned with their experience, alumni mentors play a vital role in your success. You will be a student for three or four years at Hartwick—you will be a member of the alumni forever.

Meet Your Team

Stephanie B. Hollander

Associate Director of Career Development

Bri Dempsey

Success Coach

Elissa Donovan

Success Coach

Chelsea Penn

Senior Success Coach

Megan Gray

Assistant Vice President for Career Development & Network Engagement

Sarah Gutierrez

Success Coach

Flannery Hurtubise

Success Coach

Jason Stanton

Senior Success Coach, Coordinator of Persistence Programs

Brandon Davis

Assistant Director of Career Development

Your Resources

Registrar's Office

Get your questions answered about course registration, transcripts, enrollment and degree verification, degree audits, transfer credits, and more.

Academic Support

We’re with you on this adventure. Check out the Student Success Center, the Writing Center, peer tutoring, AccessAbility Services, pre-professional advising, and more. Sign up for free tutoring sessions, available to every student. It will all add up as you plan your individual pathway.

Health & Wellness

Professional counseling staff, 50/50 peer counselors, two fitness centers with trainers, wellness programs. And that’s only the beginning.

Campus Involvement

This vibrant campus life will be so important part to your FlightPath. You begin to belong with clubs, organizations, and events on campus.

Financial Assistance

Our financial aid staff will partner with you and your family to make a Hartwick education affordable. Please reach out to discuss any concerns or questions you may have: or 607-431-4006.

Career Readiness

Funded international internships, independent fellowships abroad, research with accomplished alumni, entrepreneurial experiences in major cities – our Career Services staff and professionals across campus will help you get there.