Meet The FYE Mentors

Hostos FYE Peer Mentors are here to provide you with the support you need. You will work with this mentor throughout the year and beyond to support you on your educational journey.

FYE Mentors can help you:

  • Find tutoring support if you are struggling with any of your courses, including English and/or Math

  • Set up your email, using CUNYfirst, DegreeWorks, and Blackboard

  • How to  contact your professor(s) and ask them questions

  • Understand your schedule and courses 

  • Plan your schedule for the next semester and register using  Schedule Builder and Degree Work

  • Learn study and time management skills that will help you maximize your time and energy

  • Find and join clubs or co-curricular/extracurricular events or groups

Cameron Liz
Hello, my name is Cameron and I am currently a student here at Hostos in my third semester in the radiology program major. I am a veteran, I enjoy working out at the gym, and I am here to help you succeed.

Major: Radiology

Office Hours:
Monday: 10 am-3 pm, Tuesday:10 am-3 pm
Wednesday:11 am-4 pm 

Cynthia Redmaji
Hi everyone, my name is Cynthia! My favorite sport is Tennis and my favorite time of the day is the sunrise and the sunset. I like reading books, baking, watching movies, and going out. Feel free to reach out to me during my office hours and I hope to be part of your first-year experience at Hostos!

Major: Business

Office Hours:
Monday: 12 pm- 3 pm, Tuesday: 3 pm-5 pm
Wednesday 2 pm- 5pm Thursday: 3 pm-5 pm

Emmanuel Cornelio
Hey, I'm Emmanuel a student at Hostos and an FYE Peer Mentor. I'm here to help you navigate your way around Hostos and CUNY. Check out my office hours if you have any questions!

Major: Nursing 

Office Hours:
Monday: 11 pm- 6 pm (Virtual), Wednesday: 11 am-5 pm

Keyla Rodriguez
My name is Keyla Rodriguez! I consider myself an enthusiastic person. I always try to be organized and love sharing my knowledge. I am so excited to have the opportunity to help my peers achieve their academic goals and show them how Hostos resources can guide them to success.

Major: Digital Design and Animation

Office hours:Tuesday: 10 am- 4 pm Wednesday- 10 am-1 pm
Friday: 12 pm-3 pm

Oumoul Zakari
Hello, my name is Oumoul Kaire Zakari, and I am currently an undergraduate student. I transferred from Bronx Community College, and this is my second semester at Hostos College. I am originally from Niger, and my first language is French. I'm here to help you succeed in your first semester!

Major: Dental Hygiene

Office Hours:
Monday:10 am-3 pm
Wednesday: 10 am-3 pm & Thursday; 10 am-3 pm