Contact Us

The Office of Admissions and Recruitment has transitioned to a hybrid work model. For immediate assistance, connect with us for a Virtual Office Visit during virtual hours of operation.

The Office of Admissions and Recruitment at Hostos Community College encourages prospective students to meet with an admissions advisor regarding their higher education goals. The counselor will help students examine their objectives, and review admissions requirements, policies, and procedures.

Postal Mail: Hostos Community College
Office of Admissions and Recruitment
500 Grand Concourse, B-102
Bronx, New York 10451
Telephone: (718) 319-7900
Fax: (718) 319-7919



Hours of Operation

Fall and Spring
Monday and Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday  and Thursday 9:30 am - 6:45 pm  
Friday 9:30 am - 4:00 pm 

 *Except when College is closed

  • Feb 12 and 19th 
  • May 27th 

Summer Four-Day Work-Week
Monday – Thursday 9:30 am - 5:30 pm 
*Summer ExceptionWe are open on Fridays the week of Juneteenth and Independence Day (July 4th), reverting to the regular Fall /Spring hours

For school closures check the Academic Calendar.



Meet the Admissions Staff

Carlos Rivera, Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Carlos Rivera
(718) 319-7900
Lisanka Soto, Associate Director of Admission
Lisanka Soto
Associate Director
(718) 518-4402

Nieves Torres
Admissions Advisor
(718) 518-4392

Sabrina Torres
Admissions Advisor
(718) 319-7906
Nicole Flint
Nicole Flint
Admissions Advisor
(718) 319-7905
Gloria Perez, Transfer Credit Coordinator
Gloria Perez

Admissions Advisor
(718) 664-2527
Yamilka Placencia-Vargas, Admissions Advisor
Yamilka Santana

Admissions Advisor
(718) 664-2597

Ermy Rosario

CUNY Office Assistant
(718) 518-4405
Marc Pharel, College Assistant
Marc Pharel

CUNY Office Assistant
(718) 319-7903