My name is Jamie Smigelski your SAO Counselor. There are many ways I can help you! Don’t know where to begin? Start with me!
My primary responsibilities are:
· Academic Counseling (e.g. Academic Planning, Change of Major, General Questions or Concerns)
· Academic Advising (e.g. Choosing Classes)
· Admissions & Registration Referral
· Financial Aid Referral
· Personal, Health, Career & Transfer Counseling Referrals
· Responding to e-mail inquiries within 24 hours
· Monitoring and updating the E-Service Calendar on the SAO website
I am available the following days and times (other times may be available by appointment):
· Monday – 8:00AM to 4:00PM EST
· Tuesday – 9:00AM to 5:00PM EST
· Wednesday – 8:00AM to 4:00PM EST
· Thursday – 9:00AM to 5:00PM EST
· Friday – 9:00AM to 5:00PM EST
Please feel free to contact me via phone, text, or e-mail with general questions or to schedule a virtual or in-person appointment. You can reach me via my office phone (201) 879-5014 (call only) or via my Bergen cell (201) 256-1019 (call or text). The main web address is www.bergen.edu/sao.
Thank you for taking this online orientation, and I look forward to hearing from you soon!
Bergen Community College
400 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652