For Peer Mentors

Who Are Peer Mentors?

         - Upperclassmen students who take a leadership role in guiding first year students.

         - Strong proponents in their major and are very active members in the NJIT community.

         - Experienced team builders that aid students in study and time management skills.

         - The link connecting students with tutoring and counseling.

   Two Peer mentors are typically assigned to about 25 students in a learning community and engage with students online, in select classes, and other social activities. A peer mentor is an important voice of experience and point of contact for communicating questions or concerns.

Executive Mentors

Ricciardi Rocco

  Nora Ahmed

Newark College of Engineering

Engineering Undecided

Betty Benony / Adit Patel / William Lau / Irene Moussa

College of Science & Liberal Arts Undecided

Ashely Ramjattan / Ancy Thomas

Civil Engineering

Candice Leung / Rishi Ranade / Stephanie Santrich / Alan Viera / Kevin Laforteza        

 Electrical & Computer Engineering

Faran Ali / Joseph Ballardo / Jose Belen / Carlos Morales / Wilbur Vale / Joseph Waldinger        

 Chemical Engineering

 Joanna Ordner / Stephen Fernandez

Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Oluwakorede "Kode" Otetubi / Michael Fillippidis / John Mancini / Ali Syed / Ivan Calvanchi / Dennis Zack      

Biomedical Engineering

Natalia E Bismarck-Sand / Christine Kurian / Sana Nasim / Subhashini Chandrasekaran

College of Science & Liberal Arts

Biology, Chemistry, Physics

 Sarah Jessica Valente / Patrycja Puzio

School of Management Business and International Business

Zakhary Yustina / Kamath Naina

College of Architecture and Design

Jeffrey Thomas / Gabriel Deguzman / John Ferns / Anuoluwapo Akeredolu / Jerhard Evangelista / Jennifer Brozowski / Stephanie Tran / Ryan Cusack

Becoming a Peer Mentor

Are you interested in becoming a Peer Mentor? Read and fill out the application forms and contracts below for

Application Form

Peer Mentor Job Description

For further queries contact Dr. Ashish at 973-596-3466 or email him at