Admissions and Retention


Carlos Rivera, Admissions & Recruitment
Recording Secretary
Ursula Sanders, Health and Wellness 

Terrence Brown, Registrar  
Rayola Chelladurai, Allied Health Sciences 
Lizette Colon, Counseling 
Nathaniel Cruz, Student Development and Enrollment Management
Kathleen Doyle, Mathematics
Sean Gerrity, English 
Graciano Matos, Student Success Coaching Unit 
Alexandra Milsom, English 
Chanh Van Phan, Natural Sciences 
Ronaldo Williams, SGA
Kaniah Aljamal, SGA


Yearly Committee Report 2018-2019
Yearly Commitee Report 2017-2018

Committee Mandate



A. Membership: 

Membership shall be determined by the Committee on Committees to include regular faculty and the following: 

1. Director of Admissions and Recruitment 

2. Office of the Registrar 

3. Vice President for Student Development and Enrollment Management 

4. One Counselor 

5. One Student representative 

6. Two HEOs 

B. Function: 


1. (a) To review and recommend to the Senate College-wide policies regarding admission and retention. 

(b) To review and recommend to the Senate policies regarding the matriculation of non-degree students. 

(c) To review and recommend to the Senate College-wide policies on the acceptance of external course work towards a Hostos Community College Associate’s Degree. 

2. In consultation with all appropriate parties, to hear and act upon those student appeals that result from the policies set forth in the above areas. 

3. To maintain liaison with University personnel responsible for developing or changing admission, matriculation, and transfer credit criteria on a University-wide basis, and to report any proposals for such changes to the Senate. 

4. To maintain liaison with College and University personnel responsible for developing special programs that might affect admission and external course work policies. 

5. To make recommendations to the Hostos Senate on ways to increase the recruitment of students and maximize the retention of students. "