Claudio F. Gomez

Senior Academic Advisor/EOP Counselor,
Office of Academic Support Services

cgomez@uamail.albany.edu

Phone: (518) 442-5180

Fax: (518) 442-5419

Campus office: LI 94D

Areas of Expertise: Counseling, Academic Advisement, Career Counseling

Bio: Mr. Claudio F. Gomez earned his Bachelors of Science in Finance and Management, and Masters of Arts in Non-Profit Organization from the University at Albany. Prior to this commitment, Mr. Gomez served as a Residential Director for the EOP Summer Program two years in a row. Mr. Gomez is also the Co-founder of the EOP Student Administrative Council (ESAC), a student based organization aimed to act as a governing body representing undergraduates, Graduate and Non-traditional students of the Educational Opportunities Program.

Claudio Gomez also created the “Academic Recovery Program”, intended to motivate freshmen and sophomores with GPAs lower than 2.25. Students are identified as either on Academic Probation (GPA between 1.99-0.00) or students in “Jeopardy and Recovery” (GPA between 2.25 -2.00). Furthermore, this program is designed with many different interactive components with the intent of motivating the largest percentage of students.

Awards & Accolades

· Faculty Advisor Appreciation Award. October 2015.

· Outstanding Advisor, Lambda Theta Phi, Fraternity Incorporated. December 5th, 2014.

· Cesar Chavez Award for service, Fuerza Latina. April 2013.

· 40 under 40 Latino Rising Stars, the Hispanic Coalition of New York. March 2013.

· President’s Award for Leadership: Outstanding Student Organization Advisor. Spring 2013.

· MetroLand’s Capital Region’s Local Heroes.