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Paul Reilly

Paul Reilly

Assistant Dean, Student Success
Office: Unity Hall 5th floor - Office 542G
Pronouns: (he/him/his). As Assistant Dean of Student Success, I lead the advising team in helping students maximize the many academic opportunities available to them at WPI. In the Office of Academic Advising, we provide holistic academic support for students, including; tutoring, academic planning, fellowships and scholarships advising, pre-health advising, BS/MS advising, and co-op planning. In addition, we support students through a variety of programming including specific programs for transfer students, sophomores, and also our first-year Insight experience. ... View Profile
Rachael Heard

Rachael Heard

Director of Academic Programming and Student Transition
Office: Unity Hall, 5th Floor
Rachael Heard (she/her) joined the Office of Academic Advising in June of 2022 and serves as the Director of Academic Programming and Student Transitions. Her dedication to and excitement for student success drives her to create innovative and impactful opportunities for the WPI community while striving for equity and access across the institution. ... View Profile
Elizabeth Jacoby

Elizabeth Rose Jacoby

Associate Director, Advising
Office: Unity Hall, 5th Floor
Pronouns: She/Her/Hers As Associate Director of Academic Advising, I work with a students of all majors and class years to help support them academically throughout their time at WPI. I also serve as our university’s Pre-Health Advisor, which means I get to help students prepare and apply for health professions programs such as medical school. As a college student, I was very involved in New Student Orientation which is how I first developed a passion for working with college students that persists today. ... View Profile
Wesley Boucher

Wesley Boucher

Assistant Director Academic Advising
Office: Unity Hall
Pronouns: He/ Him/ His. As an Assistant Director, I support a caseload of students and assist students on academic warning or probation to reflect upon their educational experience and build habits to lead them towards their definition of success. In my role I also coordinate the Insight Program in partnership with faculty and staff across campus to assist incoming students with their transition into the WPI Community. ... View Profile
Tally Reeverts

Tally Reeverts

Assistant Director Academic Advising
Office: Unity Hall
  Pronouns: she/her/hers As an assistant director in the Office of Academic Advising, I advise students of all majors, coordinate the academic coaching program, guide transfer students through their transition to WPI, teach ID 1000 Summer Academic Success Program, and serve as a liaison with Mass Academy. ... View Profile
Angela Romano

Angela Romano

Assistant Director, Academic Advising
Office: Unity Hall - 5th Floor - Office 542H
Pronouns: she/her. As Assistant Director of Academic Advising, I am responsible for creating engaging academically based programs for sophomore students through the Sophomore Experience program (SophEx), which provides sophomores with opportunities to make connections with their peers, campus partners and alumni. In addition, I provide academic advising support to a caseload of students, helping them make decisions about their academic and personal path. ... View Profile
Gregory Palmerino

Gregory Joseph Palmerino

Advisor for Academic Support
Office: Unity Hall 5th Floor
Pronouns: He/Him. As Advisor for Academic Support in the Office of Academic Advising, I work with students to help them plan their academic experiences at WPI and to discuss their employment interests and long-term career goals. In addition, I support the Career Development Center and its efforts to educate students and their families about WPI’s Co-operative Education Program (Co-op) as well as the Graduate Admission Office in their efforts to recruit and retain WPI Undergraduates into the university’s Combined Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree Programs (BS/MS). ... View Profile
Lakeya Almeida

Lakeya Almeida

Advisor- Academic Services
Office: Unity Hall, 5th Floor
Pronouns: She/Her/Hers. As Advisor for Academic Support and Fellowship Opportunities, I provide guidance on academic planning and support students as they identify academic and personal goals and establish plans for their time at WPI. I also provide academic coaching for students who are working on improving their academic standing after receiving academic warning or probation. ... View Profile
Alyssa Holmes

Alyssa Holmes

Academic Advisor
Office: Unity Hall, 5th Floor
Pronouns: she/her/hers. As an Academic Advisor, I work with a caseload of students to help guide them towards achieving their academic and personal goals. This includes helping students understand their curricula, providing academic coaching for students who wish to develop new academic strategies, and working with students to make the most of their experiences at WPI.  My own undergraduate experiences and my previous role in college admissions helped me discover my passion for supporting student success and development. ... View Profile
Ben Ratier

Ben Ratier

Academic Advisor
Office: Unity Hall 542L
Ben joined the Office of Academic Advising in January 2022. As an Academic Advisor Ben provides individualized academic coaching based on an evaluation of the student’s academic and personal background. Ben also provides supplemental academic advising support to a caseload of first year, sophomore, junior, and senior students. Ben earned a BS in Sociology from the University of Rhode Island and an MA in Higher Education and Student Affairs from the University of Iowa.  Ben Is looking forward to supporting the development of students. ... View Profile
Teresa Geddis

Teresa D. Geddis

Administrative Assistant VI
Office: Unity Hall 5th Floor
Phone: +1 (508) 8315000 x5381
As the Administrative Assistant, I support a variety of Academic Advising initiatives.  These include, assigning students to their major/second major and minor advisors. I work with Health Services/Provost Offices in sending out medical absence or leave notices to professors for students who cannot attend classes.  I also work with and support the Insight Program. ... View Profile