Coordinator of Student ServicesNicholas Faranda, MAT, Ed.M
Student Services Coordinator
nfaranda@bu.edu

Nicholas received his undergraduate degree from Binghamton University, with concentrations in history and anthropology. He received a Master of Arts in Teaching from Teachers College-Columbia University, a Master’s of Education in Counseling from Boston University, and is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Educational Leadership. Prior to coming to Boston, he taught Social Studies in Scarsdale, NY. Before accepting the position of Student Services Coordinator, Nicholas worked as the Graduate Intern in the Office of Disability Services while completing his degree, and continued work as a Graduate Fellow and a Student Intervention Specialist (Executive Functioning) in Lexington, MA after graduation.

As the Coordinator of Student Services, Nicholas is responsible for ensuring that students with disabilities have the appropriate access, accommodations and supports while at BU. He is a primary reviewer of eligibility-related documentation, provides academic coaching for students with learning and/or psychological/psychiatric disabilities, and participates in the incoming student orientation program to inform all new students about the Office’s role in student life.