Marcial Garibay smiles into the camera.
TRIO Student Support
Customer service; academic advising; student success planning; workshop/event planning and development; clinical and student teaching field placement; budget management; and math tutoring.

Northeastern Illinois University, B.S., Business Management 

Northeastern Illinois University, M.S., Business Administration in Finance


Marcial graduated from NEIU with a B.A. and M.A. in Business Administration. Passionate about his students, Marcial has been working in higher education since 2008. As an academic advisor for the TRIO Student Support Services-Teacher Preparation program, he helps students create an individualized success plan each semester so they have a clearer picture of their goals and how to achieve them. Marcial helps students develop an academic course plan, select the appropriate classes, and graduate in a timely manner. As a proud alum and academic advisor, Marcial encourages students to develop strong long-term ties with NEIU staff, administrators, fellow students, and the community.

Additional Information

1997-2000: Work-study student with the Proyecto Pa'Lante program. 
Summer 2001: Internship with the ENLACE program.
2008-2011: Administrative assistant for the Clinical Experience and Student Teaching (CEST) office.
2011 to present: Academic advisor for the TRIO Student Support Service-Teacher Preparation program.

Top five strengths: Includer; Activator; Arranger; Responsibility; Positivity

Ronald Williams Library, LIB 406
5500 North St. Louis Avenue
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

Office Hours
Regular hours:
M: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
T, W, Th, F: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

M: 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
T, W, TH, F: Noon to 1 p.m.

Walk-in hours:
M: 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.
T, Th: 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.
W: 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
F: 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.