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How to schedule an appointment

Current Texas A&M students wishing to change majors: If you are interested in changing your major to COMM, TCMS, or USLA-JNS, please sign up to attend a virtual Change of Curriculum Meeting. This is a group advising session, not a regular appointment. Please wait to make an appointment until after you have attended a meeting.

Prospective students: go to our Prospective Student page and request a Prospective Student meeting.  You may fill out the google form or call our office to schedule a meeting.  Please do not schedule a regular advising appointment.


Current COMM, TCMS, and USLA-JRN majors and COMM and JOUR minors: How to Schedule an Appointment or drop-in virtually for video advising.  We offer virtual appointments through Navigate.  Zoom is the primary mode of advising. 

To schedule an advising appointment:

  1. Log onto Howdy
  2. Click on the My Record tab
  3. Click Advising Appointments
  4. Click Navigate – Schedule Advising Appointments
  5. Click Advising Texas A&M University
  6. Find your college/location – College of Arts & Sciences
  7. Choose the most relevant reason for your visit (such as AT – General Advising)
  8. Choose our department center, AT – COMM TCMS JOUR, then choose a date and time for your visit
  9. Please include comments on the nature of your visit and choose the advisor you’d like to speak to
  10. Proceed to choose a Date and Time that is best for you with advisor availability in mind
  11. Click Confirm Appointment

NOTE: If you are unable to find  “AT – COMM TCMS JOUR”, it is because we are completely booked for the next 10 calendar days.  Please continue to check regularly each day for available time slots.


Upcoming Virtual Drop-Ins

Drop-in advising for the month of September will be available at the following times:

Mondays, 1:30pm to 4:00pm

Wednesdays, 1:30pm to 4:00pm


Please join us at the following Zoom room for drop-in advising at the times listed above:


Contact Us

ADVISING OFFICE: Bolton Hall, Suite 107

(Bolton Hall neighbors the Academic Building on Main Campus)

PHONE: 979-862-6968



Joe Recio, Academic Advisor III –

Luis Gonzalez, Academic Advisor III – 

Lindsay Anderson, Academic Advisor II –

Amanda Hull, Academic Advisor II –