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Advising

PLEASE READ IMPORTANT INFORMATION

  • Due to Covid-19 , the advising office will be working remotely. All email will be answered during normal business hours, 8-5 pm Monday thru Friday. Please give the advisor 24 to 48 hrs to respond to an email.
  • When sending an email, please include your full name and UIN number
  • You can email the advisor at hisp-advising@tamu.edu or at zuleika@tamu.edu
  • Office hours have changed to virtual office hours. Walk-ins have become appointments.  Please make all appointments via Navigate (you can access this through your Howdy portal).  Contact the advisor with any issues when setting up an appointment, at hisp-advising@tamu.edu.
  • To maximize your time, please come prepared with a list of questions.

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Spring 2021 Pre-Registration FAQ

  1. I cannot register for SPAN 101
  • If you took SPAN in high school, you have to take the placement test; you can register for test at marketplace.tamu.edu.  Scores can take up to a week to be posted
  • I register tomorrow and have not taken the test?
  •  once you take the test you can register for an AVAILABLE course during open registration
  1. Why are all 101,102,201,202 restricted to U1/U2
  • Please check all restrictions there is at least one section open for Juniors/Seniors (U3/U4)
  • All restrictions will be lifted during open registration, then you can register for an AVAILABLE section
  • Exceptions to override them will NOT be made
  1. I cannot register for this 300 level or 400 level SPAN course
  • Did you check the pre-requisites, some are majors only and some have specific course pre-requisite
  • Majors restriction will be lifted during open-registration
  1. I transferred in SPAN 101,102,201, 202 or some 300 level, but I cannot register for anything
    • If the course was not an TAMU equivalent transfer email me your UIN number for an override that will allow you to register for the course as long as there are seats AVAILABLE
  2. The course is full is there a waitlist?
    • Here is the waitlist for SOME SPAN courses
  3. The course is not on the waitlist, can I be forced
    • NO
    • I have professor approval—NO you cannot be forced
    • I am graduating and need this course—NO you cannot be forced

SPAN Minor request click here

 


Upcoming Dates and Deadlines to know for Advising

Summer 2020

  • June 15 Last Day to Q drop or withdraw from the University from Summer Session I
  • June 29th Last Day to register for Summer Session II
  • July 20th Last Day to Q drop or withdraw from Summer Session II and 10 week

Fall 2020

  • August 19th First Day of Fall classes
  • November 5th thru November 18th Pre-Registration for Spring 2021
  • November 10th Last Day to Q drop or withdraw from the University

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Key to every student’s success is their understanding of the requirements of the major and/or minor. Our Undergraduate Advising Office provides a welcoming environment, where our friendly and knowledgeable staff assists students with information about degree requirements, courses, scholarships, degree planner and study abroad opportunities, among other things. Majors are encouraged to meet with their academic advisor every semester prior to pre-registration to ensure that their requirements are being met and they are on track for graduation.

Undergraduate Advising Office Hours

Location: Academic Building RM M107

Walk ins:
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday                         Monday, Tuesday, and Friday

9:30-11:30 am                                                                   1:30-4:00pm

For assistance or general advising questions email hisp-advising@tamu.edu.

Carrasco-Martinez, Zuleika Academic Advisor IV ACAD - Advising Hub 107 (979) 845-5144 zuleika@tamu.edu

Helpful Undergraduate Student Resources

Undergraduate Course Catalog            College of Liberal Arts

Disability Services                                 Department of Multicultural Services

Women Resource Center                      LGBTQ + Resources

Financial Aid & Scholarships                 Student Business Services

Academic Success Center                     Career Center & Office of Professional School Advising

Writing Center                                      Money Education Center

Office of Student Success                     Counseling & Psychological Services

Office of the registrar                                     Graduation

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