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Welcome Dustdevils!


My name is Melinda G. Elizondo and I am your Athletics Academic Coordinator. I am responsible for advising, monitoring, tracking, and reporting all student-athlete academic progress towards a degree. In addition, I am also here to assist you with course planning and registration. My goal is to help empower you to own your college career and succeed academically. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you need information regarding our student services, we have excellent resources that are available for all students.


If you would like to meet with the Athletics Academic Coordinator please set up an appointment. Appointments can be set up by contacting 956-326-2995 or 956-326-2886.

Available Days: Monday - Friday

Available Times: 8:00AM-11:30AM and 2:00PM-4:30PM


Dates to Remember:

Dates to Remember (please view Academic Calendar for any possible modifications or updates):

September 11, 2014 – National Remembrance Day

September 11, 2014 – Twelfth Class Day; last day courses may be dropped without record

September 23, 2014 – Twentieth Class Day

September 29, 2014 – 1st Progress Reports Due!

September 30, 2014 – December 2014 graduation application and payment deadline

October 13, 2014 – Clear or waive your holds

October 19, 2014 – Midterm Grades Due

October 27, 2014 – Spring 2015 registration opens

November 12, 2014 – 2nd Progress Reports Due!

November 13, 2014 – Last Day to drop a course or withdraw from the University

November 26, 2014 - Thanksgiving Holidays

December 1, 2014 – Last Class Day

December 2, 2014 – Reading Day

December 3, 2014 – Final Examination Period Begins (7 Days)


Melinda G. Elizondo
Athletics Academic Coordinator
Advising and Mentoring Center, USC 222D
Texas A&M International University
5201 University Blvd.
Laredo, Texas 78041
P: 956-326-2995
F: 956-326-2129

5201 University Boulevard, Laredo, TX 78041-1900 Work956.326.2100