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:

Important Dates (Please verify with Academic Calendar throughout the semester for any possible updates; dates subject to change):

August 19, 2015: First class day.  ALL TUITION and FEES DUE. A $50 Late Fee will be assessed to students registering and/or paying after this date.

August 25, 2015: Final Late Registration Day.

September 3, 2015: Twelfth Class Day (NO CLASS CHANGES AFTER THIS DATE).

September 15, 2015: Twentieth Class Day. All tuition and fees MUST be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for non-payment.

September 23, 2015: Progress Reports Due.

October 11, 2015: Mid-term Grades due.

October 26, 2015: Registration opens for Wintermester and Spring 2016.

November 10, 2015: Progress Reports Due.

November 12, 2015: Last day to drop a course or withdraw from the University.

December 4, 2015: Last Class Day.

December 9, 2015: Final Examination Period (7 Days).

December 18, 2015: Commencement; end of Fall 2015 semester.

December 23, 2015: Grades posted for student’s view.

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

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