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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:

Important Dates (Please verify with Academic Calendar throughout the semester for any possible updates):

January 20, 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.

January 26, 2015: Final Late Registration Day

February 4, 2015: Twelfth Class Day

February 16, 2015: Twentieth Class Day. All tuition and fees MUST be paid in full to avoid being dropped from course(s) for non-payment.

February 24, 2015: Progress Reports Due.

March 22, 2015: Mid-term Grades due.

March 30, 2015: Registration opens for Maymester, Summer, and Fall 2015.

April 14, 2015: Progress Reports Due.

April 16, 2015: Last day to drop a course or withdraw from the University.

May 11, 2015: Last Class Day.

May 13, 2015: Final Examination Period (7 Days).

May 22, 2015: Commencement; end of Spring 2015 semester.


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