Fall Registration Begins August 24

General registration for Fall semester 2001 courses at Texas A&M International University will be conducted by alphabetical sequence on August 24 from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. at A&M International's main campus, 5201 University Boulevard. This is also the last day for 100% refund for withdrawing (all classes dropped). Online registration is available at lasso.tamiu.edu for students meeting requirements.

The alphabetical registration sequence schedule is as follows: 11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. C-F; 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 G-K; 1:00 p.m. -2:00 p.m. L-P; 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Q-T; 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. U-Z and A-B; 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Open.

Most students will register in the Kinesiology/Convocation Building with the following exceptions: first-time freshmen and concurrent high school students will register in Sue and Radcliffe Killam Library room 157; post-baccalaureate certificate and deficiency plan students will register in Killam Library room 334; and nursing students will register in Canseco Hall, room 315.

Barbara Lunce, University Registrar, noted that registration went very well last year. "The lines were very manageable in the spring. Having all concerned parties in one place was of great help to students trying to solve problems," she said.

A complete listing of Fall course offerings is available on the World Wide Web on the University's Home Page at http://www.tamiu.edu, under LASSO. Copies of A&M International's Fall 2001 class schedules are also available from the University's Office of the Registrar, Killam Library, room 168.

Late Registration for Fall semester courses will end at 3 p.m. on Aug 31. A late fee of $20 will be assessed to all students registering late.

Fall semester courses at A&M International begin Aug. 27. The last day of Fall classes is Dec. 5 with final exams scheduled for Dec. 7-13.

For more information on A&M International's Fall Registration 2001, call the University's Office of the Registrar, 326.2250, visit offices located in Killam Library room 168 or go online, www.tamiu.edu/affairs/registrar/.

The Office of the Registrar is open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, and Friday and 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday.

Additional information on the University may also be secured by email at enroll@tamiu.edu.

Journalists who need additional information or help with media requests and interviews should contact the Office of Public Affairs and Information Services at pais@tamiu.edu