Frequently Asked Questions

  • Where is the Advising and Mentoring Center located?
    • We are located in the Zaffirini Student Success Center in suite ZSC 222
  • Who are Student Mentors?
    • Student Mentors are exceptional juniors, seniors or graduate-level students who are available to guide you through your first year and assist you as you adjust to college life. They meet with you individually for at least 30 minutes, weekly, as part of your freshman seminar courses.

Meet the Advising and Mentoring Center Student Mentors: http://www.tamiu.edu/amc/mentors1.shtml

  • Who are Academic Advisors?
    • Academic Advisors are professional staff members dedicated to student success. They focus on providing academic advising by assisting students plan and fulfill their college career. They additionally inform students on university policies and student resources while helping students develop essential decision-making and problem-solving skills.

Meet the Advising and Mentoring Center Academic Advisors: http://www.tamiu.edu/success/staff.shtml

  •  Who are Faculty Advisors?
    • Faculty Advisors are professors who teach a specific discipline and provide academic advising to students interested in pursuing that discipline. Their expertise and background makes them a great resource for students who want a deeper understanding of their program of study.