TAMIU 2017 Communication Conference

Where to Stay

For everyone interested in attending the TAMIU 2016 Conference on Latin American Communication Research in Transnational Settings, we have selected three different hotels near the university and a few dorm rooms will be available for students willing to share a room during the dates of the conference.


Hotel 6:

7124 Rosson Lane

Laredo, TX 78041


Double rooms $57 per night plus tax. CODE: TAMIU Communication conference.



7010 Bob Bullock Loop

Laredo, Tx 78041

Call: 956-722-0444

Double rooms $92 per night plus tax. Includes breakfast and transportation to and from the airport. CODE: TAMIU Communication conference, RSVP by Mar. 24.


La Quinta:

7220 Bob Bullock Loop

Laredo, TX 78041


Double rooms $89 per night plus tax. Includes breakfast. CODE: TAMIU Communication conference.


When making your reservation make sure to mention the code in order to have access to the special rates.

Where to eat

At TAMIU campus you can eat at the following restaurants located at the Student Center Food Court:


Bene Pizzeria:

Experience ultimate flexibility and empowerment with creating your-own pasta featuring a smorgasbord of fresh vegetables, grilled chicken, and parmesan cheese or try one of our daily Mediterranean casseroles or entreés. Complete your meal with a signature roasted garlic Asiago roll. Delicious!

Student Center Bène Hours Monday-Friday           

Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 7:00p.m.

Bob Bullock Hall Bène Hours Monday-Friday           

Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 7:00p.m.                                   


Grille Works:

Grille Works features mouth-watering grilled sandwiches with appetizers including familiar favorites like French fries, onion rings, and mozzarella sticks. Don’t forget to try our quesadillas and taco salads, too.


Hours: 10:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. 



Enjoy your choice of SUBWAY® selections, including your favorite made-to-order sandwiches, soups, and personal pizzas.


Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.



Chicken sandwiches, salads, wraps, and soups.


Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.


Dusty Express Convinince Store:

Fill all your grocery and convenience needs. From snacks and beverages, to frozen foods and sundries, we have what you need to survive – without having to leave campus!

Monday-Friday: 7:30a.m. to 10:00p.m.

Saturday: 8:00a.m. to 5:00p.m.

Sunday: Closed

Outside TAMIU

The following restaurants are fairly close to TAMIU and are among the top Laredo favorites.

 El Capataz

7220 Bob Bullock Loop


Restaurant-bar offers a changing selection of craft beers and casual Latin inspired pub food. Business hours: 5 p.m.- 10 p.m.

Sushi Madre

7124 Bob Bullock Loop


Japanese cuisine with a Mexican twist. The menu includes sushi bar, yakisobas, teppanyakis, salads, and other dishes. Special combo: full sushi roll, mixed rice, and choice of soup or salad for only $8.99.

Palenque Grill

7220 NE Bob Bullock Loop Ste.2


Restaurant-bar serving gourmet Mexican-inspired seafood, steaks & cocktails.


7124 Bob Bullock Loop


Tabernilla is the place for true tapas lovers! A little of Spain through food and drink. Modern and Classic Spanish Tapas, Entrees and Desserts.


More affordable and fun options:



7010 Lancer Road


2515 Jacaman Road


6510 Arena Boulevard

Busy American eatery serving familiar fare & cocktails in an unpretentious setting with a patio.



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Emergency contacts

For campus related emergencies call 956-326-2911 or the Campus Police Department at 956-326-2100.

For any immediate emergencies call 911 or the Laredo Police Department at 956-795-2800.