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Academic Advising and Student Success (Students)

We would like to extend a warm welcome to you and hope that you have a productive and rewarding experience at A&M-Texarkana. The Academic Advising & Student Success Center is here to support your academic and personal endeavors.

Our department supports the success of all students by providing services in the following areas:

  • Academic Advising – We advise first-year students and students with 30 SCH (semester credit hours) or less through developmental and intentional academic advising. 
  • Learning Support – We provide drop-in tutoring and supplemental instruction in the Success Center.
  • Student Success Series – We host special topic workshops related to academic skills and student engagement.
  • Testing Center – Students can complete placements needed for TSI and other national recognized tests.

Please know that the Academic Advising & Student Success Center is here to support you and your success at A&M-Texarkana. Please let us know if we can further assist you!

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Stages of Academic Advising

Recruiter Success Center Faculty Advisor Registrar
Not admitted to University 0 - 30 sch 31 - 120 sch Graduation check-out (Student has applied)

Academic Advising

Academic Advisor Email Location Who They Advise
Marlena Ballard mballard@tamut.edu University Center, Rm. 330N STEM

Brittany Carr

bcarr@tamut.edu University Center, Rm. 330S EDUCATION
Venus Lillis vlillis@tamut.edu University Center, Rm. 330Q LIBERAL ARTS & BUSINESS
       
Hours of Operation
The Academic Advising office is open weekdays from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., except on official university holidays. Students can see an academic advisor on a *walk-in basis daily from 8a.m. until 5p.m.

*Walk-in concerns include:  withdrawing, dropping or adding a course, course approval forms, and personal issues affecting academic performance.

Students should always make an appointment to see an advisors for more complex academic advising matters.

To schedule an appointment with an advisor, you need to contact:
        Jordan Robertson
        (903) 334-6724
        jordan.robertson@tamut.edu
        UC330D