Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Student Life

Special Programs has a unique concept of assisting first generation, low-income students who want the opportunity to further their education. This opportunity is  further enhanced by encouragement to participate in various technological, instruction and matriculation into the university setting. A university's most important assets are its students. The Department of Special Programs supports A&M Kingsville's vision for a student-oriented university. The department:

  • Was established to provide students with quality academic and professional support
  • Is grant-funded, and survives only if students take advantage of the support services offered
  • Strives to touch the lives of as many students as possible
  • Represents A&M-Kingsville with honor, dignity, and integrity
  • Encourages students to attend tutoring, workshops, career awareness sessions, and various cultural/educational events
  • Plays an active role in communicating with students
  • Works to "Close the Gaps" for residents of the State of Texas

Systematic Intervention by all programs in department.

  • Tutoring-Mentoring
  • Academic & Scheduling Services
  • Intrusive Advisement
  • Career Awareness
  • Financial Aid Assistance
  • Enrichment & Enhancement Leadership Skills
  • Psychology of Self Development and Personal Growth
  • Enhance Research Study Skills
  • Enhance Professional Communications and Presentation Skills
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This page was last updated on: May 21, 2014