* COVID-19 Important Updates *

 Engagement Level 1.0 (GREEN)

Our office will be open with normal business hours.

Monday: 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Tuesday: 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Wednesday: 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Thursday: 8:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Friday: 8:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Starting fall 2021, all student organizations may hold meetings, educational activities, and events in a F2F environment in accordance with the SOLE Re-Opening Plan. This is the Green Engagement Level. Fundraisers may be held; however, there can be no food fundraisers on campus. Only packaged food fundraisers are allowed on campus. All events and fundraisers must be approved by SOLE.

All travel is subject to approval by the University. Given the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, this authorization may be withdrawn at any  point. For more information, please visit the Office of Student Orientation, Leadership and Engagement.

Many of our students have been anxious to know what this academic year will hold in terms of engagement, activities and student organization events. Our attempt is to provide you with as much information as needed to make this a great experience, not only for existing members but also new ones. We want to provide as ample time as possible to be able to adjust your plans as necessary, as you may need to adjust your organization’s mode of operation.

We encourage you to visit our Student Org Fall 2021 & Spring 2022 Operations site and read through all of the information available. Click to button below to take you there!


Student Organization Fall 2021 Operations


Feel free to schedule an appointment with SOLE staff to connect. Let’s stay connected!

Set Up a Virtual Meeting

All student face-to-face private meetings with SOLE staff are accepted or you may request one virtually. To set up a virtual meeting click on the name of the person you would like to speak with.

Dr. Nicholas Hudson | SOLE Director

Nayeli Lopez | Assistant Director

 Pedro Rivera | Student Development Specialist

Diego Collazo | Student Development Specialist

What is WebEx?

WebEx is an online cloud-based conferencing service. Along with conventional telephone (voice/audio) conferencing, WebEx allows for web-based conferencing in a collaborative session sharing audio, video, and desktop. Participants may attend a meeting by telephone, on their computer, or via iPhone, iPad, and other mobile devices.


WebEx Video Tutorials.

Join WebEx from Android Phone

Join WebEx from iOS Device

Join WebEx from Desktop / Laptop

General updates will be posted regularly on the University’s dedicated COVID-19 Awareness site.


COVID-19 Awareness


SOLE internal updates regarding COVID-19 and Student Organizations will be posted on our Student Org Fall 2021 & Spring 2022 Operations site.


Student Organization Fall 2021 Operations

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Welcome Dustdevils!



At TAMIU, there are countless ways to get involved. With over 100 active student clubs and organizations and multiple leadership opportunities, there is something that can help you reach your personal goals each semester.

Your journey to excellence at TAMIU starts at New Student Orientation. Here, you will be introduced to all of the opportunities you can take advantage of while at TAMIU.

We invite you to stop by our office and the newly renovated Leadership Labs in Student Center 224 and 229 so we can meet with you one on one to discuss your interests and help you find your place at TAMIU.


Attend New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation provides a unique experience that will help you adjust to the rigors of college life. This experience will allow you to immerse yourself in the Dustdevil life. Orientation will assist with any questions you may have about financial aid, housing, academic expectations, and student involvement as a first year students at TAMIU. TAMIU offers orientation programs for new freshmen, transfer and international students. In addition, new freshmen can include their parents and family in an orientation program designed to compliment their orientation program.

  • For more information and to register, please click here.

Freshman TAMIU students during Dusty Camp 2019




Join or Start a Student Organization


At TAMIU, we offer over 100 clubs and organizations - most of which are led completely by students. These groups allow you to meet people with similar interests, develop your leadership skills and build your resume. In today's world, its not enough to just get your degree. The experience you get outside the classroom can supplement your coursework to appeal to future employers. Besides, who wouldn't want to spend their time with people who have similar goals, experiences and dreams! 



Student Organization at TAMIU


Student Leaders at TAMIU




Become a Leader


You have the capacity to be an exceptional leader. At TAMIU, we have the resources to get you there. From our Freshman Leadership Organization to the Minor in International Leadership, there is an experience that can compliment each semester of your studies. Leadership programs allow you to discover your personal values, gain confidence in public speaking and provided you with skills to help you in the professional world. The Office of Student Orientation, Leadership and Engagement (SOLE) aims to foster the development of leaders who are:  Value Oriented, Critically Thinking, Tolerant, Self- Aware and Civically Engaged.

  • To learn more about becoming a leader at TAMIU and see a full list of our programs, please visit the "Leadership" tab on our website.


Explore Campus Wide Events

Our campus is rich with tradition. Our annual events connect you to your Dustdevil family and allow you to relieve stress between classes. Popular events include the Campus Activities Board Loteria Night, Tree Lighting Ceremony and the Pre-Exam Jam!

All events are free and open to students. Many events, such as the annual Halloween Festival and City of Laredo Movie Nights are open to the public and serve as a great time to bring your loved ones to campus. 



Student Center Suite 224
5201 University Blvd., Laredo, TX 78041-1900
(956) 326-2280
Fax: (956) 326-2279
E-mail: sole@tamiu.edu