School of Professional Studies - July 2021

About the Update

Keep current on UIW SPS news, events, features and policy changes. Learn about school closings, scholarships and policy changes.

Registration for Fall I and II is NOW OPEN!

Register today.

In the News

  • Welcome Back! 
    Face-to-face classes have begun again for Summer II and will continue into Fall I and II. All classes will be offered at our Northwest Campus and Corpus Christi Center.  There are no parking fees at either location. Register now!
  • Prepare to schedule appointments with your advisor and use other services. 
    Navigate is coming soon!
  • Need to Drop a Course? 
    Check out our self-service options (certain conditions apply). Learn how to self-drop Learn how to self-drop here and take command of your degree. 

UIW Commencement Spring 2021

Upcoming Events

Thursday, July 22

Virtual Information Session 

Join our virtual information session to learn more about SPS degrees and programs.

Register for the July 22 Session!

Saturday, August 21

Fall I Classes Start

Prepare for Fall I Classes, starting August 21.

Register for Fall I and II today! 

Monday, September 6

Labor Day Holiday

All offices closed, no classes in observance of Labor Day, 2021.

SPS Bulletin Board


  • Promotions and Administrative Appointments 
    Dr.  Osman Ozturgut is the new Dean of the School of Professional Studies at UIW. Jessica Parra is the incoming Director of Student Services for SPS at UIW. 
    Valerie Vargas has been promoted to Senior Academic Advisor, and Alfred Van Raub and Teresa Villegas have both been promoted to Senior Admissions Counselor. 
  • Make a Virtual Appointment with an Admissions Counselor
    You can make a virtual appointment to speak with an Admissions Counselor from your home! Make an appointment to video chat or phone conference with an Admissions Counselor today.
  • Drop-In and Speak with an Academic Advisor via Our Virtual Advising Counter
    Have an advising question? Need to talk about your degree plan? Want course suggestions? Drop into our Virtual Advising Counter Monday-Friday 1 - 3 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Drop by today. 
  • Cardinal Flight Plan
    As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, you can stay abreast of the latest UIW plans for keeping students, staff and faculty safe while we wait to return to normalcy by reviewing the Cardinal Flight Plan.
  • Looking for Continuing Education {CE}?
    SPS has launched a new CE program: Medical Billing and Coding


Wednesday, August 25, 2021

Last day to register for Fall I Classes

Friday, August 27, 2021

Last day to withdraw for a full refund for Fall I

Upcoming Holidays

Labor Day

September 6, 2021

All offices closed and no classes in observance of Labor Day, 2021.

Free Tutoring

Need Tutoring?

English and math tutoring is available by appointment via SPS tutors Drs. Sandler and Dalrymple. Virtual tutoring in multiple subjects is available via Smarthinking, and the Online Writing Center can help edit your papers.

Learn more about these services and how to access them.