Online Advising Now Available for Honors!

Dear students,

I understand that many times throughout the semester it gets difficult to physically come in for advising sessions.  Many of you work full-time jobs and may be taking several classes, thereby having little to no time to meet with me.  Effective this Fall 2018, (beginning the week of August 27th), I will offer opportunities for those in similar situations to “meet with me” on Tuesday evenings between the hours of 5 and 7 PM via the Zoom app.

You may create a free account at the Zoom website https://zoom.us/ and continue to schedule meetings with me via the link in my email signature as you normally would.  When you schedule your meeting, please indicate that this is an online meeting and I will send you a follow-up link to log on during your scheduled time frame.

Please let me emphasize that this tool is intended for students who are unable to come in for advising during the regular work day.  If you are able to meet with me during normal hours between 8 and 4 PM, Monday through Thursday, please do so to leave this time available for students with heavy schedules.

Have questions?  Email ctamez8@alamo.edu

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Fall Honors Courses 2018 Registration

Classes for Fall 2018 are now viewable on your ACES Account

Hey there everyone!

Both the Honors’ and regular class CRN’s are available for you to view and plan your Fall 2018 schedule. Casey needs your CRN’s by Friday, April 13th in order her to register you. You can email her at ctamez8@alamo.edu and please include the following in your email:

  • the CRN for each course
  • the name of each course
  • your name
  • your banner ID.

If you’re not sure what classes you should or need to take, PLEASE stop by the Honors Center to set up an appointment with Casey BEFORE April 13th, to check on your ISP and see if you want/need to make any changes. This is a time for you to take your future in to your hands and we’re here to help you along the way.

**NOTE: You can still register yourself for Summer classes until June or until the classes fill up. Keep in mind your free 6 credit hours (if you’re eligible for such). If you have any questions or concerns, come by the Honors Center for more information.

 

1098T Tax Form

Students, for those of you waiting on your tax form, please see the following:

1098-T Frequently Asked Questions

1. When can I get my 1098-T?
You may access your 1098-T tax form online by January 31, 2018 at https://heartland.ecsi.net/.

2. Why do I need to provide a Social Security Number (SSN) or Tax Identification Number (TIN)?
If you are planning to file an income tax return using your education expenses, you will need to have a valid SSN on file. If you are an international student and plan to file taxes, we will need your TIN. However, if you are an international student without an SSN, and are not filing a tax return you do not need to provide a SSN or a TIN.

If you attended any of the Alamo Colleges District’s colleges and are eligible for a 1098T form, you can view your 1098-T information from: https://heartland.ecsi.net/

**You may also have received a copy of the form in the mail.  For additional info, please visit: https://www.alamo.edu/1098t/