Finding Your Advisor

Welcome

Student Studying

In this module, you will learn:

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Student MyWord Portal

To successfully log in to your Student MyWord Portal, click on the video icon or follow the steps below.

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 1. Go to http://www.uiw.edu/

UIW Homepage  

2. On the top right corner, click on MyWord.

Click on MyWord  

Note: The MyWord portal is also available by going to https://my.uiwtx.edu/.

3. Type your University username and password.

MyWord Log In  

Note: For assistance with login problems or other related issues, contact the University's Helpdesk at 210-829-2721, 1-866-614-5043 (Toll Free), and/or by email at helpdesk@uiwtx.edu.

4. Click Login.  

 Click on Login

Primary Advisor

To locate your Primary Advisor, click on the video icon or follow the steps below.

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1. After you have logged into your MyWord Portal, you will see the image listed below.

The MyWord Portal

2. On the menu listed on the left, click on Student Information.

Click on Student Information

3. Student Information will expand.

Student Information Expands.jpg

4. Click on View General/Advisor Record.

5. You will be automatically placed in the Student Services Tab.

6. Then, select your Term.

Select your Term  

7. Your Primary Advisor will appear on that screen.

Contact name of your Primary Advisor

 

Contact your Advisor or Faculty Advisor

To get into contact with your Advisor or Faculty Advisor, click on the video icon or follow the steps below.

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1. After you have found out who your Primary Advisor is, go to http://www.uiw.edu/directory/

2. Click on UIW Directory 2011-2012

Click on UIW Directory 2011-2012.jpg

3. Type in the name of your Primary Advisor.

Type in the name of your Primary Advisor

4. Click Enter on your keyboard or click on the magnifying symbol. This is listed in the image above.

5. Then you will find your Primary Advisor's contact information.

Your Primary Advisor Contact Information

Note: If you have any questions, please contact the University Advising Center, AD 105, 210-805-5814.