Find the guidance you need to achieve your education goals

At the Dreeben School of Education, academic advisors are ready to offer support to students in the Teacher Education and Graduate Studies programs. Whether seeking guidance on a degree plan or considering the pursuit of a master’s or doctoral degree in education, advisors are ready to provide the information and encouragement to help students reach their academic goals. To setup an appointment, contact an advisor by email, phone or stop by the advising offices.


Teacher Education

Charles Puente

Charles Puente

Education Advising Specialist

Office: Student Engagement Center, 3rd Floor, Room 3120
Phone: (210) 283-6321
Email: cepuente@uiwtx.edu

  • Areas of Specializations and Support 

    • Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Studies
    • Minor in Education (Secondary 7-12 and All-Level EC-12)
    • Course Registration
    • 4-year Degree Planning
    • Teacher Education Application Verification and Application Support
    • Graduation Support and Progress

Graduate Studies

Dr. Joan Labay Marquez

Dr. Joan Labay-Marquez

Graduate Studies Department Coordinator
Adjunct Instructor

Office: Gorman Building, 1st Floor, Room 104
Phone: (210) 283-6429
E-mail: labaymar@uiwtx.edu

  • Areas of Specializations and Support

    • Master of Arts
    • Master of Education
    • Doctor of Philosophy
    • Main Campus and Online Course Registration
    • Progress to Graduation Support
    • Degree Plan Auditing
    • Candidacy Compliance