Aug. 24, 2020

This fall semester, many offices are offering a blend of in-person and virtual services to students and the St. Mary’s Community.

Professional advisers at the Rattler Success Center are available for academic advising appointments via Zoom.  New students should contact their academic adviser directly via email or Navigate to schedule an appointment.  Returning students can email for advising assistance.  

Academic Advising
Blume Library, Third floor (In the Rattler Success Center)
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Academic Advising

The Business Office offers in-person services at limited capacity and encourages using remote services when possible and the dropbox just outside the office when possible.

  • Place documents in the dropbox in a secured envelope including student name, Rattler ID number, phone number (optional) and the reason for your deposit. 
  • You will receive an email confirming receipt within 24 hours.

Business Office
St. Louis Hall, Room 024
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Business Office

The Office of Financial Assistance is accepting virtual appointments and walk-ins (limit one student and one guest, or a total of three allowed in the office at one time). Schedule an appointment via RattlerNAVIGATE or call the office at 210-436-3141.

Use the secure document upload form to submit documents. 

Office of Financial Assistance
St. Louis Hall, Suite 301
210-436-3141 (Toll-free: 1-800-367-7868)
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Office of Financial Assistance

The Office of Academic Success and Rattler Success Center will offer online/virtual tutoring and academic peer coaching. Schedule an appointment via TutorTrac and review appointment guidelines on Gateway

Rattler Success Center
Blume Library, Third Floor
Tutoring and peer coaching: 210-436-3203 | Academic coaching: 210-436-3736
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Rattler Success Center

The Office of the Registrar will continue to support and encourage remote access. Contact the Registrar’s Office at 210-431-6789 or for assistance or to schedule a virtual meeting. In-person visits may be requested for diploma or transcript pickup.

Office of the Registrar
St. Louis Hall, Room 104
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Office of the Registrar

The Office of Retention accepts both in-person and virtual appointments. Schedule on RattlerNAVIGATE.

Office of Retention
Chaminade Tower, Room 105

Office of Student Retention

The STRIVE Career Center is available for all appointments via email, telephone or Zoom. Schedule an appointment through Handshake or email Access Handshake for outlines of résumés and cover letters, tips on interviewing and upcoming events. 

STRIVE Career Center
University Center, First Floor 
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STRIVE Career Center

To discuss classroom, testing, housing or other potential accommodation or accessibility needs, schedule an appointment with Student Accessibility Services by contacting 210-431-5080 or

Student Accessibility Services
Center for Life Directions, Room 139
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Student Accessibility Services

The Office of Student Advocacy and Anti-Violence Education (OSAVE) provides confidential advocacy and outreach services to survivors of relationship violence or sexual violence. Appointments are available through the HIPAA-compliant version of Zoom or by telephone. Virtual educational programs on healthy relationships and gender-based violence are available.

Student Advocacy and Anti-Violence Education
Center for Life Directions
Instagram: @stmu_osave

Student Advocacy and Anti-Violence Education

Counseling and psychiatric services will be offered via telehealth sessions using the HIPAA-compliant version of Zoom or by phone. The Wellness Lab will remain closed until further notice. Contact the Student Counseling Center at 210-436-3135 to make an appointment.

For mental health emergencies, call the Counselor on Duty (COD) at 210-825-3622. 

Student Counseling Center
Center for Life Directions
Appointments: 210-436-3135 | COD: 210-825-3622

Student Counseling Center

Student Health Center appointments must be scheduled in advance. Instead of walk-ins, the Health Center offers telemedicine visit. Contact the Health Center at 210-436-3506 to schedule an appointment. 

Student Health Center
Charles Francis Hall
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Student Health Center

Student Life is open for in-person visitors by appointment only.

Student Life general information
University Center, Suite 229

Fraternity and Sorority Life 


Registered Student Organizations 

Student Government Association

University Programming Council 

Zaragoza Office

Student Life

Students may still use any of the following options to report an act of sexual assault, dating or domestic violence, stalking, discrimination or harassment to the University:

  • 1. Contact the Title IX Coordinator at 210-436-3725 or

  • 2. Schedule a virtual or in-person meeting with a Title IX Co-Coordinator:

    Janet Guadarrama
    Executive Director of Human Resources and Co-Title IX Coordinator
    St. Louis Hall, Room 012

    John Wickline
    Executive Director, Title IX and Clery Compliance
    Co-Title IX Coordinator

  • 3. Fill out the Title IX Report form online at

  • 4. Contact the University Police Department (UPD):

    UPD Emergency assistance
    From an on-campus telephone, dial extension 1911
    From an off-campus telephone, dial 210-431-1911

    UPD Non-emergency assistance
    From an on-campus telephone, dial extension 3330
    From an off-campus telephone, dial 210-436-3330

Tim Bessler, Ed.D.
Vice Provost and Dean of Students
Office of Student Development

Title IX Reporting

Sunday Mass will be livestreamed each week on the University Ministry Facebook page. Check the University calendar for additional events.

Submit a prayer request for yourself, a loved one or some situation that is in your heart.

University Ministry
Center for Life Directions
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