Contact American Indian Institute

Southern & Dobson

Building: AD 42
P: 480-461-7931   F: 480-461-7814


Regular Business Hours:
Mon-Thu: 8 am – 6 pm
Fri: 10 am – 5 pm
Closed Sat and Sun

Extended Business Hours
(January and August only):

Mon-Thu: 8 am – 7 pm
Fri: 8 am – 5 pm
Closed Sat and Sun

Summer Semester:
Mon-Thu: 7 am – 6 pm
Closed Fri, Sat and Sun

Spring Pow Wow

April 4, 2015 on the Southern & Dobson campus.
World class dancers. Food, Music, Don't miss out!

Aii helps to minimize the cultural distance associated with transition when a student leaves their home area. We provide American Indian students a support and resource center with an awareness of Native customs and culture. We are here to help you achieve college success!

The support services offered by Aii/AIC include tools to assist and encourage students to become active participants in their educational planning.

Services include

  • Academic Advisement
  • Enrollment & Registration
  • Individual Educational Planning
  • Tribal Scholarship Assistance
  • Private Scholarship Assistance
  • Financial Aid Assistance
  • Help to qualify for on-campus Childcare 
  • Private Tribal Scholarship Assistance
  • Peer support & Networking
  • Talking Circles

Why Meet With an Advisor?

  • Help students clarify academic and career goals. 
  • Provide students accurate, up-to-date information about requirements, policies, and procedures. 
  • Help students to understand better the nature and purpose of higher education. 
  • Guide students to appropriate resources and services. 
  • Help students choose or confirm a major .
  • Monitor and evaluate educational progress. 
  • Assist with transfer requirements.

So go about life condemning none but looking kindly and with love upon all