Mariagracia McLin Rodriguez

International Student Advisor


Mariagracia obtained her B.A. in Anthropology and B.A. in Latin American Studies from the University of Arizona, and has an M.A. in Latin American Studies from here at the University of Texas at Austin. She joins us from the College of Liberal Arts where she was a Graduate Teaching Assistant.

Mariagracia was born in Lima, Peru, and their ethnic background is Afro-Peruvian. They enjoy going to Austin’s many concerts and trying out different foods. So far their favorite of 2023 is Bombay’s Indian Pizza. They speak Spanish and Portuguese as well as beginner Quechua and Arabic. Previously Mariagracia was a DACAmented student activist in Tucson, Arizona with various immigration organizations and had appeared on multiple news outlets like Televisa and Good Morning America.