For centuries, this was the place where many cultures blended under the New Mexicosun. They created new knowledge and built innovative ways to live. They still do. Today,this is the place where a world-class research university blends rich history, amazingdiversity, unexcelled natural beauty, big life and cutting-edge education and discovery.We’re waiting for you.
No matter where you want to go in life, you can get there from here. The Universityof New Mexico is just so unique, so charged with the energy of people and place,so strong in academic power and international research, so ﬂexible, supportive (and fun)in helping you arrive at your future.
What do you want to do? Environmentalsciences, business, engineering, music,criminology, art, physics, journalism,Latin American studies, architecture,law, medicine, nursing, economics,chemistry, education, linguistics —you get the point: With the quality andrange of your UNM education you cando anything. Which changes every-thing. If you are willing to work hardand think big, any career is possible.W E ’ R E W A I T I N G F O R Y O U . A N D S O A R E M O R E T H A N 2 50 T O P - Q U A L I T Y A C A D E M I C D E G R E E P R O G R A M S I N 13 A C C L A I M E D C O L L E G E S A N D S C H O O L S . T H E R E ’ SNO TOMORROW YOU CAN’T REACH WHEN YOU BEGIN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF NEWMEXICO IN ALBUQUERQUE. WHETHER YOU COME HERE FROM THE OTHER SIDE OF THECOUNTRY, THE OTHER SIDE OF THE WORLD OR THE OTHER SIDE OF TOWN, YOU’LLDISCOVER ENDLESS SURPRISES AND LIMITLESS POSSIBILITIES, LED BY TALENTEDFACULTY ON A ONE-OF-A-KIND CAMPUS MIXING MANY CULTURES AND MANY GOALS.THE SPIRIT OF NEW MEXICO ITSELF ENERGIZES UNM — HERE YOU CAN FOCUS MORECLEARLY, FEEL MORE DEEPLY AND ACCOMPLISH MORE...WELL, JUST MORE.
Sure, there are beautiful mountains and 310 days of sunshine each year. But the real reason UNM is New Mexico’s ﬂag- ship university has much more to do with nationally respected schools of engineer- ing, business and management, arts and sciences, architecture and planning, law, medicine, nursing, education and more. And even with all of that, dollar-for-dollar UNM is one of the best educational values in America.N OT TO MENTION ONE OF THE BEST-KEPT SECRETS. RIGHT HERE BESIDE LEGENDARY ROUTE 66 YOU’LL FIND EVERY- THING YOU’D EXPECT FROM A WORLD-CLASS RESEARCH UNIVERSITY, WITH CUTTING-EDGE FACILITIES FOR LEARNINGAND DISCOVERY — PLUS A RENOWNED A-LIST FACULTY THAT INCLUDES, AMONG OTHERS, A NOBEL LAUREATE, TWO MAC-ARTHUR FELLOWS, 35 FULBRIGHT SCHOLARS AND SEVERAL MEMBERS OF NATIONAL ACADEMIES. UNM PROFESSORS HAVEPUBLISHED IN, AMONG OTHERS, SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, THE NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE AND NATURE. THEY’VEBEEN QUOTED I N N EW SW EEK, THE LO S ANG E L E S T I ME S , B U S I N E S S W E E K , T H E N E W Y O R K E R A ND MORE. THEY HAVEAPPEARED ON CNN, THE TODAY SHOW, GOOD MORNING AMERICA, NOVA AND OTHER NEWS AND SCIENCE PROGRAMS.
Uno de los lugares históricos más hermosos de los Estados Unidos, unauniversidad única, donde usted puede ser atendido en inglés, español, navajo ocualquier otro idioma de la región en el mismo día.In one of America’s most beautiful and historical places, is a unique universitywhere you might be greeted in English, Spanish, Navajo or one of the local Pueblolanguages all on the same day.Díí Kéyah ‘Ashdladiin bii’ hahoodzoígíí bii’ ’éí t’áá ‘íiyisíí hózhóní dóó t’áá ‘alk’idáá’ ¿ ¿dahook’ee, díí hódah bidziil ‘ólta’gi t’éiyá t’áá la’ajíní Bilagáanak’ehjí, Naakaiik’ehjí,Dinék’ehjí ’éí doodago Kiis’áaniik’ehjí yá’át’ééh nidi’doo’niilgo ‘át’é.
The College of Arts and Sciences is the heart and soul of UNM. From Africana studies to the arts, biochemistry to journalism, economics to psychology, this is where the world’s knowledge — in the hands of an exceptional teaching-comes-ﬁrst faculty — becomes the foundation for whatever career you can imagine. And there is something special about learning in a place where centuries of culture enlighten forward- looking research and innovation.W E’RE WAITING FOR YOU. CHANGE THE CONVERSATION, CHANGE THE RULES, CHANGE THE WORLD. YOUR UNM EDU- CATION WILL GIVE YOU THE TOOLS TO MAKE IT HAPPEN. THE COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES AND THE COLLEGEOF FINE ARTS ARE AT THE CENTER OF GROUNDBREAKING TRAINING AND DISCOVERY FROM THE HUMANITIES TO THE HARD SCI-ENCES, AND YOU CAN BE PART OF IT. THE NATION’S LARGEST LONG-TERM ECOLOGICAL RESEARCH FACILITY, THE INSTITUTEFOR AMERICAN INDIAN RESEARCH, THE MAXWELL MUSEUM OF ANTHROPOLOGY, THE RODEY THEATER, THE NEW MEXICOCENTER FOR PARTICLE PHYSICS — THESE ARE JUST SOME OF THE AMAZING FACILITIES (AND OPPORTUNITIES) YOU’LL FIND HERE.
B USINESS IS CHANGING AT THE SPEED OF LIGHT — WHICH IS EXACTLY HOW FAST TECHNOLOGY MOVES BOTH OPPORTUNITY AND CRISIS AROUND THE WORLD. UNPREC- EDENTED CHALLENGES, UNPRECEDENTED POSSIBILITIES, ALL SPUN THROUGH AN EVER-SHIFTING GLOBAL ECONOMY THAT MAKES IT HARDER TO DETERMINE WHICH ISWHICH. IF YOU ARE PLANNING A BUSINESS CAREER, ENTREPRENEURIAL OR MANAGERIAL, YOU WANT AN EDUCATION THAT IS FORWARD-THINKING AND ETHICALLY GROUNDED. YOUWANT UNM’S ACCLAIMED ANDERSON SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT. THE ASPEN INSTITUTE RECENTLY RANKED ANDERSON AMONG THE TOP 20 BUSINESS SCHOOLS IN AMERICA. ANDTHAT’S JUST ONE OF THE SURPRISES YOU’LL FIND AT UNM.
What do you want to do? Health care, maybe? Medicine, nursing, pharmacy, biomedical research? The health sciences are huge at the University of New Mexico, beginning with the extraordinary School of Medicine, the hub of the largest academic health complex in the state, and extending to the College of Nursing, the College of Pharmacy, and valued programs from dental hygiene to public health, radiography to physical therapy.T HERE ARE FEW UNIVERSITIES WHERE THIS MUCH HEALTH EDUCATION, RESEARCH AND CLINICAL CARE ARE COMBINED ON A SINGLE CAMPUS, AND WHERE SO MANY POSSIBILITIES AND CAREER PATHS ARE WAITING FOR YOU. SMART WAYS TOCONNECT YOUR UNDERGRADUATE AND GRADUATE EDUCATION ENHANCE VALUABLE OPPORTUNITIES TO JOIN IN HEALTH CARERESEARCH EARLY AND OFTEN. YOU ALSO BENEFIT FROM ACADEMICS OF THE HIGHEST QUALITY POWERED BY A SPIRIT OF FLEXIBIL-ITY, FREEDOM AND SUPPORT IN HEALTH CARE EDUCATION AND IN ALL UNM PROGRAMS. YOUR TEACHERS ARE DEDICATED TO YOURSUCCESS. SOMETIMES, YOU REALLY CAN GET WAY MORE THAN YOU PAY FOR — A UNM EDUCATION IS ONE OF THOSE TIMES.
T HERE ARE JUST SO MANY POSSIBLE FUTURES HERE, BACKED BY WORLD-CLASS TRAINING AND REAL-WORLD EXPERIENCE. PREPARE FOR YOUR CAREER IN THE COLLEGE OF EDUCATION (AT THE HEART OF PERHAPS THE MOST MULTILINGUAL AND MULTI CULTURAL LEARNING ENVIRONMENT IN AMERICA), OR THE SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING (ALEADER IN NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECH, BIOCOMPUTING, ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT, AND MORE), OR THE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE AND PLANNING (RICH IN ONE-TO-ONELEARNING AND HOUSED IN A NEW, STATE-OF-THE-EVERYTHING FACILITY). THERE’S THE UNM SCHOOL OF LAW (RENOWNED NATIONALLY FOR ITS HANDS-ON, PRACTICALPROGRAMS) AND THE SCHOOL OF PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION (WHERE THE CALL TO PUBLIC SERVICE BECOMES A REWARDING PROFESSION). IT’S ALL AT UNM.
Living at UNM is a be-who-you-want-to-be experience: accepting, friendly and fun. The UNM campus is enlivened by the energy of differences and respect, with what may be America’s most diverse student body. People are serious about learning and creativity, in a place that is somehow both low in background noise and distractions yet high in community and excitement — all under the very special, no-light-like-this- light glow of the New Mexico sun.Y OU CAN HIKE, BIKE, SNOWBOARD AND SKI THE SANDIA MOUNTAINS, OR RAFT THE RIO GRANDE. TAOS AND SANTA FE ARE JUST TO THE NORTH, WHITE SANDS AND CARLSBAD CAVERNS TO THE SOUTH. ON CAMPUS, STUDY AT THE DUCK POND SURROUNDEDBY TREES AND DISTINCTIVE PUEBLO-STYLE ARCHITECTURE, WORK OUT AT THE FITNESS CENTER, CHECK OUT THE FOOD OR THE GAMEROOM AT THE STUDENT UNION. TAKE PART IN SOME OF THE MORE THAN 400 STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS. DIVE INTO COMMUNITY SER-VICE DURING SPRING STORM. AND WHERE ELSE CAN YOU CHECK OUT THE WORLD’S LARGEST HOT AIR BALLOON FIESTA? WALK TO RES-TAURANTS AND ENTERTAINMENT — UNM IS THE HEART OF ALBUQUERQUE, A CITY OF 700,000 WITH A WELCOMING SMALL-TOWN VIBE.
When the NCAA Division 1 University of New Mexico Lobos play, it’s time to Respect the Paw! The Lobos field teams in 21 sports, and nearly half of those were represented in NCAA championship events last season. Don’t miss Lobos basket- ball at the “Pit,” ranked by Sports Illustrated among the top 13 sports venues of the century!A ND WE’RE JUST AS PROUD THAT LOBO STUDENT-ATHLETES IN ALL SPORTS R E C O R D E D A R E C O R D - H I G H C O M B I N E D G R A D E P O I N T A V E R A G E O F 3 . 1 4, W I T HSEVERAL ACADEMIC ALL-AMERICANS. THE FULL LIST OF LOBO SPORTS AND TEAMSIS IN THE NEXT SECTION, BUT YOU CAN BE SURE THAT YOU’LL NEVER RUN OUT OFTEAMS AND PLAYERS TO CHEER. IF YOU’VE GOT GAME OF YOUR OWN, YOU CANCOMPETE IN ANY OF THE NEARLY 20 INTRAMURAL SPORTS PROGRAMS. OR JUST KEEPIN GOOD SHAPE WITH OUTSTANDING FITNESS EQUIPMENT, TRAINING PROGRAMSAND FACILITIES. AND NO PLACE BEATS NEW MEXICO WHEN IT COMES TO OUTDOORRECREATION, SO NATURALLY UNM OFFERS A WIDE RANGE OF TRIPS AND GEAR.
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