After all the hard work, the long nights and late hours. The searching, the finding, the crafting and creating. Every step leading you toward this – a new State of Mind.

There are 7 downhill ski areas within a few hours of the UNM campus and the iconic Taos Ski Valley is only one of them! Every skier has their favorite. Great 4-season recreation makes UNM a destination for reasons beyond just world-class academics.

Welcome to The University of New Mexico, where we’re counting down our top 5 campus glow ups!

UNM is one of only a few top research universities to offer all three ROTC programs and provides an alternative to the service academies. UNM ROTC graduates commission at the same rank as students graduating from West Point, or the Air Force and Naval Academies. Scholarships are available.


The Lobo Life is where the classroom ends and the Land of Enchantment” begins. From mountains to concert halls, The Lobo Life is all of the experiences that make being a student at UNM magic.

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