Coming to UNM

Coming to UNM

The Global Education Office (GEO) helps new international students adjust to life at UNM through pre-arrival information, mandatory international student orientations, and fun welcome events.  As soon as you have been admitted to UNM, read the information below to make your travel and arrival plans.

Due to campus and state COVID19 changes, please plan for a 10-day quarantine upon arrival to Albuquerque. Check-in and orientation schedules have changed. Notifications and instructions have been sent out to all incoming students via If you have not received any incoming student messages, please email immediately. 

Arrival Checklist PDF

GEO Welcome E-Packet PDF

You can view the Orientation Presentation here

Pre-Arrival Information

general information
arrival and orientation
academic life
life outside of class
what to bring
advice from students
adjustment to the us
help from geo