When can I sign-up for orientation? Select your admitted semester below!


📣  Connect with NSO virtually!

At any point you would like to connect with someone from our NSO Team or to receive additional assistance with any components of orientation, please do not hesitate to reach out! You can reach us via phone (505.277.3096), e-mail (nso@unm.edu), or video message with someone in real-time in our virtual office!

Monday - Friday from 9:00 am (MST) - 4:30 (MST) pm you can join our virtual office to meet with someone! Visit goto.unm.edu/askCEP or click on the link below.  

Click here to visit our virtual office!

New Student Orientation

Orientation Reservation & Task List!

Congratulations on your acceptance to The University of New Mexico!
We are excited to welcome you as one of the newest members of our Pack!
To help you get acquainted with UNM, all incoming students complete an orientation program that provides them with the opportunity to learn about campus resources, make connections with faculty and staff, and register for courses.
At the University of New Mexico, we care about the success of each of our new Lobos,  whether you are a first-time student or a transfer student we offer a variety of orientation options that are tailored to each student and their experiences. When you sign-in to our reservation system, you will automatically be directed to the orientation program that was designed for your admitted student type. Click on the admitted student types below to learn more about the orientation you will need to complete before registering for your courses.


Sign-Up for Orientation!

Click here to visit our reservation system. Once you're in, you'll see the orientation dates/types that are available to you - based on your admission status (Freshman, Transfer, Branch student, etc.)

UNM Campus Tours & Visits

Whether you live across town or across the country, participating in a campus tour is one of the best ways New Lobos can experience UNM.



Check Out Dates For Your Orientation

We are excited to welcome you to our Pack! Start planning for your orientation by reviewing the Summer 2024 orientation dates and reserving your spot.  Registration is now open! 


Discover UNM... Virtually!

If everyone were the same, there'd only be a need for a few clubs, organizations, and resources. But everyone is different. Cultural, political, academic, religious - you name it. Jump in. They're a great way to meet like- and unalike-minded people, make friends and discover what it means to be a Lobo.