Impacting the lives in New Mexico and around the world.


The mission of the College of Nursing is to provide exemplary and innovative education, research, practice, service and leadership that improve state, national and global health. The college’s efforts focus on the scholarship of nursing education, research, practice and policy to inform and lead in the delivery and analysis of nursing and health care.


The vision of the College of Nursing is to develop solutions for the most important nursing challenges pertaining to human health and health equity in our communities through education, scholarship, practice and service.


The following five core values serve as guiding principles:

  • Academic Excellence
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Innovation
  • Integrity
  • Respect

Why Our Program

As the No. 1 nursing school in New Mexico, we don’t just educate nurses. We change the entire field of nursing. We educate inquisitive professionals who improve patient care. Our nurses are scientists who find smarter methods of serving the people of our state.

UNM College of Nursing


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Admissions & Academic Advisors

College of Nursing
Building Number 228
Suite 255
1 University of New Mexico