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Your Academic Advisors are here to provide you with the support you need.

New Student Orientation

Congratulations! Welcome to The University of New Mexico College of Nursing. Your education will be challenging and rewarding. You will be immersed in high-level learning, practice and professional development. Surrounded by a dedicated community of students, faculty and staff.

Be Prepared

Before you start classes, we need you to do a few things.

  • Attend orientation and complete all orientation materials. 
  • Understand our policies and procedures.
  • Review your program-specific student handbook and graduation requirements. Students are responsible for knowing the content of the most recent version of their program’s handbook while they are in school.
  • Use your HSC email address for all College correspondence, and check it regularly throughout your time here.

BSN Student Orientation Packets

Select your program. Download your orientation pack. And complete all requirements. 

MSN Student Orientation

Watch your email for communications from the UNM College of Nursing Advisement Office. You will receive forms to fill out and information about the date for the on-campus Master of Science in Nursing orientation for your concentration. You must attend. 

Female Nursing Student

IT Information for New Students

New students, explore the New Student Orientation Information Technology Overview for valuable information that will guide you through the College of Nursing technological systems.


Changing Concentrations

To switch concentrations, submit a new online application, including:

  • New letter of intent
  • Updated resume
  • Names and emails of three references
  • Payment of a new application fee through NursingCAS

Also, send updated transcripts and provide current RN license information to your Academic Advisor.

Contact Our Team

Admissions & Academic Advisors

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

Schedule an Appointment with Our Advisors