Student Success

The College of Population Health is dedicated to student success and helps ensure you have access to the resources and mentorship needed to achieve your academic goals. We believe you have the ability to face any challenges presented. Therefore, we offer guidance and support along the way through academic advising, peer mentorship, student success workshops, and academic achievement programs.

Review the links below to discover websites, organizations, and more that will assist you through your educational journey.

Services on Central and Health Sciences Campus

The University of New Mexico and the College of Population Health offer a variety of student services programs including:

"The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual"

- Vince Lombardi

Student Handbook

The purpose of this handbook is to provide information you will need during your degree progress. While many questions will be answered in this handbook, each student is unique and we realize many questions and issues could arise that are not covered here. Contact the sr. academic advisor, student success manager or the BSPH director for additional assistance.

Bachelor of Science in Population Health Handbook

Master of Public Health Handbook

Further, the information here is a supplement to the UNM Pathfinder. Students should review the Pathfinder for more information to answer any questions.

COPH Student Lounge

The COPH houses a student lounge available to all BSPH students. The Student Lounge is located in Room 171 of the Family Medicine Building and provides a space where students can study, have meetings, or just have a quiet place of their own. Access to the lounge is during normal business hours, 8:00am -5:00pm Monday-Friday.

The student lounge contains computer and office equipment and all students are urged to safeguard that equipment by ensuring that the doors are locked when they leave the premises. There are two computer stations available in the student lounge. The computers are equipped with current software such as Windows, Microsoft Office and STATA. Students also have access to the internet and e-mail using the computers.