UNM Los Alamos

UNM Los Alamos Student Government

UNM Los Alamos Student Government

A positive difference on campus!

The UNM-LA Student Government represents the student body, plans campus events, and contributes to student educational opportunities.

What does Student Government do for You, Your Campus and Your Community?

  • Funds Food for Finals and refreshments for New Student Orientation.
  • Purchased equipment for biology, chemistry, and robotics labs.
  • Purchased computer monitors for the Academic Support Center.
  • Participates in Los Alamos High School Homecoming Parade and Los Alamos Chamber Winterfest Parade.
  • Purchased furniture and computers for student areas around campus.
  • Provides funding towards graduation, campus festivities, and student organizations such as Phi Theta Kappa.
  • Organized food drives to benefit UNM-LA students in need as well as support LA Cares food bank.
  • Hosted job fairs, and attended scholarship fundraisers.
  • Provides funding for the Library.

We need your participation to help make our campus even better. Run for student government and share your ideas!

Current Student Government Members

Back row, left to right:  August Sandoval, Jemima Spill, Kaylen Pocaterra, and Advisor, Grace Willerton.
Front row, left to right:  Jaylen Quintana, Aline Parliman, Keisha Rivera

Your Role in Student Government

  • Contribute to providing a positive and welcoming experience for students during their time at UNM-LA
  • Interact with UNM-LA faculty, staff and administration and represent the needs and concerns of UNM-LA students and to act on behalf of the student body
  • Attend Student Government meetings and events, engage in prudent decision-making, and promote student achievement on campus

Benefits from Participation

  • Improve leadership skills such as conflict resolution, problem solving, and event planning
  • Enjoy meeting new friends as well as gaining important professional contacts
  • Take part in lasting and valuable contributions to campus and community

For more information about the Student Government, please contact

Grace Willerton
Student Government Advisor
UNM-Los Alamos
505-662-3402The University of New Mexico-Los Alamos
4000 University Dr.
Los Alamos, NM 87544

Constitution (PDF)

Candidate Declaration (PDF)

Election Code and Procedures (PDF)