The purpose of the Student Government is to represent the interests and concerns of the student body of the University of New Mexico-Los Alamos, to seek student input on issues. Additionally the Student Government will assume the responsibilities of participatory governance on behalf of students in mutual relationship with the faculty, staff, administration, and the Advisory Board of the University of New Mexico-Los Alamos. By completing these tasks, the Student Government will be fulfilling its mission to represent the concerns and serve the needs of the student body of the University of New Mexico-Los Alamos. To speak with the Student Government advisor, please contact Student Services. For more information, see the Student Activities webpage at http://losalamos.unm.edu.
Phi Theta Kappa
Membership in Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society will open new doors for your academic journey. To be eligible for membership:
- You must be enrolled in a regionally accredited institution offering an associate degree program
- You must have completed at least 12 hours of coursework leading to an associate degree program (part-time students may be eligible)
- You must generally have a grade point average of 3.5
- You must enjoy full rights of citizenship in your country
- Check out the Phi Theta Kappa website for more information at: losalamos.unm.edu/campus-life/student-activities/ptk.html. Advisor contact information is available online and through Student Services.
New Clubs/Chartered Student Organizations
Any student or group wishing to start a recognized Chartered Student Organization may do so. Chartered Student Organizations (CSOs) are formed to further the common interest of the members of the group and the University community. Chartering a student organization leads to official recognition of the student organization by The University of New Mexico-Los Alamos, potential funding through Student Government, and authorized use of UNM-Los Alamos facilities. Contact Student Government via Student Services in Building 1, (505) 662-0332, for more information.