UNM Los Alamos

Community Education

Community Education

For nearly 26 years, UNM-LA has been providing Los Alamos and surrounding areas with personal enrichment and professional development classes for every member of our diverse community. Community Education is the perfect opportunity to try something new or rekindle your desire for learning. Who knows, you might discover a hidden talent you never knew you had! 

Spring 2016 Community Education Schedule

Enrichment Classes

Health and Wellness Classes
Glide, stretch, strengthen, relax with these friendly fitness classes for all levels.

Master a new voice, learn Spanish.

Humanities and Arts
Come discover your creative side.

Experience New Mexico
Explore the wonders of New Mexico through fly fishing and digital photography.

Jewelry Making
Get glamorous.

Interior Decorating
Give your space some style!

History and Social Sciences
Explore and discover.

Get lost in a character.

Personal Planning and Finance
Plan for your future with the help of an expert in the field.

First Aid
Know what to do in an emergency.

Fun For Tweens
It's comical!

Professional Development
Grow your expertise.

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Exam Preparation

The Center for Legal Studies

UNM-Los Alamos Community Education continues to provide expanded offerings from the nationally recognized and acclaimed Center for Legal Studies. Courses are offered fully online and generally run for seven weeks each. Start times are spaced throughout the calendar year and most classes are offered six times per year.

View course listings and descriptions.

Register for Center for Legal Studies Classes 

For more information, including registration, visit www.legalstudies.com or contact the Center for Legal Studies at 1.800.522.7737. For additional assistance, please contact UNM-Los Alamos Community Education at 505.662.0346.

Customized Training

The Customized Training Program at UNM–Los Alamos works with area businesses, organizations, and agencies to design low-cost, specialized training that meets employers’ needs and fits work schedules. Utilizing local, state and national resources, UNM–Los Alamos can design, develop and deliver classes and certificate programs for the unique training needs of businesses, non-profits, or government agencies, on-site or on campus. Specialized training is a cost-effective way to target and increase organizational effectiveness and to enhance job skills and performance. For more information please contact call 505.662.0346 or email at

Our Spring 2016 Instructors

UNM-LA Community Education classes are taught by some of the area’s most talented academic scholars and practicing professionals, giving you an exceptional value for your community education dollar.

View our instructor bios here.

Registration Information

Online Registration Now Open

You may register online here to pay by credit card.

Register in person

You may register in person using a paper registration form. To do so, download, print, and complete the registration form, or pick one up at the Community Education office.

Submit completed forms to:

UNM-Los Alamos Community Education
4000 University Drive
Los Alamos, NM 87544
Office: Building 7, Lower Level
Office hours: 7:30 – 4:00, M-F

If you register in person, please make your payment with cash or check.

Register by mail

You may register by mail using a paper registration form.  To do so, download, print, and complete the registration form, or pick one up at the Community Education office. Mail completed forms, together with payment (check only), to our office:

Make checks payable to UNM-LA Community Education.

UNM-Los Alamos Community Education
4000 University Drive
Los Alamos, NM 87544
Office: Building 7, Lower Level
Office hours: 7:30 – 4:00, M-F

Contact Information

Phone: (505) 662-0346
Email: commed@unm.edu