UNM Los Alamos

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

Student success at UNM-LA begins with our New Student Orientation sessions which are designed to answer all the typical questions new students have about UNM-LA. 

Orientation Agenda 
January 10, 2017, 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.

3:00–3:15   Sign in at Student Services table, Student Center

3:15–3:25   Welcome—Dr. Cindy Rooney, Student Center
                   Campus Information—Elizabeth Rademacher and Kathryn Vigil

3:30 – 4:00 Campus Tour - Student Ambassadors

4:05 – 4:35 Getting Connected, Room 628. Bill Gilson and Melissa Torres.

4:40 – 5:10 Where’s the Money? Room 412. Jenny Duran and Gayle Burns.

5:15 – 5:45 Your First Year at UNM-LA, Academic Support Center. Grace Willerton, Student Success Associate.

5:50 – 6:00 Surveys and Prizes – Student Center

Download a copy of this agenda here.

About the Sessions

  • Campus Tour—Includes survival tips and tricks, Office Hours, Where to find help, Library resources, career steps, meet your new classmates.
  • Getting Connected—Includes IT support, how to access and manage your online account and LAN, understanding advisement and Student Services, degree audit, UNM-LA website, Twitter, FB, Lobo Web and Lobo Achieve
  • Where’s the Money?—Includes financial aid access, forms, and Cashiering, how, where and when to pay your bill, deadlines to be aware of.
  • Your First Year at UNM-LA- UNIV 101, using the Academic Support Center, Academic Resources on campus, and Career Advisement.