UNM Los Alamos

New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

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

Orientation Agenda 
August 3 & 10, 2018, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

12:45- 1:00  

Sign-In

1:05 - 1:10

Welcome

1:10 - 1:15

General Announcements: Students to Grey Area, Parents to Reception

1:15 - 2:15

Students: Grey Area

Parents: Reception

2:20 - 2:50

Students 1: Getting Connected, Advisement & IT

Students 2: Academic and Career Advancement, Career Advisement

Parents: Where’s the Money? Financial Aid and Bursar

2:55 – 3:25

Students 1: Campus Tour

Students 2: Getting Connected, Advisement & IT

Parents: Academic and Career Advancement, Career Advisement

3:30 – 4:00

Students 1: Academic and Career Advancement, Career Advisement

Students 2: Where’s the Money? Financial Aid and Bursar

Parents: Campus Tour

4:05 - 4:35

Students 1: Where’s the Money? Financial Aid and Bursar

Students 2: Campus Tour

Parents: Supporting your Student’s Success, Dir. Student Affairs

4:40- 5:00

Surveys and Prizes – All groups reconvene

Download a copy of this agenda here.

About the Sessions

  • Campus Tour - Includes survival tips and tricks- Office Hours, Syllabus, where to find help, Library resources, career steps, etc.
  • 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, etc., and Cashiering, how, where and when to pay your bill, deadlines to be aware of.
  • Academic and Career Advancement - UNIV 101, using the Academic Support Center, Academic Resources on campus, and Career Advisement