College Prep



UNM FAFSA Workshops

The UNM Student Financial Aid Office is hosting free workshops to help students and families complete the 2019-2020 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). The best time to complete your FAFSA is between October 1, 2018 and January 4, 2019. If you would like help completing the application, or you just have questions, join us for one of our workshops. Bring your information (see list below) and UNM’s financial aid officers will help you complete and submit your FAFSA application!

When: 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

Tuesdays & Thursdays

November 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 27 & 29

December 4, 6, 11 & 13

Where: UNM Student Success & Services Center

1155 University Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM, on the corner of University Blvd and Cesar Chavez

Park in the large parking lot and obtain a parking pass from the building lobby

What to Bring:

  • Your Federal Student Aid (FSA) ID that can be obtained at
  • Social Security Number(s)
  • Driver’s Licenses
  • Completed 2017 tax forms. (in lieu of tax forms, W2s to assist with estimating income)
  • Records of untaxed income (if applicable)
  • Bank statements and records of investments (if applicable)

Questions? (505) 277-8900


  • Weekly on Wednesday at A & B lunch in atrium or courtyard.


  • Weekly on Tuesday at A & B lunch in atrium or courtyard.

11/29/18 Navy

  • During A & B lunch in atrium or courtyard

12/06/18 Air Force

  • During A & B lunch in atrium or courtyard

Deadline: 12/15/18 NMSU Osteopathic Medicine Pathway Program

There is still time for high school seniors to apply for admission into the Osteopathic Medicine Pathway Program for Fall 2019. To apply, students must complete an NMSU application plus a supplemental Osteopathic Medicine Pathway Program application by December 15, 2018. Eligible students must have a 23 ACT score and 3.5 GPA to apply.

01/25/19 CNM Application Workshop

  • At A & B lunch in media center
  • Bring your Social Security Number!
  • CNM Application to open in early December.

Deadline 02/04/19 UNM Perry Outreach Program

  • UNM Perry Outreach Program is a free, one-day, hands-on experience for high school women who are interested in pursuing careers in medicine and engineering. Students will hear from women leaders in these fields and try it for themselves by performing mock orthopedic surgeries and bio-mechanics experiments. We are now seeking applicants for our Albuquerque, NM program. Participants should be women in grades 10 and up with an expressed interest in science, medicine and/or engineering. Deadline 2/4/19:

02/18/19 NMSU Aggie Experience program:

02/18/19 New Mexico Tech Open house!

  • Monday, February 18, 2019 (Presidents' Day)
  • Research @ Tech Day is for prospective students and their families to visit the campus and hear more about financial aid and scholarships, take a tour of the residence halls, eat in our dining room, meet some “Techies” and faculty, and find out more about the unique opportunities for undergraduates at Tech. This year we will also be providing an Explosives demo for students only at EMRTC (Explosives Materials Research Testing Center).

03/06/2019 Northern Arizona University Visit:

  • During A & B lunch in media center


University of New Mexico

Judy Ortiz-Aragon

Phone: 249-4502


Eastern NM University

Scott Wesselink

Phone: 1-800-367-3668

New Mexico State University

Jacque Kennedy

Phone: 575-646-0309


NM Highlands University

Joshua Grine

Phone: 454-3394


New Mexico Tech University

Hillary Pineda

Phone: 505-366-2560


Texas Tech University

Jen Miller

Phone: 806-834-7936


Central New Mexico College (CNM)

Amanda Martinez

Phone: 505-224-4130


Grand Canyon University

Roxann Vineyard

Phone: 505-358-5047



Two ways to order a transcript:

1. To order your official transcripts, please visit the Parchment website (below).

2. Drop off a stamped envelope at the Registrar's office in the administration building, room 109. When using an envelope, please write the address of the location you would like your transcript delivered to (example on left) and include your student ID number on a note inside the envelope. The registrar will complete the return address portion of envelope.



Naviance is a comprehensive website that assists in managing the college and career exploration process. Students are able to complete personality and career inventories, build resumes and utilize PrepMe which is an ACT preparation tool.

During the spring semester students in grades 8-11 will be completing their Next Step Plan through Naviance. This process identifies courses they plan on taking throughout their High School career.