Welcome to the Global Education Office (GEO)!

We are a large service unit that facilitates international linkages, cultural exchange, global diversity, and the development of international expertise across all university sectors. GEO is responsible for international recruitment and admissions, creates opportunities to study and work overseas through exchange and education abroad programs, offers immigrationorientation, and co-curricular advising services for international students and scholars who study and work at UNM, provides intensive English language programs at the intermediate to advanced level, and develops short-term certificate programs for adult learners.


Global Highlights

UNM home to National Indian Education Association Elder of the Year

The University of New Mexico’s College of Education & Human Sciences recently announced a prestigious honor awarded to Associate Professor of Educational Thought and Sociocultural Studies Dr. Glenabah Martinez. 

2023 NM EPSCoR Mentor Award recipients announced

Three New Mexico professors have been selected for this year's NM EPSCoR Mentor Award— Abdullah Mueen (UNM), Sihua Shao (NMT) and Son Cao Tran(NMSU). All were nominated by students and demonstrated characteristics of exceptional mentors, including strong professional and interpersonal relationships; working to advance their mentees’ academic, research, and professional goals; and creating inclusive environments for diverse students. 

UNM Anthropology department highlights Hispanic Heritage Month resources

The University of New Mexico Department of Anthropology celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month, Sept. 15 through Oct. 15. The department website features a page full of resources for Hispanic Heritage Month, including UNM Hispanic organizations, Hispanic Heritage Month history, Hispanic scholars, events, research, news, and Hispanic organizations.

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