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 sectors of the university. GEO is responsible for international recruitment and admissions, creates opportunities to study and work overseas through exchange and education abroad programs, offers immigrationn, orientation 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. 

UNM Mental Health Resources

In observance of national Suicide Prevention Awareness month, the Global Education Office is highlighting mental health resources available to our campus community. UNM houses a range of resource centers, counseling and therapy services for our students, staff and faculty. Visit the UNM Mental Health Resources page to learn more

Global Highlights

Paul Edmunds PhD from UNM Holds Training Course at HUSS

From 14 to 17 November, 2022, a four-day workshop and roundtable discussion in English was held at the Hungarian University of Sports Science (HUSS) by Paul Edmunds, Professor at the University of New Mexico (UNM), Director of the Centre for English Language and American Culture at UNM.

UNM Global Education Office announces dates for International Education Week

It’s not just time to say go Lobos, but go global! The dates have been set for International Education Week (IEW), a joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education to recognize the global exchange environment between the United States and other countries...

LAII Welcomes Mexico Studies Chair, Barbara Blaha Degler

The Latin American and Iberian Institute (LAII) welcomes Barbara Blaha Degler as the incoming Mexico Studies Chair. This position was jointly established by UNM and the Fulbright-García Robles program as part of a four-year agreement between the LAII and COMEXUS...

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