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. 


Save the date for our 2023 International Festival! Join us April 13th from 10am-2pm on Cornell Mall for music, food and performances! Learn more HERE

Global Highlights

UNM professor part of published study on historic asteroid samples

With no atmosphere, varying shapes, sizes, and compositions, there are many questions when it comes to asteroids, the minor planets which orbit within our solar system. One of those puzzles is one step closer together to completion thanks to a massive team of international scientists including University of New Mexico professor of mineralogy Adrian Brearley...

UNM student receives prestigious Fulbright Award to teach in Brazil

One University of New Mexico student is joining the rare ranks of Fulbright recipients for the 2023-2024 academic year. Latin American Studies master’s student Miguel Sabol just received a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant (ETA) award to Brazil. 

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