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. 

Welcome International ACAC Participants!



We would like to welcome everyone who is participating in the 2022 International ACAC conference!

Bring Back the Pack (Campus Return Information)

Visit the Bring Back the Pack website for information about our safe return to campus.

Global Highlights

Winner of the Globally-Engaged Research Award

The Globally-Engaged Research Award is offered by the Global Education Office (GEO) and the Office of the Vice President for Research (OVPR) at The University of New Mexico (UNM) to highlight the dynamic international research conducted by UNM faculty and students...

GEO Annual Report 2021

Despite the ongoing pandemic, we worked together to support both current andincoming students, and found meaningful ways to connect with our global partnersto ensure that international education would continue to be a part of UNM’steaching, research and outreach...

Online graduate programs in engineering ranked in ‘U.S. News’ poll

The University of New Mexico was ranked No. 196 in the Best National Universities in the 2022 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges Rankings released today. The ranking includes more than 390 surveyed institutions and marks the second year in a row UNM was ranked among the top-200 in the nation...

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