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.


During our International Festival, Thursday April 18, we will not be holding advising services including walk-in's. Our Resouce Center will be closed from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm during that day.


Global Highlights

Global Education Office to celebrate 60 years

There are plenty of amazing aspects at UNM’s Global Education Office (GEO) to feature on a regular day, but this April, one celebration deserves a massive spotlight. GEO is commemorating 60 years of existence at UNM– a diamond level anniversary. There will be a special appreciation event for these impactful decades on Thursday, April 25 at the University Club, from 4 to 6 p.m.  

UNM celebrates National Arab American Heritage Month in April

The University of New Mexico celebrates National Arab American Heritage Month in April and the UNM Department of Anthropology celebrates with a web page of resources and information, including UNM organizations, events, scholars, the history of National Arab American Heritage Month, research, news and organizations. The theme of this year National Arab American Heritage Month is Celebrating Arab American Resilience and Diversity.

UNM celebrates Lobo Day 2024

The University of New Mexico sure looks great for 135 years, said Garnett Stokes, University president at Lobo Day 2024 on Wed., Feb. 28, at UNM’s 135th birthday celebration.

UNM Students, Staff, and Faculty are Global!

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