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Now’s the best time to enroll at UNM-Taos

The closer we get to the first day of class—and it’s early this year: January 12, barely a month away—the “zooier” it can become in the enrollment office, according to Patricia Gonzales, Director of Student Affairs. Those of you who have taken classes at UNM-Taos in the past and waited until the last minute to […]

Happy CAMPers at UNM-Taos

It’s decision time. The fall semester at UNM-Taos is right around the corner. The first day of classes is August 18, and there’s plenty to do. If you haven’t enrolled yet, and this is your first time to take classes at UNM-Taos, you’ll need your transcripts from high school or any higher education institutions you […]

UNM-Taos offers an opportunity to engage

At UNM-Taos, our mission goes far beyond the classroom, and one of our most important responsibilities is to model best practices in support of the local economy. We do this in many ways, both directly and indirectly. A majority of our students receive state and federal financial aid, which gets distributed throughout the county, and […]

UNM-Taos and the commitment to complete

Last week two UNM-Taos National Honor Society students, Tammy Kuykendall and Nathan Resa, stopped by to talk about a new project called C-4 that they would be rolling out during Transfer Day. That’s the day students that have just about finished a certificate or degree at UNM-Taos meet with representatives of colleges and universities to […]

UNM-Taos celebrates 10 years as the branch campus in Taos

Friday, October 4 is a special day for UNM-Taos. We have two events going on, both hosted by our neighbor, the Taos Country Club, just across from Klauer campus on County Road 110. In the morning there will be a gathering of more than 80 students from UNM-Taos, Northern, Santa Fe Community College, Luna, Highlands […]

CAMP on campus

Spring is returning to Taos and Rio Arriba counties, and just in time for eligible students from northern New Mexico to enroll for CAMP, a student success program at UNM-Taos. CAMP provides support to first year college students at UNM-Taos with tuition assistance, academic advising, tutoring, opportunities for career-related internships and social/cultural activities. CAMP also […]

Real life learning at UNM-Taos

In its ten years as a branch campus of the state’s flagship university, UNM-Taos has sought to expand its services and increase the diversity of the student body by identifying those groups that might benefit most from higher education, but due to circumstances beyond their control, need a little extra help to get started, develop […]

Senator Martin Heinrich visits UNM-Taos (part 2)

Last month, Senator Martin Heinrich’s staff requested a meeting with us on the Klauer campus for the purpose of connecting with local renewable energy companies and getting an update on the federal programs that UNM-Taos participates in. On February 16 the senator spent most of the afternoon touring the solar array, having a working lunch […]

Hitting our stride

UNM-Taos is a dynamic place. Students and faculty come and go, our economic condition changes at the will of granting institutions and the state legislature, and new classes and programs emerge with each semester. We don’t sit still for long. But one thing that doesn’t change is our mission to provide high quality, affordable education […]

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