Student Activities Center

Full Event Calendar

Upcoming Events:


Friday Night Live 2015!

August 14, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Student Union Building - All Rooms

Join over 2,500 fellow students in the SUB for the 10th annual Friday Night Live! The entire building will be full of great events. This year there will be a Photo Booth, Casino Games, Henna Tattoos, Karaoke, Student Organizations, Video Games on Projection Screens, Lobo Sports Teams, a Dance, and Free Food every 30 minutes (Pizza, Desserts, Finger Foods, Candy Popcorn, Pepsi Products & More)!

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Class Crawl

August 16, 2015 - 5:00 PM

Main Campus - Cornell Mall

Student Union Building / Cornell Mall - North Side by the Fountain.

Freshmen!  Come print out your class schedule and we'll help you find where your classes are on a campus tour.  Look for us outside on the Mall just north of the Student Union Building (north of Popejoy Hall) after the Freshman Convocation for a personalized campus tour!  Sponsored by the Student Activities Center, Dean of Students Office and Residence Life.

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Movie on the Field - Avengers 2!

August 16, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Main Campus - Johnson Field

Johnson Field - Middle

Join us Sunday, August 17th on Johnson Field and see AVENGERS 2 on a huge movie screen under the stars at this Welcome Back Days tradition. This is the closest you may ever get to a drive-in style movie! Bring a blanket and your friends, this event is open to the public and is FREE!

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Welcome Back Days - UNM President's Ice Cream Social

August 17, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Duck Pond Area Smith Plaza Area

Start the first day of school off right by stopping by the UNM President's Ice Cream Social.  Administrators will be serving ice cream from Noon until it is gone at the food tent at the Duck Pond.  There will also be great information booths from campus departments from 10am to 2pm and live entertainment from Noon to 1pm.

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Welcome Back Days - Safety, Health, Wellness and ROTC Day

August 18, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Main Campus - Cornell Mall

Duck Pond Area Smith Plaza Area SUB/Cornell Mall

Enjoy free massages, a climbing wall, pinatas and FREE Watermelon! Booths from the Safety, Health, Wellness and Recreation departments will be at the Duck Pond. ROTC booths will be located on the SUB Mall. Great Live Music and healthy food from Noon - 1 p.m. FREE MOVIE - AVENGERS 2 - SUB Theater at 8:00 pm.

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Welcome Back Days - UNM Communities Day!

August 19, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Main Campus - Duck Pond

Duck Pond Area Smith Plaza Area

Information about all of the Cultural, LGBTQ and Women's programs and departments at UNM. Cultural entertainment will run throughout the day by the Duck Pond.   Look for UNM museums, student art displays and performing arts information as well.  Enjoy a long standing tradition of Welcome Back Days - free green chile stew from Noon until it is gone! Live music from Noon to 1pm and a FREE MOVIE - AVENGERS 2 - SUB Theater at 4:00 pm and 7:00 pm.

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Welcome Back Days - North Campus

August 19, 2015 - 11:30 AM

North Campus - School of Medicine

Welcome Back Days North Campus will be held in the plaza between BMSB and the Nursing and Pharmacy Building.

North campus will celebrate its Welcome Back Day in the Basic Medical Sciences Building plaza area in the Health Sciences Complex from 11:30 -1:30 with great information booths, free hotdogs, free Pepsi and great music.

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Welcome Back Days - Student Organization Day

August 20, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Main Campus - Cornell Mall

Duck Pond Area Smith Plaza Area

Meet student leaders from around campus and learn how to get involved with the over 450 student organizations on campus.  Listen to great live music at the Duck Pond from 12 - 1 p.m. while ASUNM leaders serve free pizza and Pepsi. FREE MOVIE - AVENGERS 2 - SUB Theater at 3:30 pm.

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Welcome Back Days - Campus Employment & Community Service Day!

August 21, 2015 - 10:00 AM

Main Campus - Duck Pond

Duck Pond Area Smith Plaza Area

Looking for a campus student job? Interested in helping out in the community? Stop by! University departments looking to hire students will be set up at an On-Campus Jobs Fair north of Ortega hall from 10 am - 2 pm. They will have information about their workstudy and student employment positions. Community organizations will be recruiting volunteers for their worth while events and causes. Alumni will serve free hotdogs & Pepsi. Enjoy more live music from Noon - 1 pm.

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Red Rally Bonfire and Pep Rally!

October 1, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Main Campus - Johnson Field

Johnson Field

Red Rally was rated #55 in Sports Illustrated's "102 Things You Have To Do Before You Graduate" article.  Join over 3,000 students burning a 25' tall Aggie at the stake to get pumped up for the game vs NMSU!  The football team, spirit squads and Spirit Marching Band will be on hand for the pep rally!  Help ASUNM Lobo Spirit build the Aggie by calling 277-0372.

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Homecoming Student Events

October 12, 2015 - 8:00 AM

Main Campus -

Various Locations and Times - More TBA!

ASUNM Lobo Spirit Committee will be hosting several fun student Homecoming events throughout the week.  Events typically include the King and Queen Election, Dance, All-Sports Pep Rally, Football Game vs Hawaii and More!  This year's theme is Live Lobo and Prosper!  (Space/Star Trek)  For more information on how you can get involved, contact ASUNM Lobo Spirit!

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Lobo's Got Talent - Talent Show!

November 13, 2015 - 7:00 PM

Main Campus - Student Union Building

Student Union Building (SUB) Ballrooms

The 8th Annual Lobo's Got Talent Show showcases the best UNM has to offer from our talented students!  Applications for the show will be out in late September / early October.  Audition nights will take place on November 9th and 10th.  Approximately 10-15 acts will make the final show.  The final show takes place in the SUB Ballroom at 7pm on November 13th.  Prizes are given for 1st ($500), 2nd ($350), 3rd ($150) and Audience Choice ($100).  Stop by to support our talented UNM students!  For more information, contact the Student Activities Center.