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Application Process


Applications are required for students who:

  1. Have not previously attended UNM Valencia Campus;
  2. Have attended the UNM extension only;
  3. Have not attended UNM Valencia Campus for three or more semesters and are seeking readmission;
  4. Are changing from non-degree/unclassified status to degree status;
  5. Are changing from a certificate to a degree program;
  6. Are changing from a Bachelor's degree program to an Associate degree program.

Once an application is completed, the student should submit it to the Registrar's Office at UNM Valencia Campus. If more information is required, a notice is sent requesting the necessary information. Once all the necessary information is received and the student is found in good standing, a notice is sent informing the student of his/her acceptance.

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What is Needed for Admissions

The University of New Mexico-Valencia Campus essentially has an open-door admission policy. Admission is available to any student, not currently under suspension from any post-secondary institution, who meets at least one of the following criteria:

  1. Graduate of high school accredited by a regional accrediting association.
  2. Has valid GED, or
  3. Is 18 years or older and not currently enrolled in high school. An admission to UNM-Valencia Campus does not necessarily mean acceptance into specific programs. Please contact the Admissions Office for more information at (505) 925-8580.
Associate Degrees
  1. Application for Admission
  2. $15.00 non-refundable application fee
  3. Official High School transcript with graduation date or GED transcript
  4. Official College Transcripts
Certificate Programs
  1. Application for Admission
  2. $15.00 non-refundable application fee
  1. Application for Admission
    Note: Unclassified and/or non-degree students are not eligible for financial aid.




  University Of New Mexico Valencia Campus   280 La Entrada Rd   Los Lunas, NM   87031   (505) 925-8500