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Living on campus is about more than having a place to rest your head. It's about the experience! From our Living Learning Program to events and activities, you'll find a variety of experience outside the classroom. Register Today!

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Current Residents

As a Resident Lobo, you will thrive in our vibrant, healthy communities. For information on how to get connected to your community, contract information, expectations and conduct, and more check out Current Residents.  

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News / Announcements

February 15, 2019

UNM Creates Pet Friendly Residence Halls

UNM Housing is excited to announce two designated pet-friendly residence halls for the 2019-2020 academic year; traditional style Santa Clara Hall and one of the Student Residence Center Apartment buildings. Students with approved ESA or certified service animal may live in any UNM Housing facility, but may also select the option to reside in the pet permitted communities. Learn more about on the types of animals accepted and their semester fees here..

February 14, 2019

UNM Day is Around the Corner

February 23rd is all about our new Lobos! From 8am to 12pm, UNM will be hosting tours for incoming freshmen and students throughout campus and meetings with academic departments. Make sure to get a sneak peak at your new home away from home. Learn more about our housing and tour options here..

February 1, 2019

Lobos Live Here!

UNM Residence Life and Student Housing invites current and newly accepted UNM students to become Rresident Lobos. Living La Vida Lobo only gets better living on campus! Learn more about the benefits living in the residence halls here…

January 24, 2019

Make UNM Housing Home Again

Priority Rrenewal for the 2019-2020 academic year has begun! Almost 2000 UNM students like you are proud to call our residence halls home, we’d love to welcome you all back next Fall. Apply now and be the first to choose your space for next year. Priority Rrenewal ends February 21stso apply now to lock in your space for 2019-2020 without fees or depositsLearn more about Priority Renewal here..

May 31, 2018

UNM Partners with Navajo Nation for Innovative Housing Initiative

The University of New Mexico and Navajo Nation have announced a partnership to provide residence hall space for 118 Navajo students at Lobo Rainforest, UNM’s newest housing option, located in the innovation district of downtown Albuquerque. Learn more here...

Navajo Nation student Housing is currently at capacity for 2018-2019. Students may still apply for it but will be placed in other available UNM housing at the regular rate as well as be placed on a wait list to be offered the opportunity to move to the Navajo Nation living area if space becomes available.

March 6, 2018

African American-focused Living Learning Community

Residence Life & Student Housing has partnered with African American Student Services to create a black-focused, this on-campus residential community began fall 2018 and will continue to be offered academic year 2019-2020. Learn more about our Living Learning Program.