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Prospective Residents

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

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.

April 23, 2018

Parking Perks for Returning Residents

Residents who renewed for 2018-2019 can get access to pre-registration for R and S permits beginning Monday, April 23, 2018. Once pre-registered, returning residents can purchase their permits early on Tuesday, July 24, 2018, before all others on July 26. Get a jump on parking with Parking Perks! log into your account at to pre-register. Haven't renewed your housing? There is still time! Register Now...

April 13, 2018

Summer Housing Application Now Available

Need housing for the summer? We have many options to fit your needs. Learn more here... 

March 6, 2018

New African American-focused Living Learning Community

Residence Life & Student Housing has partnered with African American Student Services to create a new black-focused, on-campus residential community beginning fall 2018. Learn more about our Living Learning Program.

January 16, 2018

Innovative Living at the Lobo Rainforest

This is more than an apartment- it's an urban, modern and collaborative living learning community. Apply now for the 2018-2019 academic year. Learn more...

October 30, 2017

Freshman Residency Requirement 2018

Incoming freshman for the Fall 2018 academic year outside the 30 mile radius of UNM will now be required to live on campus. Learn More...