Financial Aid

Top Financial Aid Questions

What is the FAFSA?

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a Government funded program available to ALL college students. It is highly recommended to fill out a FAFSA every year for access to Pell Grants, Work Study opportunities, and Subsidized / Unsubsidized loans. The application is free to all, and opens every year January 1st at midnight. Assistance is on a first come first serve basis.

https://fafsa.ed.gov/


Financial Aid / Scholarships offered at UNM

How can I receive Financial Aid at UNM?

Financial assistance in the form of scholarships and loans are available here at UNM as well. They are often merit based, and competitive. Be sure to check with your degree granting college and program website for scholarships specific to your area of study.

http://financialaid.unm.edu/ , http://scholarship.unm.edu/


Bursar’s

What is the Bursar’s office?

The Bursar’s office generates your billing statement and can answer most questions regarding a balance owed. There is also a breakdown of Tuition and associated fees. As a conveince, the Bursar’s allow online payments and provide payment plan opportunities. Your personal Bursar’s account displays any fees owed or refunds pending.

http://bursar.unm.edu/faqs.html , http://bursar.unm.edu/payment-information/making-payment.html , https://secure.touchnet.com/C21597_tsa/web/login.jsp


Career Services

What is the Career Services Center, and what do they offer?

There are two available Career Services centers, both maintain the objective to further students’ career goals and aspirations. Career Services holds job fairs, and creates the foundation for a successful career path after graduation through networking and professional development opportunities. The Career Services Center is located in the University Advisement and Enrichment Center building by Mesa Vista Hall. The Anderson School of Management Career Services Office is tailored towards professional business careers.

http://career.unm.edu/ , http://jobs.mgt.unm.edu/


Jobs at UNM

How can I apply for Student Employment opportunities?

In efforts to foster work experience while working with a student’s schedule, UNM offers student positions for the benefit of both the student and hiring department.Visit the UNM Jobs site for information on these positions. Need assistance in your local job search? Start here!

http://www.abqjournal.com/jobs/ , http://www.snagajob.com/job-search/w-albuquerque,+nm , http://www.careerbuilder.com/jobs/albuquerque,nm/

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