Everything That We Can Do to Help You Graduate

Our Mission:

We are dedicated to provide the highest quality and comprehensive support to student veterans in an atmosphere that provides commitment, respect, and academic excellence. We provide education, administrative services, and job advisement to our student veterans, their families, and active duty students, as well as outreach to military communities at large.


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Our Goals:

  • To make the University of New Mexico known as the premier veteran friendly institution in a veteran friendly state.

  • To increase the admission, retention and graduation rates of veterans.

  • To make the Veteran & Military Resource Center an accessible resource to all of New Mexico’s veterans.

  • To ensure that the Veteran & Military Resource Center is effectively and efficiently meeting the needs of New Mexico’s veterans and their dependents.

  • To increase access to higher education for New Mexico’s veterans and their families.

  • To remove social, physical, and psychological barriers through a strong and vibrant network with New Mexico’s vast veteran services, other higher education institutions and internal UNM organizations.

  • To provide Veterans with resources that will better prepare them for successful entry into the workforce.