The University of New Mexico Parent Association invites parents and students to its annual Parent Day at The Pit on Saturday, March 4.

A reception, beginning at 6 p.m., precedes the men’s basketball game between UNM and San Diego State University, which starts at 8 p.m.

The pre-game reception will be held in the Student Services and Support Building located at 1155 University Blvd. SE, just north of Wise Pies Arena, aka The Pit.

Pre-game reception only tickets are available for $15. The price is $32 to attend both the reception and game. Student tickets for the game are free (based upon availability) if obtained through the Athletics Department. Students may attend the reception at no cost.

The reception will provide refreshments, a raffle and guest appearances by Lobo Louis and Lucy. Tickets for the raffle will be available for purchase as well for $5 per ticket or $20 for 5 tickets.

To register, visit Parent Day at The PIT.

The UNM Parent Association is an organization whose purpose is to support and promote the interests of parents of students of the University of New Mexico (UNM).

The goals include:

  • Promote student success and academic excellence
  • Engage parents in the university’s mission and goals
  • Assist parents to play a supportive role in student education
  • Provide a forum for networking with other UNM parents

For more information, call (505) 277.3187 or visit UNM Parent Association.