The University of New Mexico welcomes all high school seniors to explore its campus and what the university has to offer as part of Senior Day on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

UNM’s Senior Day is designed to give high school seniors interested in attending UNM the opportunity to tour the campus. Special presentations and open houses include: The Lobo Life, a student-run organization that serves as a community for UNM students to share their adventures with others, to find friends with which to share in adventures and to discover all this state has to offer; an Academic and Student Services Fair; an open-house tour of the newly-renovated School of Engineering’s Farris Hall; campus and housing tours; and a luncheon for all guests.

Check-in will be at Cornell Mall in front of the Center for the Arts. Informational sessions will be held in Popejoy Hall and the Student Union Building Ballrooms. Tours will be offered of classrooms, libraries, recreational facilities, residence halls and more.

The event is open to high school seniors, and each senior is allotted up to four guests. Limited free parking is available in our A, B, and C lots on first-come, first-serve basis. Paid parking is also available at $7 per vehicle in the Cornell Visitor Parking Structure.

To register, visit UNM Senior Day.

In conjunction with UNM Senior Day, The University of New Mexico School of Engineering will hold its annual Open House on Sept. 29.

The event will be from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Centennial Engineering Center.  Prospective students and their parents will be able to talk with advisors and professors, tour labs and facilities and get information on scholarships and financial aid.

In addition to activities in Centennial, labs and demos will also take place in the other engineering buildings: electrical engineering, Farris Engineering Center and the Mechanical Engineering Building. 

Registration is not required. For more information, contact Steve Peralta at