Dean's Welcome

LM newLet me welcome you to the Valencia Campus of the University of New Mexico! Here at Valencia, we are focused on student success, which is evident in our academic programs and student services. Whether your goal is to obtain a certificate, an associate’s degree, or to prepare for transfer to obtain a bachelor’s degree, quality teaching and engaged learning are priorities for the academic office at Valencia. Education is the key to achieving your personal and professional goals, and Valencia is proud to be a part of that process. As a branch campus of the University of New Mexico, Valencia offers many benefits including small class sizes that enable you to work closely with your professor, low tuition, seamless transfer to main campus, and a convenient location for students in Valencia and surrounding counties. The campus is a wonderful place to build a foundation for your career or continued education. If you are already a student at Valencia, we are proud to have you as a part of the institution. If you are thinking of enrolling, we look forward to being a part of your educational journey. 


Dr. Laura Musselwhite

Dean of Instruction and Chief Academic Officer