PASOS Title V Grant
UNM-Valencia’s Title V grant project, PASOS, or Pathways to Articulation and Sustainable Opportunities for Students (meaning “steps” in Spanish) is a comprehensive initiative to streamline and target services to expand the number of Hispanic and low-income students attaining a postsecondary degree by developing a pipeline to the community to reach out to students with some college.
The PASOS grant is a Department of Education, Developing Hispanic-Serving Institutions, Title V Grant awarded to UNM-Valencia in October 2020. UNM-Valencia has been awarded $2,698,166 over five years to support PASOS program initiatives and activities.
The PASOS grant serves all UNM-Valencia students. As a Hispanic-Serving Institution, this specialized grant is strategically targeted to increasing the enrollment, retention, persistence, graduation and transfer of Hispanic and/or low-income students.