Class Updates COVID-19
At UNM-Valencia Campus, we are working to ensure that you have a quality learning experience.
August 7, 2020
Bringing Back the Pack
Effective with the fall term, all enrolled UNM students will be required to complete a daily online symptom screening. This will be sent regularly by e-mail to all members of the UNM community, including students. Protect the Pack!
June 5, 2020
Daily Symptom Screening
Consistent with the State of New Mexico’s COVID-Safe Practices for all employers, UNM faculty, staff, and students are required to complete a daily symptom screening prior to coming to campus. To comply with this directive, all UNM employees will receive a daily email asking if they plan on coming to campus that day, and if so, if they are experiencing symptoms that can be associated with COVID-19. For more information see On Campus Worksite Protocols
May 29, 2020
Valencia Campus will be open Monday June 1, 2020 under limited operations
May 15, 2020
Effective immediately, anyone who is on campus with the potential of coming into contact with another person must carry with them and utilize a mask. Please continue to practice social distancing.
March 20, 2020
• Classes that are already online or scheduled to start Second Eight Weeks online will continue as normal.
• Face-to-face classes will resume online beginning Monday, March 23. If any other changes occur, be prepared to follow your instructor's lead.
• Please be on the lookout for messages via email or Learn from your instructors. Many teachers are going to use Learn more actively to help keep up, even in classes that were originally face to face and have now transitioned to being online.
• Communicate with your instructor! If you have any questions, they are there to help you!
• If you have a laptop, but poor internet connectivity at home, you can come to the parking lot at UNM-Valencia campus and access the campus WiFi from your vehicle. To setup a secure connection, click Valencia Campus WiFi instructions.
July 20, 2020
LoboVirtualDesktop allows you to securely access UNM desktop applications from your own, personal device without actually installing the apps or investing in specialized hardware. LoboVirtualDesktop is available to students, faculty, and staff at UNM. See how to get started.
June 12, 2020
May 20, 2020 update June 2, June 10, June 11, August 5
Valencia Campus Bookstore
Open beginning August 10th 10 AM until 3 PM, Monday through Friday.
Note: Metered access to the Bookstore will be controlled. Face coverings required. Up to three (3) students / customers in store at a time.
Textbooks can be ordered online 24/7.
Monday, March 30, 2020
Connects you with a live Librarian for help with research and finding answers to questions.
Offering online Tutoring through the Learning Center, STEM Center, and the Writing Center.
Blackboard Learn is the course delivery system that is used at UNM for online, hybrid, and web-enhanced courses.
Commercial Internet options
-In response to the COVID-19 emergency, Comcast is offering Internet Essentials service to new customers free for two months, and increasing speed for existing customers.
Xfinity is now offering eligible university students who live in our service areas and need internet service, a Visa prepaid card worth about two months of internet service. This offer is available to college students who live in households that are not already Xfinity customers. Sign up at www.xfinity.com/student.
UNM is a Creative Campus, so Main Campus students (including HSC) already have access to Creative Cloud. In response to the COVID-19 crisis, Adobe is temporarily extending access to all users in the UNM Organization through July 6, 2020. This includes all Branch users. Please visit our Creative Campus website for more information on how to login.
Services available remotely through the following contacts:
ACADEMIC SUPPORT CENTER/ONLINE TUTORING
FINANCIAL AID/ SCHOLARSHIPS
UNM LEARN SUPPORT (Online Learning Platform)
|DIRECTOR OF STUDENT AFFAIRS |
ACADEMIC ADVISORS (holds/student support)
DEAN OF INSTRUCTION
|DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS OPERATIONS|
Coronavirus updates and information: