Important Dates and Traditions

Traditions are alive and well at the University of New Mexico! Since our founding in 1889, many of our traditions define the institution and contribute to its overall culture. The UNM Alumni Association has an excellent guide to some of UNM's most prominent traditions. Click here to read about them and learn some UNM History in the process!

The university utilizes several different calendars for important dates on campus. Below are a few to be aware of.