Welcome Back Lobos

August 12, 2019 - Dorene DiNaro


Welcome Back Lobos!

On behalf of the entire Division of Student Affairs, we would like to welcome new and returning Lobos to campus for the fall 2019 semester! We have several events to help you start the semester.  

Student Activities Center Welcome Back Days

Student Activities Center hosts their annual Welcome Back Days, this year from August 16-23. The schedule of events begins with Friday Night Live and the weekend also includes UNM Freshmen Convocation, Class Crawl and a movie on the field.  The first official week of school has a different theme each day including:  Ice Cream Social and Departmental Day; Safety, Health, and Wellness Day; Campus Communities Day; Student Organization Day; and Campus Employment and Community Service Day.  Please visit the Student Activities Center WBD page for all the details.

African American Student Services Welcome Back BBQ

AASS welcomes students with their annual Welcome Back BBQ on Thursday, Aug. 22 at 5 p.m. in the Mesa Vista Courtyard. Visit the AASS web page for all the details.  

El Centro de la Raza RAZA Junta                

El Centro invites students to join them at their annual Raza Junta welcome back event on Wednesday, Aug. 28 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Ethnic Center Mesa Vista Courtyard.  RSVPs are being taken through Wednesday, Aug. 21 via 505.277.5020 or elcentro@unm.edu.  Visit El Centro's website for all the details.  

American Indian Student Services Welcome Back Social

AISS invites students to join them at their annual Welcome Back Social on Thursday, Aug. 29, from noon to 2 p.m. at the Mesa Vista Hall Southwest Courtyard.  This is a free, ticketed event and tickets can be picked up at AISS at 1119 Mesa Vista Hall until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 28. Due to a limited availability, tickets are not available after the deadline.  Visit the AISS website for more information.  

Women’s Resource Center Welcome Back Cupcake Party

The Women’s Resource Center invites students, families, and friends to attend their Welcome Back Cupcake Party on Friday, Aug. 30 from noon to 3 p.m. at the Women’s Resource Center office.  There will be a children’s arts and crafts table during this event.  Visit the WRC web page for all the information.  

College Enrichment Program Welcome Back BBQ

CEP invites students to their Welcome Back BBQ on Wednesday, Sept. 4. from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Mesa Vista Hall.  Visit the CEP Facebook event page for all the details.