Incoming Students

Register for New Student Orientation

This is an exciting time as you enter UNM Engineering. Whether you are an incoming freshman or transfer student, New Student Orientation (NSO) will provide you with a lot of valuable information for your successful transition into UNM.

Register for New Student Orientation

What to expect

NSO will focus on:

  • The academic advising process, course selection, registration, and the support provided by engineering advisors and staff
  • Learning about UNM Engineering’s opportunities to engage in pre-professional experiences and resources to attain them
  • Additional topics covered throughout the university program to provide you with a successful transition into UNM

What do I bring to advising during orientation?

Make sure you complete your NSO task list, send in all official transcripts to, and please bring a laptop if you can or have access. If you no longer wish to pursue an engineering or computer science major please email us at

*Make sure your Lobo Course Placement is complete