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Fall Hours

Monday: 8am - 5pm
Tuesday: 8am - 8pm
Wednesday: 8am - 8pm
Thursday: 8am - 8pm
Friday: 8am -5pm

 

1119 Mesa Vista Hall
MSC06 3800
1-University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
Phone: (505) 277-6343
Fax: (505) 277-0033
E-mail: aiss@unm.edu

Native News

Upcoming Student Organization Meetings
- KIVA Club: Monday, September 18th at 5:30 PM in Indigenous Nations Library Program (Zimmerman Library, Room 230, 2nd Floor).
- American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES): Tuesday, September 19th at 6PM in Centennial Engineering Building (2nd Floor, Room 2080).
- Native InterVarsity: Tuesday, September 19th at 6:30 PM in AISS (1119 Mesa Vista Hall).
- Nations of UNM: Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 6 PM in Fiesta A room (SUB, 3rd level). 
- Native American Studies Indigenous Research Group (NASIRG): Monday, September 25, 2017 at 9:30 AM in NAS (Mesa Vista hall, Room 3080, 3rd Floor).
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Satellite Outreach Services (SOS)
Students are encouraged to stop by the Mesa Vista Hall Foyer near El Centro, AISS, and AASS on Tuesdays – Thursdays from 11am to 3pm to get personalized research help from librarians.
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Study Nights with the Ethnic Centers

Math, Physics, Spanish, Writing, Biology, & Chemistry TUTORS are available on Wednesdays in the Ethnic Center Foyer (Mesa Vista Hall, 1st floor) from 4pm to 8pm for any tutoring needs & assistance students have.  Stop by!
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Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines
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Scholarships – September
Visit http://aiss.unm.edu/pages/private_scholarships.html for a listing of scholarships with September 2017 submission deadlines.  For specific application and guideline information, please visit the links provided. 

- Ted S. Lopez Scholarship
Completed application packets for the 2017-18 academic year are due September 22, 2017.  For application and guidelines, please visit http://vrc.unm.edu/admissions/scholarships-.html.

- York Endowment
Completed application packets for the 2017-18 academic year are due September 22, 2017.  For application and guidelines, please visit http://vrc.unm.edu/admissions/scholarships-.html.

- Goldwater Scholarship
Completed application packets for the 2017-18 academic year are due October 31, 2017.  For application and guidelines, please visit https://nisf.unm.edu/prestigious-scholarships/goldwater-scholarship/index.html.
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FREE Practice LSAT
The Mexican American Law Student Association (MALSA) and Native American Law Student Association (NALSA) are hosting a FREE Practice LSAT exam on Saturday, September 30, 2017 at the UNM Law School.  Interested students are encouraged to register at http://lawschool.unm.edu/admissions/events/ as space is limited.  Lunch will be provided. 
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The Sidekicks Mentorship Program
The American Indian Student Services Sidekicks Mentorship Program is accepting participant applications for the 2017-2018 academic year.

The peer-to-peer model is designed to build a community of support to positively impact students’ ability to maximize their UNM experiences. Students are paired into teams and can compete in competitive monthly challenges. As a Team, participation in academic enrichment activities, service initiatives, student success events, and Getaway Adventures are ways to earn points!

Visit http://sidekicks.unm.edu for more information and complete an application.
 
If you have questions please contact Ashley Tso at aftso@unm.edu or at sidekicks@unm.edu.
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AISS Advisement
Do you need some help discussing course options or have other questions about how to have a successful semester?  Stop by AISS Monday through Friday to see an Advisor.  Set up an appointment through LoboAchieve.unm.edu (see below for instructions).  If you are not a current UNM student, appointments are also available by calling 505.277.6343 or by stopping by the AISS Front Desk.  Check out the following link for AISS Advisement resources:  http://aiss.unm.edu/pages/aiss_advisement.html.

HOW TO SET UP AN APPOINTMENT
1. Log into LoboAcheive.unm.edu using your UNM NetID and Password – current undergraduate students ONLY.

    1. You should see a UNM sign in screen. (If you see the Starfish screen, please clear the web browser’s cache/cookies and try again.)

2. Once you have successfully logged in you will see a Services tab at the left side of the screen.

    1. Please click “SEARCH SERVICES

    2. Type in “American Indian Student Services

    3. Click “Schedule Appointment

    4. Use the “Show Advisors” to view either Jeannette Stahn or Ashley Tso advising hours

3. If the advisor appearing on your screen is the advisor you wish to schedule with, select the appointment time that fits your schedule.
4. Click the time you wish to schedule.
5. Enter the reason for your appointment and select “Schedule”. After this you are done. You will receive an appointment confirmation email that will be sent to your UNM email address.