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Fall Hours

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

Native News

Study Nights with the Ethnic Centers
Math, Physics, Astronomy, Economics, Chemistry, Biology, Statistics, Writing & Spanish TUTORS are available Wednesdays in the Ethnic Center Foyer (Mesa Vista Hall, 1st floor) from 4pm to 8pm for tutoring.  Stop by!
Upcoming Student Organization Meetings
- American Indian Science & Engineering Society (AISES): Wednesday, September 19th at 6 PM in the Frank Waters Room (Zimmerman Library).
- Native Intervarsity: Wednesday, September 19th at 6 PM in common area of the top level in the Rainforest residence housing.
- Native American Studies Indigenous Research Group (NASIRG): Thursday, September 20th at 11:00 AM at the Native American Studies department (Mesa Vista Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 3080).
Zuni Students
Zuni Education and Career Development Center (ZEDCDC) will be hosting office hours at AISS – Friday, September 21, 2018 – 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Meet with the higher education representative to discuss funding opportunities, Fall 2018 progress, and submit your Spring 2019 application.
AISS Advisement @ the Navajo Nation Living Learning Community
AISS Advisors are available for walk-in Academic & Financial Aid Advisement at the Navajo Nation Living Learning Community at the Lobo Rainforest to discuss course scheduling, degree planning, financial aid review, and scholarship prep. Stop by!

  • Wednesday, September 26 – 4:00-6:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 10 – 4:00-6:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 24 – 4:00-6:00 PM
  • Wednesday, November 7 – 4:00-6:00 PM
  • Wednesday, November 28 – 4:00-6:00 PM
  • Wednesday, December 5 – 4:00-6:00 PM

CAPS Learning Strategies Workshops
Join Center for Academic Program Support (CAPS) for this month’s Academic Success Event happening Thursday, September 27 from 4:00-4:50PM in El Centro Conference Room 1157. In 50 minutes you can attend 2 Workshops: Hack your Learning with Bloom’s Taxonomy & Map your Study Plan. Sidekicks Teams can earn points for attending.

Want to learn more? Contact the Sidekicks Program Coordinator, Ashley Tso, at or stop by AISS (1119 Mesa Vista Hall).
Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines
Scholarships – September
Visit for a listing of scholarships with September 2018 submission deadlines.  For specific application and guideline information, please visit the links provided. 
Tea & Cookies with MIUNM
Join MIUNM, Sarah Dennison, the reigning Miss Indian UNM on Tuesday, October 2 from 4:00-5:00PM at AISS (1119 Mesa Vista Hall) for tea & Insomnia Cookies. Learn about being a 2019-2020 Contestant and the role of MIUNM. Application for the upcoming Pageant will also be available.

Contact the Miss Indian UNM Coordinator, Ashley at or at for more information.
2018 AISS Ambassador Program
Submit your application today to become an AISS Ambassador! Participate in monthly trainings covering a wide range of topics like diversity, leadership, teamwork, & UNM history. Ambassadors also join AISS in recruitment & outreach initiatives – providing campus tours, visiting high schools, and other events.
Visit AISS.UNM.EDU for more information and to access the application. If you have any questions contact the Program Coordinators Ashley Tso ( or Andrew Yazzie ( or stop by AISS at 1119 Mesa Vista Hall.
AISS Advisement
Do you need 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 (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:

1. Log into using your UNM NetID and Password – current undergraduate students ONLY.

    • 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.

    • Please click “SEARCH SERVICES
    • Type in “American Indian Student Services
    • Click “Schedule Appointment
    • Use the “Show Advisors” to view either Daniel Begay, 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.