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Senior Citizens

As mandated by New Mexico State Statute, and prescribed by UNM Policy, 8210, a student may be eligible for a reduced tuition rate of $5 per credit hour if ALL of the following criteria are met:

  1. Student must first be admitted to UNM, which may take two weeks or longer. See Admissions website for information.
  2. Student is a New Mexico Resident:
  3. Student is age 65 or older as of the 21st day of the semester;
  4. Student registered on or after the first day of the semester with NO registration attempts prior to the first day (ANY registration attempt, including a Wait List, will immediately null your eligibility for the reduced rate);
  5. Student is registered for 6 hours or less.

Please contact the Bursar's Office with any questions.