• Engage with a community of peers and explore their own sense of self and cultural background
  • Gain meaningful personal and intellectual experiences
  • Explore the implementation of theory into praxis for social and economic justice
  • Gain cultural understanding of diversity and inclusion
  • Develop critical thinking skills


  • This program is open to any qualifying student regardless of immigration status
  • Must be a UNM student enrolled in spring and fall semesters
  • Be able to attend all programming sessions
  • Must meet 1 of 3 of the following criteria:
    • Member of an underrepresented ethnic group in higher education
    • First generation college student
    • Eligible for Pell or State Aid