• Explore other cultures
  • Learn about Mexican Indigenous culture
  • Visit ancient archaeological sites and learn historical markers
  • Gain cultural competence and understand Mexican etiquette and cultural norms
  • Learn about the connection the U.S. Southwest, as an indigenous territory, has with Mexican Indigenous culture and history.


  • This program is open to any qualifying student regardless of immigration status
  • Must be a UNM student enrolled in the fall & spring semester
  • Must 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