Because learning doesn’t end when you graduate
We know our Lobos are life-long learners, always striving to grow their knowledge and education. A benefit we are proud to offer our alumni is discounted classes through UNM Continuing education and Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. For alumni seeking to add another degree to their wall, you can receive discounts for the Kaplan test preparation courses too — great if you’re prepping for the GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT and more!
UNM Continuing Education
UNM Continuing Education offers something for everyone. From professional development certificate programs to classes just for fun, you can find what you need to maintain work + life balance. UNM Continuing Education is Your Center for Lifelong Learning!
Business and Technology Courses:
Accessible and affordable ways to advance your career
Our professional development classes and certificate programs give you skills and outcomes that are fundamental to your success. Enjoy small classes with other professionals as you follow your current career path or prepare for a career change. Our courses are built with expertise from employers, subject matter experts, and the content expertise of our instructors to connect with the ever-changing job market. UNM Continuing Education non-credit professional classes and certificates offer you many options. Stretch your mind and focus your efforts on one of the training areas below that meets your passion and improves your workplace performance.
Take classes for your own enjoyment
Our instructors and students share a love of learning. Many of our instructors are teaching their favorite subject. Create alongside artists who have perfected their craft. Cook with professional chefs and share the meal you created. Learn skills such as home repair, landscape design or money management from experts. Study Humanities and life's enduring questions. Travel to the special places of New Mexico.
Check out the course schedule at ce.unm.edu.
To request a catalog, call 505-277-0077.
Energize Your Mind!
The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at The University of New Mexico brings the challenge and excitement of university learning to adults age 50 plus who want to explore stimulating and fascinating subjects. All of the traditional disciplines are offered, as well as new areas of research and study.
Osher at The University of New Mexico offers a wide range of courses, lectures and special events to its members. Courses and lectures are taught by UNM faculty as well as by qualified members of the community. There are no tests or grades, just learning for the pure joy.
Your membership in Osher means discovering new friends, new knowledge and new ways of bringing meaning and enjoyment to your life. This program is made possible through a generous grant from the Bernard Osher Foundation. The Foundation has funded Institutes from Hawaii to Maine to offer intellectually stimulating learning opportunities for mature adults.
While Osher classes may be viewed online, online registration is not available. To register for Osher classes by phone, call 505-277-0077 and press option 1.
Last Updated: April 21, 2016
For questions or more information:
Alumni Relations Office