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Who We Are

Our Students

We advise students in the following majors.


Summer 2019 Advisement Hours of Operation: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm Monday through Friday

These are the Advisement Hours by appointment only at EPAC for the summer spanning May 29-August 17. Please note there will be no walk-in hours during the summer. 


8:30 am - 4:00 pm 

Tuesday:8:30 am - 10:30 am

8:30 am - 10:00 am

Thursday:11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday:8:30 am - 2:30 pm

The advising staff is devoting much of its time to advising new students at Orientation. 

Please call (505) 277-2631 if our availability does not match with your schedule and we will find a way to accommodate.


To encourage exploration and support professional goals as leaders in academic advisement


To be UNM's premier academic advisement center; serving non-degree, exploratory, and pre-health students through comprehensive advisement.

Our Values

  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Integrity
  • Innovation
  • Life-long Learning
  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork
  • Transparency

Our Location

University Advisement and Enrichment Center, Building #85 on a Main Campus map - Room 105 (ground level not basement level)

Our Purpose

The Exploratory and Pre-Professional Advising Center (EPAC) plays an essential role in shaping the early academic success of our students, by easing the transition to UNM. The interaction between student and advisor begins during New Student Orientation and extends throughout the next 4 semesters. The advisors work with non-degree, exploratory, and pre-health students to develop goals and an educational plan.

Furthermore, EPAC promotes collaboration by working closely with health science entities, participating in campus wide initiatives, and programming that have a direct impact on student success and retention thus providing students with vast academic opportunities.

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