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MSC05 3130
1716 Las Lomas Road NE/1155 University Blvd. S.E.
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
The White House/South Campus

Phone: (505) 277-1723
Fax: (505) 277-1782

Freshman STEM Project

**The STEM UP grant program closed out on June 30, 2017.**

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The project coordinator serves as an academic coach to help students develop the skills needed for success in an academic context (study skills, time management, problem solving, critical thinking and academic value through situational framing).

The project coordinator will help students register for course sections that offer additional support like peer learning facilitators with active learning through in-class assistance and student education leaders with community building to reduce isolation feelings.

  • Success coaching in preparation for challenging STEM coursework.
  • Career exploration opportunities to learn about emerging and in-demand STEM Careers.
  • SuccessNavigator to help improve first-year retention rates and completion rates. To date, more than 150 colleges are using this assessment to make a difference for their students. Read the UNM testimonial to learn more.
  • The coordinator will provide the tools necessary for students to complete their degree in a timely and productive manner (course mapping, activity recommendations, and daily schedule development).
  • Specialized advising to help reduce your time to graduation.

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