Consumer Information

The University of New Mexico School of Law is approved by the Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association, 321 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60654, 312-988-6738.

The following information provides a snapshot of the Law School in accordance with ABA Standard 509.

Enrollment & Attrition Data


Employment Outcomes

Class of 2023 Employment Statistics

Of the 98 graduates in the Class of 2023, 81 (83%) secured employment as of March 15, 2022. 81 (83%) of those employed as of that date were in bar passage required or JD advantage positions. One of those not employed was enrolled in a full-time graduate degree program.

Full employment statistics

Bar Examination Statistics

July 2019
Pass rate for first-time UNM takers: 82%
State average first time takers: 79%

February 2019
Pass rate for first-time UNM takers: 65%
State average first time takers: 65%

Full Bar Exam Statistics, 2008-2019

Refund Policies

It is the student's responsibility to drop a class by the appropriate refund deadline to receive financial credit or a refund for that class. The Bursar's Office publishes general information on Tuition Refund Deadlines. The Office of the Registrar publishes specific Semester Deadline Dates.

Faculty & Administrators

Library Resources