About the University of New Mexico School of Law

Degrees Awarded

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.)
  • J.D./Masters of Business Administration
  • J.D./Masters of Arts in Latin American Studies
  • J.D./Masters of Arts in Accounting
  • J.D./Masters of Public Administration
  • Master of Studies in Law (MSL)

Certificate Programs

  • Natural Resources & Environmental Law
  • Indian Law

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The School of Law is the state's only law school and is located on the University of New Mexico's North Campus. It is surrounded by a 9-hole golf course and is next door to the New Mexico Court of Appeals, which has a special viewing room designated specifically for our students. It is in Albuquerque, the state's largest city, which sits at an altitude of 5,000 feet between the Rio Grande River and the Sandia Mountains offering residents an abundance of outdoor recreational activities year-round.

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