UNM School of Law Environmental Law Program ranked number 25 by U.S. News & World Report

May 16, 2024


The University of New Mexico School of Law continues to climb the U.S. News & World Report rankings for Environmental Law, ranking number 25 for the first time. The Law School's Natural Resources and Environmental Law (NREL) Program offers a variety of courses, a certificate program, the Natural Resources Journal, the NREL Clinic, and more. “UNM Law offers great opportunities for students in environmental law, and our Clinic and faculty do great work in the community,” said NREL Program Director Reed Benson. “It’s great to be nationally recognized as a leading school for environmental law.” UNM is tied for #25 in the latest Environmental Law rankings, sharing that spot with Florida, Texas A&M, Virginia, and Yale.