The UNM Foundation

Our mission is to create powerful engagements and partnerships that lead to increased philanthropy, investment, innovation, and support for The University of New Mexico.


We empower the University of New Mexico to advance education, research, and health for the benefit of our community and the world.


We support and affect positive change through fundraising, community engagement, and maintaining relationships with UNM’s most ardent supporters.


We celebrate the vibrancy of campus life, academics, events through the voices of students, faculty, and the entire UNM community.

Work Life

We recruit talented individuals for the Foundation’s meaningful and mission-driven work and expand opportunities, community, and growth for all staff.


We promote UNM as the only university in New Mexico with an R1 designation for its advanced academics and research activity.


We commit to sustaining a diverse community, ensuring equitable and fair practices, and fostering an inclusive environment among employees, trustees, alumni, donors, and other stakeholders.

University of New Mexico Foundation

Featured Fund

This fund supports LGBTQ student success, emergency scholarships for students in need, and LGBTQ Resource Center programs. Emergency scholarships are available to any UNM student who can demonstrate critical financial need for the current semester. Funds also help support the LGBTQ Resource Center’s programmatic work including student resources, education sessions, trainings, outreach, and support groups among other efforts.

University of New Mexico Foundation


Campaign for UNM

Power of the Pack

The Power of the Pack: Stories of impact from The UNM Foundation and the generosity of our donors dedicated to changing the lives of students.

Campaign for UNM

Donors Like You

We love sharing our donor stories and you'll be amazed at the power of generosity for both the donor and for the people of UNM.

Campaign for UNM


The UNM Foundation recruits talented individuals for its meaningful and mission-driven work and expand opportunities, community, and growth for all staff.

Impact UNM

ImpactUNM is The University of New Mexico's crowdfunding platform. ImpactUNM is designed to empower the Lobo community to raise funds needed for projects, events, and campaigns with various needs across the UNM campus.