Anthropology Advisement FAQ

Departmental Advisement FAQ

Scheduling an Appointment

The College of Arts and Sciences Advisement Center is putting the following safety preventative measures in place to ensure the health of our staff and students during COVID-19 (http://www.unm.edu/coronavirus/).  All advisement appointments will be handled virtually. Arts & Sciences Advisors are available to you during this difficult time. Our full schedule will be appointments, no walk-ins. Appointments will still be the normal 30 minutes sessions. When scheduling an appointment in LoboAchieve, please indicate the following: 

  1. Method of appointment- Select from Skype Call or Phone Call.
  2. Skype Call- In order to do a skype call, you will need to download SKYPE FOR BUSINESS at this link. You can download this to your computer or from your cellular device app store. You will need to login with your UNM netid and password.
  3. Phone Call- If it is necessary for you to have a phone call appointment, please provide us with your phone number. We will call you at the time of the scheduled appointment from a blocked number.  
  4. Reason for your appointment  
    • Holds on account 
    • Class schedule 
    • Registration questions 
    • Other (Please give a brief explanation of the reason for the appointment)  

Holds

  • New Student Learning/ Graduation Planning: If you have a hold for Graduation Planning or New Student Learning Workshops, online versions of these will be emailed to you. If you have a Department Orientation hold, your advisor will contact you about how to resolve that via distance. Please monitor your UNM email for updates.

  • New to Arts & Sciences Advisement
    • Schedule an appointment with me by calling the Arts & Sciences Advisement Center at 505.277.4621 or through LoboAchieve.unm.edu
      • Distant learners should set up a phone appointment*
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  • Anthropology Department Orientation
    • E-mail will be sent out with date and time of department orientation
      • Sign up for department orientation through LoboAchieve.unm.edu
      • Call Arts & Sciences Advisement Center at 505.277.4621 to sign up for department orientation
      • Schedule an appointment with me through LoboAchieve.unm.edu or visit during Walk-In Hours to sign up for department orientation
  • Bursar’s Hold
    • Pay your bursar’s bill in full, payment plan installments, or a minimum of $199 balance
    • Contact the Bursar’s Office at 505.277.5363 or Live Chat with a representative
      • https://unm-student.custhelp.com/app/chat/chat_launch
  • Orientation Hold
    • If you’ve already completed New/Transfer/Non-Traditional Student Orientation in the past, schedule an appointment with me through LoboAchieve.unm.edu or visit during Walk-In Hours*
  • Admissions Hold
    • Contact the Office of Admissions at 505.277.8900 or Live Chat with a representative
      • https://unm-student.custhelp.com/app/chat/chat_launch

Registration Errors and Restricted Sections

  • Co-Requisites

ANTH1211 & 1211L Archaeology Method & Theory and Archaeology Method & Theory Lab

Both CRNS must be submitted at the same time

  • Pre-Requisites

-ANTH310 Language & Culture

-(ANTH1155 Introduction to Linguistic Anthropology) OR

 (LING2110 Introduction to the Study of Language and   Linguistics) OR (LING301 Introduction to Linguistic Analysis)

-ANTH317 Phonological Analysis (Fall Course Only)

-LING301 Introduction to Linguistic Analysis

(LING302 Phonetic Analysis) OR (LING303 Introduction to Phonetics) OR (SHS303 Introduction to Phonetics)

ANTH318 Grammatical Analysis (Spring Course Only)

-(LING301 Introduction to Linguistic Analysis) OR (SIGN305 Signed Language Linguistics) OR (SPAN351 Introduction to Spanish Linguistics)

-ANTH320 Strategy of Archaeology

-ANTH1211 & 1211L Archaeology Method & Theory and Archaeology Method & Theory Lab

-ANTH325 Stone Age Europe (Alternate Years)

-(ANTH1115 Introduction to Anthropology) OR (ANTH1211 & 1211L Archaeology Method & Theory and Archaeology Method & Theory Lab) OR (ANTH2175 World Archaeology)

-ANTH327 African Prehistory (Alternate Years)

-(ANTH1115 Introduction to Anthropology) OR (ANTH1211 & 1211L Archaeology Method & Theory and Archaeology Method & Theory Lab) OR (ANTH2175 World Archaeology)

-ANTH350 Human Biology

-(ANTH1175 Evolution & Human Emergence) OR (BIOL1110 General Biology) OR (BIOL1140 Biology for Health Sciences) OR (BIOL2110C Principles of Biology: Cellular and Molecular Lecture & Lab) OR (BIOL2410C Principles of Biology: Genetics Lecture and Lab)

-ANTH357 Human Origins (Alternate Years)

-(ANTH1175 Evolution & Human Emergence) OR (ANTH2175 World Archaeology)

-ANTH360 Human Behavioral Ecology

-(ANTH1175 Evolution & Human Emergence) OR (ANTH1170 Human Life Course) OR (BIOL1110 General Biology)

-ANTH376 Maya Prehistory and Archaeology

-(ANTH1115 Introduction to Anthropology) OR (ANTH1211 & 1211L Archaeology Method & Theory and Archaeology Method & Theory Lab) OR (ANTH2175 World Archaeology) OR ANTH320 Strategy of Archaeology

-ANTH451 Bioarchaeology (Alternate Years)

-ANTH351L Anthropology of the Skeleton

-ANTH454 Human Paleopathology (Alternate Years)

-ANTH351L Anthropology of the Skeleton

-ANTH455 Anthropological Genetics (Alternate Years)

-(ANTH1175 Evolution & Human Emergence) OR (BIOL1110 General Biology) OR (BIOL1140 Biology for Health Sciences) OR (BIOL2110C Principles of Biology: Cellular and Molecular Lecture & Lab) OR (BIOL2410C Principles of Biology: Genetics Lecture and Lab)

-ANTH457 Paeloanthropology (Alternate Years)

-ANTH351L Anthropology of the Skeleton

-ANTH458 Dental Anthropology

-ANTH1175 Evolution & Human Emergence

-ANTH459 Advanced Osteology

-ANTH351L Anthropology of the Skeleton

-ANTH464 Human Behavioral Evolution

-ANTH357 Human Origins

-ANTH473L Archaeological Measurement and Laboratory Analysis (Alternate Years)

-ANTH320 Strategy of Archaeology

-ANTH482L Geoarchaeology (Alternate Years)

-ANTH1211 & 1211L Archaeology Method & Theory and Archaeology Method & Theory Lab

-ANTH2175 World Archaeology

-GEOL1110 Physical Geology and GEOL1110L Physical Geology Laboratory

-ANTH485 Seminar in Museum Studies

-(ARTH407 Museum Practices) OR (MSST407 Museum Practices)

-ANTH486 Practicum: Museum Methods (Permission of Instructor)

-(ARTH407 Museum Practices) OR (MSST407 Museum Practices)

  • Restrictions

-Instructor Permission: E-mail Instructor for Override

-ANTH375 Archaeology Field Session*

-Submit Application

-ANTH378 Indigenous Mexico

-ANTH383 Ethnology Field School

-ANTH395 Paleoindians: Colonizing the Americas [The First Americans]

-ANTH399 Introduction to Field and Laboratory Research

-ANTH498 Honors Seminar (Fall Course)

-Submit Application

-ANTH499 Field Research

-Upper-Division Standing: Junior/Senior Status

-ANTH361 Behavioral Ecology and Biology of Sex Roles

-ANTH362 Great Apes: Mind and Behavior

-ANTH363 Primate Social Behavior