Earth and Planetary Science/Environmental Science 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

Current students may check their Registration Hold(s) on LoboWeb:

  • Log-in to my.unm.edu using your UNM Net ID and Password
  • Select the Student Life Tab
  • Click on LoboWeb
  • Click on Registration & Records

         Registration (Add/Drop), Course search, Check for Holds

         Registration portal

         Check My Registration Status

         Choose term

Admissions Hold: Contact Admissions at 277-8900

Bursar Hold: Contact Bursar at 277-5363

Department Orientation Hold: The Orientation Hold can be lifted by attending the Department Pizza Lunch held each fall and spring semesters. Check your email for the date and time. If you miss the date, schedule an appointment with me through LoboAchieve.

New to A&S Hold: Contact the Arts & Sciences Advisement Center at 277-4621 to set up appointment. 

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.

Registration Errors and Restricted Sections

Check the catalog for prerequisite and/or co-requisite courses at catalog.unm.edu

Degree Planning

Bachelor of Arts in Earth & Planetary Science

Bachelor of Science in Earth & Planetary Science

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science

Other Information

New Common Course Numbers for Classes in the Major:
For course numbers in other subjects, please check this link.

Subject

New Course Number

New Title

Old Course Number

GEOL

1120

Environmental Geology

ENVS 101

GEOL

1120

Environmental Geology Laboratory

ENVS 102L

GEOL

1110

Physical Geology

EPS 101

GEOL

1110

Physical Geology Laboratory

EPS 105L

GEOL

2996

Topics

EPS 110

GEOL

2110

Historical Geology Lecture and Laboratory

EPS 201L

GEOL

2140

Geology of New Mexico

EPS 250

GEOL

2130

Introduction to Meteorology

EPS 251; GEOG 251

GEOL

2430

Volcanoes!

EPS 252