Geography 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 (  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)  


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

  • Log-in to 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: To lift this hold, 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

GEOG 105L Home Planet Laboratory has been discontinued and will no longer be offered after the spring 2019 semester. If you are a Geography major who has GEOG 105L listed as a required course still needed in your degree audit, please make an appointment with me to discuss alternatives. If you were planning on taking GEOG 101 and 105L as core science requirements in catalogs prior to fall 2019, please meet with your regular academic advisor to discuss other options for completing that requirement.

Degree Planning

Bachelor of Arts in Geography

Bachelor of Science in Geography

Other Information

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



New Course Number

New Title

Old Course Number



Home Planet: Land, Water, and Life

GEOG 101



People and Place

GEOG 102



World Regions

GEOG 140



Introduction to Environmental Studies

GEOG 195



Maps and Geospatial Information

GEOG 181



Geospatial Field Methods