Weekly Volunteer Meetings

SSE holds weekly volunteer meetings for students who are interested in helping plan and execute special events at UNM.  Fall 2019 volunteer meetings will be announced soon and take place in SUB Room 1064.

Weekly Staff Meetings

SSE holds weekly staff meetings in SUB Room 1064 and the dates will be announced soon.  This meeting is for co-sponsorship presentations and planning.

Co-Sponsorship Form

Click Here to download the form for Co-Sponsorship (Word Document)  You must also present your request at a staff meeting.

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ASUNM - Student Special Events

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1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Student Union Building

Phone: (505) 277-5602


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ASUNM Student Special Events (SSE) is the branch of student government (ASUNM) that provides the University of New Mexico with multicultural, diverse events that include concerts, speakers, a spring festival (Fiestas), and community outreach activities. For an idea of what types of events SSE produces, please go to our events section.




ASUNM Senate Packets Available! *Run For Senate!*

Main Campus

Interested in making a difference at UNM? ASUNM Senate Packets are available now and are due to the ASUNM Office (SUB Room 1016) by 5pm on October 21st.

CLICK HERE to download the packet!


ASUNM Homecoming Kick-Off

Student Union Building Mall

Join ASUNM for lawn games, football tickets, and fun on the SUB Mall. Students will gather together 2-3pm to follow the UNM Spirit Marching Band to University House at 3pm for President Stokes' S'Mores Open House.


Homecoming Kickoff S'mores Roast

University House (East of Dane Smith)

President Garnett Stokes and Dr Jeffrey Younggren invite students to kick-off Homecoming Week with an all-campus s'mores roast. Wear your Lobo Gear! Join the student parade from the SUB Mall at 3pm.

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Iron Throne Pictures - Homecoming 2019

Smith Plaza

Everyone can be royalty this Homecoming Week, no dragons required! Stop by Smith Plaza to take a picture on the Iron Throne from Game of Thrones. Event sponsored by ASUNM Lobo Spirit and Comcast


Homecoming Court Election

Student Union Building

UNM main campus undergraduates can vote on the Homecoming Court! Vote via my.unm.edu or in person in the Student Union Building. Polls close at 5pm!


Fall Fiesta Carnival - Homecoming 2019

Student Union Building Mall

ASUNM is hosting a carnival with inflatable games, flower crowns, cotton candy, and a hot chocolate bar on the SUB Mall. Noontime Concert featuring The Ivy sponsored by ASUNM Student Special Events from 12-1pm.


Silent Lights - Homecoming 2019

Smith Plaza

If you missed it last year, it's back, it's bigger, it's better! In partnership with UCAM and OddCity, ASUNM Lobo Spirit and Student Special Events will put on a silent disco in Smith Plaza. Students can bring 1 guest per Lobo ID.


All-Sports Pep Rally - Homecoming 2019

Lower level

Student Union Building Atrium

Join our student-athletes for our Homecoming Pep Rally with the spirit squad, athletics teams, and the announcement of the 2019 Homecoming Court!


Lobo's Got Talent - Talent Show!

Ballrooms A&B

The 12th Annual Lobo's Got Talent Show showcases the best UNM has to offer from our talented students! 
Prizes are given for 1st ($500), 2nd ($350), 3rd ($150) and Audience Choice ($100) - Sponsored by Lobo Village and Casas del Rio.  Stop by to support our talented UNM students!  For more information, contact the Student Activities Center.  Applications and rules are available in SUB Room 1018 or at sac.unm.edu.  Only the first 32 applicants are guaranteed and audition spot, so get it in ASAP!

 Here is a little taste of last year's Lobo's Got Talent: Click Here!


56th Annual ASUNM Arts and Crafts Fair

Ballroom A
Ballroom C
Ballroom B

Wednesday, November 20 - Friday, November 2210:00am - 6:00pm daily.

Join us for the Annual ASUNM Arts and Crafts Fair. You will have the chance to purchase handmade works of art from students and local vendors. Explore 72 booths with a variety of creative works. Enjoy musical entertainment during this 3 day event.

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Hanging of the Greens

UNM Bookstore
Main Campus

Hanging of the Greens is UNM's oldest student tradition and is one of the largest luminaria displays in the area consisting of 14,000 luminarias. The event is planned and run by Mortar Board, UNM's premier senior honor society.

The event will begin at 5:45 p.m. at the UNM Bookstore. From there, the group will carol across campus to University House to present the President with a wreath. The event will conclude with a reception at Hodgin Hall from 6:30–8:00 p.m.

The community is invited and attendees are asked to bring an unwrapped children's book to place under the tree at Hodgin Hall. Books will be donated to UNM Children's Hospital.