Anthropology (MA, MS, and PhD) Program Contact Information and Application Instructions
|College:||Arts and Sciences|
|Department:||Anthropology||240 Anthropology Bldg||(505) 277-2732||F: (505) 277-0874|
|Chair:||Keith Hunleyemail@example.com||(505) 277-4524||F: (505) 277-0874|
|Graduate Committee Chair:||Emily Jonesfirstname.lastname@example.org||(505) 277-4524||F: (505) 277-0874|
|Staff Advisor:||Manny López-Aínzaemail@example.com||(505) 277-2732||F: (505) 277-0874|
Application Instructions for MA, MS, and PhD Programs
The following information is provided to help the prospective student successfully apply for admission to Anthropology graduate programs at the University of New Mexico. Although Graduate Studies strives to keep this information up-to-date, we still encourage you to visit the program's website to verify application instructions and required materials.
International students generally must complete additional steps to apply to a graduate program at UNM. Please see the Global Education Office's International Admissions website for more information.
|Fall Admission||First Friday in January|
Application Materials and Instructions
|APPLICATION CATEGORY||SPECIFIC INSTRUCTIONS|
|Program of Interest|
Select: College of Arts and Sciences > Anthropology > Anthropology
Additional interests are optional.
If you wish to be considered for Museum Research Traineeship, please write "MRT" as an additional interest.
GREs are not required for admission by any Anthropology program. However, each subfield has its own policy in regards to GRE scores:
If Anthropology applicants decide to take the exam, take the General GRE (not a subject test).
International students must take the TOEFL or equivalent as accepted by the UNM Global Education Office.
|Letter of Intent||Required. No special instructions.|
|Writing Sample||Required for Ethnology applicants; optional for applicants to all other programs.|
|CV/Resume||Optional. No special instructions.|
|Assistantship Interest||Students who wish to be considered for Museum Research Traineeship should upload a statement of ~350 words describing the relationship between their research interests and the MRT program.|
|Recommendations||Three letters of recommendation are required. Academic letters are strongly suggested.|
Contact for Questions and Further Information
|Senior Academic Advisor/Graduate Advisement||Manny López-Aínza|
Click here to visit the Anthropology website