International Students

Welcome International Students!

For questions regarding Health Insurance for international students, please see:

UNM Global Education Office - Health Care Website


Afghan Community

SHAC offers medical and mental health support to students of the Afghan community.

  1. If an Afghanistan Citizen has been employed by/on behalf of the US Government, this link advises on how to apply for a special Visa to leave Afghanistan: 

  2. To view the most up-to-date information on the situation in Afghanistan and potential assistance for evacuation:

    U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan (

  3. Non-Profits assisting in relocation:

    LIRS (Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service)
    No One Left Behind


For information about SHAC Services, click on the following links:

For more information about SHAC Services or to schedule an appointment at SHAC, please call (505) 277-3136.