AIM Representative Description

AIM representatives must be able to easily relate to UNM applicants. They must have and be able to communicate the following feelings about the University:

  • A passion about UNM and its programs
  • A sense of pride about having attended UNM
  • A caring attitude among those at UNM
  • A concern about and care for the applicants
  • A confidence in self and what UNM has to offer

The AIM representative must also be able to help the prospective UNM student achieve:

  • A sense of belonging
  • A personal sense of self-worth
  • Self-confidence
  • Confidence in UNM
  • A feeling of positive reinforcement about program, career and school choices

Therefore, an AIM representative must be a very open, honest and giving individual who has a very strong, positive perception of UNM and its programs. An AIM representative also should enjoy spending time with young people and find it easy to talk with them on a one-on-one basis.