EMSA Education

Prospective Applicants

Learn about prerequisites, academic advisement, and financial aid for the Emergency Medical Services Academy.

Current Students

Access the Policies and Procedures Handbook and the Paramedic Program Handbook here. Also, learn about the Student Bike Patrol, which provides on-campus emergency medical services with quick response times. Connect with our alumni/student organization, the Students of Emergency Medical Services (SEMS).


The New Mexico Joint Organization of EMS Education (NM JOE) is an accreditation organization that meets regularly.

Instructor Resources

EMSA Continuing Education Package

The EMSA Continuing Education Package is dedicated to providing a hybrid web and classroom multimedia courses that update EMS personnel on the latest pre-hospital medical practice.

Alumni/Student Organization

Our Alumni/Student Organization, the Students of Emergency Medical Services (SEMS), provides a community of support for current EMS students and alumni pursuing careers in EMS. SEMS involves students and alumni in fundraising, volunteering, and much more pertaining to Paramedicine and Emergency Medical Services.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Students in the EMS program (Pre-EMS and admitted students) are eligible for all UNM scholarships for which they qualify.

For more information, contact UNM SOM Financial Aid Office UNM SOM Financial Aid Office.