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Students in Albuquerque
Albuquerque welcomes students from over 10 different collegiate institutions. Students from the University of New Mexico (UNM), Central New Mexico Community College (CNM), and more can take advantage of student discounts and services offered by the City of Albuquerque.
If you are a student in Albuquerque, learn what the City has to offer you!
Taking a bus to school? View bus routes and schedules.
ABQ Ride offers free TXT2Ride services. Find out when the next bus arrives at your stop. Learn more.
UNM and CNM students can enjoy a free ABQ Ride bus passes. Learn more:
Other Albuquerque college students can retrieve a discounted bus pass with current class schedule. View more information.
Albuquerque is served by both Amtrak and the New Mexico Rail Runner Express.
- Amtrak Information
- Amtrak Student Discounts
- NM Rail Runner Information
- NM Rail Runner Student Discounts
Biking in Albuquerque
Albuquerque is a bike-friendly city. Enjoy your biking commute in Albuquerque by understanding best practices and biking laws.
Parks & Recreation
Albuquerque boasts more than 286 park sites and 113 miles of developed urban and soft trails.
Activities & Open Space
Go golfing, skating, rock climbing, and more in Albuquerque. View the recreation offerings.
The Bosque and a collection of areas to hike and play are open space areas in Albuquerque. Learn more about open space.
- The Albuquerque BioPark includes the city's zoo, Tingley Beach, aquarium, and the Botanic Gardens.
Want to see it all? Just take the train from one end of the BioPark to another. Find out more about the BioPark.
- The KiMo Theatre is one of Albuquerque's oldest and grandest theatre venues. It hosts concerts and films year-round. Learn more about the Kimo Theatre.
- The Albuquerque Museum of Art and History welcomes both traditional and post-modern art shows. World-class art is housed here. Visit the Albuquerque Museum of Art and History.
Albuquerque has 17 public libraries open daily. Find a quiet study space or use a computer for free. Find your nearest public library.
Find out where you can seek assistance in Albuquerque or connect with your community.
The City has several smart phone applications that are free to download. From 311 to buses to parks, just download and carry the City around with you in your pocket. View ABQ Apps.
Want to learn more about how City Apps are developed? View our Open Data page.
The City sponsors many public events all over the Rio Grande Valley. Looking for something to do? View featured events.
Or view city-wide events based on season: