New Mexico

Albuquerque Campus

The Lewis University campus in Albuquerque has become an iconic landmark in the heart the city’s Uptown center. The beautiful classrooms and academic setting are walking distance to movies theaters, shopping malls, restaurants, nightlife, parks and a city metro bus stop in front of the campus building. Beautiful weather, stunning landscapes, diverse cultures, and amazing food are why this campus location is the idea place to get your education and earn your degree. With 310 days of sunshine, blue skies, low humidity, dry climate and four distinct seasons, Albuquerque and New Mexico has become known as The Land of Enchantment. Come see for yourself why Lewis University-Albuquerque is the right place for the next chapter in your life!


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At the heart of New Mexico beats the pulse of a vibrant city. In Albuquerque, diverse culturesauthentic art and dynamic traditions have helped shape our centuries-old story. No matter your interests, the city has countless opportunities for you to explore. Sample traditional New Mexican cuisine that takes minutes to make and hundreds of years to prepare, experience world-class museums, stroll along Central Avenue under the vintage neon glow of Route 66, or soar high above the city in the hot air ballooning capital of the world — a sight sure to change your perspective.

Immerse yourself in our painted skies, abundant space and more than 310 days of sunshine, which make it possible to ski the slopes of the Sandia Mountains and play a round at one of our award-winning golf courses, all in the same day. Albuquerque is an oasis in the high desert, full of rich history and inspiring ideas. Plan your trip today.

Parks and Recreation

Albuquerque Bus Schedule

Religious Institutions


  • ABQ Uptown  (4 minutes from campus 0.3 miles)
  • Coronado Center (3 minutes from campus 0.2 miles)
  • Winrock Town Center (5 minutes from campus (0.7 miles)


Places to Explore

  • New Mexico Museum of Natural History
  • Albuquerque Museum
  • Explora Science Center
  • Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
  • Hispanic Cultural Center
  • Rio Grande Nature Center
  • Petroglyph National Park
  • National Museum of Nuclear Science
  • ABQ BioPark – Botanic garden
  • ABQ BioPark – Aquarium
  • Rio Grande Zoo
  • Unser Racing Museum
  • Old Town Plaza
  • Sandia Peak Tram
  • Maxwell Museum of Anthropology
  • Cliff’s Amusement Park
  • Breaking Bad TV Series Tour
  • Albuquerque Planetarium and Astronomy Center
  • Balloon Fiesta Park  
  • Anderson Abruzzo Albuquerque International Balloon Museum
  • Sandia Peak Ski Area
  • Cibola National Forest
  • Bugarium
  • Hinkle Fun Center (5.3 miles from campus)
  • New Mexico Rattlesnake Museum
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