New Mexico PBS

Did you Know? New Mexico PBS is one of the most watched public television stations in the country reaching almost 700,000 households each week, including 20,000 members statewide. Our broad reach on-air, online and on the ground comprise an extensive educational and community service organization in New Mexico.

 UNM Facts

New Mexico PBS is a full service public television station co-licensed to the University of New Mexico and Albuquerque Public Schools. Located at 1130 University Blvd NE, it serves the people of New Mexico by providing engaging local and national content, in-depth news and public affairs, digital media, education and outreach services, lifelong learning, an interactive web site, and a celebration of arts and culture. For more than 56 years, New Mexico PBS has been a leader in public television with a history of innovative services connecting the people of New Mexico. 


New Mexico PBS’ mission is to inform, engage, and connect New Mexico’s diverse communities, reflecting their interests and needs through quality programming, services, and on-line content that can be accessed universally anytime, anywhere.


New Mexico PBS will invest its resources to enrich the lives of viewers through engaging content and services that expand horizons, stimulate local culture, foster public dialogue, encourage civic involvement, and advance the quality of life for all.

Contact Information

Franz Joachim
General Manager & CEO
(505) 277-3296