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Civics Overview

What Does Civics Mean?

civ·ics: noun
the study of the rights and duties of citizenship.

Why is Civics Important?

The study of civics is important because it helps people to understand how government works, and it provides people with knowledge about how to influence government as a citizen.

Mailing Address

Institute of Public Law
University of New Mexico School of Law
MSC11 6060
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Address

1117 Stanford NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Contact Us

Phone: 505-277-5089
Fax: 505-277-7064

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