WELCOME to HIGHLANDS!

Admitted Students: What’s Next?

Welcome to the HU Family! New Mexico Highlands University continues to lead in affordability, social mobility and much more!

First-Time Freshmen Next Steps

Congratulations! By now you’ve received your admission letter. You are that much closer to becoming an official first-year student at New Mexico Highlands University. The following checklist should help ease your transition and connect you to the resources you will need to start your academic career.

New Student Orientation

NSO provides an opportunity for admitted students to tour campus, gather information, and ask questions before they make their final college choice.

Pick a Date!

Financial Aid

Whether it’s scholarships, FASFA application, NMHU has numerous resources and ways to help eligible students and their families.
  • Accept Your NMHU Scholarship

Housing & Meal Plan

NMHU Housing provides a living environment for students that enhances student learning, personal growth, and academic success.