International Students: American Education, American Diversity

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Highlands University is a state-supported institution established in 1893 and offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of disciplines. Highlands is known for its multi-ethnic student body, small classes, research activities, student and faculty achievements, affordability and opportunities for students to combine study with real-world experience.

At New Mexico Highlands University international students are an important part of our diverse campus community. Students from more than 30 countries attend Highlands.


New Mexico Highlands University offers you a quality, affordable education with one of the lowest tuition rates around for international students.

International Student Services

Our International Education Center is here to help you through the application process and throughout your years at Highlands. Contact us at international_ed@nmhu.edu or 505-454-3372.


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