International Students: American Education, American Diversity

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Welcome! At New Mexico Highlands University international students are an important part of our diverse campus community. Students from more than 30 countries attend Highlands, including Brazil, Canada, Cameroon, China, France, India, Italy, Jamaica, Mexico, South Korea, and the Ukraine, to name a few.

The faculty at our small, friendly university is committed to providing you with the individual support you need to succeed academically. An education at Highlands University prepares you for careers and graduate school in a wide variety of fields.


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.

Skype Contact Information
International Education Center Skype address is:  nmhuinternational
Office hours via Skype contact: 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mountain Standard time.

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 multiethnic student body, small classes, research activities, student and faculty achievements, affordability and opportunities for students to combine study with real-world experience.


Learn more about Highlands today by calling 800-338-6648, or simply complete and submit the Contact Us form at the top.

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