Welcome to New Mexico Highlands University Office of Admissions. Please note all admissions requirements are listed in the Undergraduate/Graduate catalogs.
If you are a recent or past high school graduate who has never attended college, you may download our printable PDF version of our application below. If you prefer, please call the Office of Admissions for an admissions packet to be mailed to you.
Undergraduate Admission Application
Non-Degree Admission Application
(undergraduate and graduate)
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Must submit a formal application for new freshman admission
Must have graduated high school or completed a GED program
Must have a 2.0 or higher grade point average (GPA)
Submit ACT/SAT scores (Highlands' ACT code is 2640 and the SAT code is 4532)
Must submit official high school transcripts
Please note, if you submit an application along with official transcripts, the transcripts must be in a sealed envelope from the school records office. The Office of Admissions will not accept opened transcripts as official documents.
On all admission applications, the residency section must be complete with state of legal residency, county of legal residency and years the student has lived in New Mexico. If any part of the residency section is left blank, it will result in out-of-state tuition. The admissions office will not assume years of residency for any student. For questions about in-state and out-of-state tuition, please contact the Office of Admissions.
New Mexico Highlands University
Office of Admissions
Las Vegas, NM 87701-9000
Toll Free: 1.800.338.6648