Commencement is May 15, 2021. Congratulations, Class of '21! For details, click the banner.

Commencement is May 15, 2021. Congratulations, Class of '21! For details, click the banner.

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  • 17

    Apr

    Women's Softball April-May 2021

  • 22

    Apr

    Salif Mahamane presents Our Brains On Nature

  • 23

    Apr

    FOOTBALL! NMHU Cowboys VS Fort Lewis Skyhawks

  • 26

    Apr

    Katie Kramer - LGBTQ speaker RESCHEDULED

  • 28

    Apr

    Chrisjones - Hypnotist

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FULL TERM: JAN 15 – MAY 8, 2020

  • 16

    Nov

    Academic Calendar Spring Semester 2021

  • 20

    Jan

    Full term January 20—May 14

  • 01

    Mar

    2021 Summer Semester Academic Calendar

  • 05

    Apr

    Fall registration starts 4/5/21

  • 10

    May

    Final exams May 10—14

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GRADUATE PROFILE

MEET Reyes Montoya, Class of '19, Latin Grammy Association

Las Vegas, NM

Music Grad Reyes Montoya Inducted into Latin Grammy Association

Campus News

School of Education Offers Free Distance Learning Micro Credential

April 20, 2021

School of Education Offers Free Distance Learning Micro Credential

April 20, 2021 Las Vegas, N.M. – The New Mexico Highlands University School of Education will begin offering short instructional modules that prepare participants to use technology effectively for teaching distance learning. The free modules are part of the…

Highlands Employees Volunteer With Las Vegas COVID-19 Test Site

April 19, 2021

Highlands Employees Volunteer With Las Vegas COVID-19 Test Site

April 19, 2021 Las Vegas, N.M. – Employees from New Mexico Highlands University are lending a hand with the COVID-19 drive-through test site the City of Las Vegas is offering Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The COVID-19 drive-through test site is at…

Students Design Educational Kits for Santa Fe Children’s Museum

April 15, 2021

Students Design Educational Kits for Santa Fe Children’s Museum

April 15, 2021 Las Vegas, N.M. – Media Arts and Technology students at New Mexico Highlands University designed new hands-on learning kits for the Santa Fe Children’s Museum to distribute to children and families…

San Miguel County Youth Substance Abuse Summit April 23

April 13, 2021

San Miguel County Youth Substance Abuse Summit April 23

April 13, 2021 Las Vegas, N.M. – New Mexico Highlands University and the San Miguel Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition present a virtual Spring Community Summit: Exploring Youth Substance Abuse/Misuse in San Miguel County April 23 from 10 a.m. to…

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