Accreditation History

New Mexico Highlands University (NMHU) is fully accredited and in good standing with the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

Information on the NMHU Accreditation history and current status is shown on the official HLC website.

Any faculty, staff, students, parents, or others with questions regarding HLC should contact the Higher Learning Commission by email at or by phone at (312)263-0456.

For NMHU specific questions on HLC, please contact Dr. Keith Tucker at