New, temporary information during COVID-19: All human resources/payroll interactions will be done by one of the following modalities: previously arranged appointment (please call first 505-454-3308), Zoom (web), email, and phone. HR contact information is available online at www.nmhu.edu/human-resources
Human Resources/Payroll will remain available to provide services and support for students, faculty, and staff, while working from home and/or on campus. Although some staff will remain on campus, services and support staff will only be available by phone and email. In-person services and support will not be available.
Human Resources/Payroll does not expect a reduction in services, except for in-person support. Staff will be able to assist. Please contact the following individuals:
New Time Sheet Instructions HERE
Welcome to Human Resources and Payroll!
We work in support of New Mexico Highlands University’s values, vision, and mission.
Human Resources/Payroll delivers excellence in service providing resources to faculty, staff, and students to recruit, engage, and retain employees.
Human Resources/Payroll administers personnel policies and procedures, Affirmative Action policies, benefits, recruitment, employment, compensation, employee and labor relations, training, organizational development, and payroll.
For available career opportunities, visit the NMHU jobs website.
The Human Resources/Payroll department offers ongoing resources to faculty, staff, and students. Look for training opportunities and development workshops on our Power of Service page.
New Mexico Highlands University is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability or handicap, serious medical condition, spousal affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable law.
Human Resources/Payroll Contact Information
New Mexico Highlands University
Las Vegas, NM 87701
Monday – Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. (MST)
University Communications West, Room 111
Denise Montoya, Ph.D., SHRM SCP, SPHR
Human Resources/Payroll Director
HR/Payroll Assistant Director