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Starting classes at NORTHERN New Mexico College?

  • Have you applied through admissions? Follow the application steps below or contact Admissions at 505.747.2111.
  • Have you met with an advisor? Call the Advisement Center 505 747.2150

Sign up for New Student Orientation here. Questions? Contact Advisement at (505) 747.2150
August 14, 2019 / 8:30 am - 12:30 pm, Center for the Arts
921 Paseo de Oñate, Española, NM 87532

To begin the application process:

A.  Fill out our online application.

B. Submit the following to Northern's Admissions Office:

  • High School Transcripts
  • Transcripts for all dual-credit and college courses previously taken.
  • Placement test scores. Eligible scores are from ACT, SAT and COMPASS tests taken within the past two years. If you haven't tested, see the next step.

C. Take your Placement Test

  • Northern offers Accuplacer for writing and math.
  • Go to the Advisement Center for study guides, or call 505.747.2150.
  • Set up a time to come to the testing center.
  • Your test scores will help place you in the right classes your first year.

Admissions Office
Northern New Mexico College
921 Paseo de Onate, Española, NM 87532

Call Campaign Response Form - Students Who are Eligible to Enroll

Admissions Office

Phone: 505.747.2111
Fax: 505.747.5449
Mon-Fri, 8am–5pm

For Fall 2019

Degree-Seeking: Aug. 9, 2019
Non-Degree: Aug. 15, 2019

Payment Deadlines
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Choose us for our value, our quality degree and continuing education programs in diverse areas of study, our experienced faculty, and NORTHERN provides students with unique opportunities for academic, personal and professional growth. “You will have personalized attention, something difficult to get at larger colleges. We provide strong hands-on experiences from day one.” –Dr. Ivan Lopez, Dean, College of Engineering & Technology
The Northern Foundation remains committed to stimulate leadership, promote equity, and grow resources and philanthropy in the Española Valley and surrounding rural areas. Over the past twenty years, we have granted $1.3 million to support over 1,250 NNMC students.