New Student Orientation

Welcome to our Virtual New Student Orientation (NSO)

You can still sign up for New Student Orientation (NSO) Blackboard class, where you will learn about the people, programs and resources at Northern.

Need help? Just Ask!
(505) 747-2150


  • Username: Eagle ID including the four zeros (ex: 000012345)
  • Password: Your birthdate in the six digit format (ex: 081702 no slashes)

This is a self-paced class which you can on your own or with a friend or family member. Follow the instructions in Blackboard and complete the activities.

Northern offers over 50 bachelor's, associate and certificate programs in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math); Nursing and Health Sciences; Liberal Arts and Humanities; Arts, Film & Media; Business Administration; Teacher Education and Technical Trades.
Northern New Mexico College is the most affordable 4-year college in the Southwestern US. Choose us for our value, our quality degree and continuing education programs in diverse areas of study, and our experienced faculty. We provide students with unique opportunities for academic, personal, and professional growth, small class sizes, personalized attention, and strong hands-on experiences from day one.
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.