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New Student Orientation

NNMC New Student Orientation (NSO) Fall 2024

Welcome new Northern Eagles! We are so excited to announce New Student Orientation (NSO) for Fall 2024 is happening on Thursday, August 15, 2024. Make new friends, enjoy good food and fun activities and learn how to stay connected to academic and student support at Northern!

New Student Orientation@ NORTHERN  CLICK to SIGN UP
Thursday, August 15, 8:30 am to 3:30 pm

Mandatory for all new students! During NSO, you will be attending sessions that will prepare you for your first day of class and put you on the right track to success.
In addition to meeting your fellow classmates, you will learn how to set up your email, access Blackboard, learn about scholarships and work study, and get tips on how to be successful through college.


8:00 am: Check-In & Breakfast- CFA Main Entrance
8:30 am: Welcome- Dr. Larry Guerrero- CFA Big Theatre
9:00 am to 10:30

Groups 1: Campus Tour
Groups 2:I T/Title IX & Fin Aid Workshop/Safety and Security

10:30 to 12:00

Groups 1: IT/Title IX & Fin Aid Workshop/Safety and Security
Groups 2: Campus tour

IT Workshop: (30 minutes)- Event Center
Title IX: (15 minutes)- Event Center
FA Workshop & Safety and Security:(45 minutes)- AD 101/102
Campus Tour: Student Services Going through offices that only students will use:

  • Student Affairs: Financial Aid, Advisement, Cashiers Office, Registrars office, Career Services, Disabilities Center
  • Rotunda: Athletics, Student life/clubs, Tutoring Services (Writing Center & Math), Counseling, Pantry, EOC, and Library

LUNCH: 12:00 pm- 1:00 pm: Lunch & Speaker: President Hector Balderas- Gym

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm:  Academic Affairs/Advisement Center & Student IDs/Survey

Groups 1: Student IDs and NSO Student Survey (Advisement Center)
Groups 2: Advisement Expo: Faculty and FTAC Advisors (Eagle Cafe)

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm:  Academic Affairs/Advisement Center & Student IDs/Survey

Groups 1: Advisement Expo: Faculty and FTAC Advisors (Eagle Cafe)
Groups 2: Student IDs and NSO Student Survey (Advisement Center)

3:00 pm-3:30 pm - Raffle & Treats- Event Center

Please note: NSO is mandatory for all new students. Sign-up for NSO by filling out the form here:  https://forms.gle/4zqbYCnayLmaDqyJA
Questions? Contact advisement@nnmc.edu or call 505-747-2150
Stay tuned for more information and follow us on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/northernnnmc/

Join us and we will make sure that you have everything you need to Fly Like an Eagle!

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.