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Student Life

What is Student Life?

Student Life supports and organizes student events and activities. We work closely with Student Senate, student clubs & organization to enhance the whole student experience at Northern New Mexico College.

Student Life Coordinator: Tammy Winston
(505) 747-2287,  tammy.winston@nnmc.edu 

Become a Northern Student Ambassador!

Being a Student Ambassador is one of the most prestigious honors any college student can attain. It is a fun experience that expands networks and unlocks all sorts of great opportunities.

Student Ambassadors are student leaders who serve as the voice and face of NNMC, and strive to serve our students and provide them with the best college experience possible. NORTHERN New Mexico College is looking for people like YOU to become a Student Ambassador!

Essential Functions

Student Ambassadors perform duties and services, 25 hours/month as an NNMC representative, including support for Student Life events, leading campus tours when needed, representing the college in outreach capacities, meeting and greeting campus visitors, and attending student leadership and training sessions. To be eligible you must have a  3.0 GPA.

To apply: Contact NNMC Student Life at studentlife@nnmc.edu


There’s more to the college experience than going to class. At Northern, our faculty, staff, students and community members enjoy a variety of recreational, academic, athletic and cultural events. Student Life at Northern offers students many opportunities for service, growth and leadership, and social and community engagement. From cheering on our student athletes to art shows and performances at the Center for the Arts, we have something for everyone.

Learn more in our Student Club & Organizations Handbook.

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.