Housing & Transportation

Local Housing

Northern New Mexico College does not screen nor make any determinations about the properties or agencies listed here. The college is not liable for damages or responsible for resolving disputes between tenants and landlords resulting from properties placed in these listings.

Public Transportation Information
The North Central Regional Transit District (RTD Blue Bus) provides free bus transit connecting communities and pueblos throughout the counties of north central New Mexico including Los Alamos, Rio Arriba, Santa Fe and Taos.

RTD Blue Buses provide connections to New Mexico Rail Runner, Santa Fe Trails, New Mexico Park and Ride, Los Alamos Atomic City Transit, Taos Chile Line and Red River Miner’s Transit. All Blue buses are ADA accessible and equipped with bicycle racks.


New Mexico Rail Runner Express
The Rio Metro / NM Rail Runner is the primary regional transit provider for Bernalillo, Sandoval and Valencia counties, offering service between municipalities and across county lines.

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.
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