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Academic Rigor
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Most Helpful Review for New Mexico Highlands University
  • Category: In three sentences
  • Review by: Justine from Miami, FL
  • 25 out of 25 people found this review helpful

Before I came here i should have visited first or researched it more. NMHU is an very low key unknown college which is why it is not in many news articles with statistics about colleges. If you research hard or simply observe while you go here, you'll find out it is one of the highest STD rated colleges in the country, the town has one of the highest rates of sexual assault in the country, some of the worst professors, a low rated hospital with a high mortality rate, and much more. Either come here and waste your money or...

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  • Otto from Pocatello, ID
  • Jul-18-2014 I am a past student here

    The way this school is run I'd have to say the dean is probably an illegal Mexican with a fake degree. If I were to run a school, I would actually care about the safety of my students rather than the income from having just about anyone who is willing to pay tuition regardless of how bad/dangerous they are.

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  • Taria from Morristown, AZ
  • Jun-15-2014 I am a current student here

    NMHU should be relocated to Africa because it is poor, barely has much of a food choice, has a lot of black people and has the highest rate of STDs out of any college in this country. I'm surprised that an institution like this is allowed to be in existence and is still up and running. I feel like eventually it will have to be taken down, do to so many illegal things going on, not just with the students but the faculty, campus police and dean as well.

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  • Sarah from Los Angeles, CA
  • May-30-2014 I am a current student here

    This school needs to be investigated. I am highly disappointed with my college choice. There are just too many unspeakable things that go on here.

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  • Lupita Sisenaros
  • May-19-2014 I am a current student here

    On almost every single student review site, I see that this is not a very good school to go to. I just filled out an application and was planning on attending the school until I saw the town. It looked poverty-ridden and miserable.

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  • Anonymous
  • May-17-2014 I am a past student here

    Freedom of speech: I think dean Fidel Trujillo is a heartless human being who only cares about the school's image rather than the safety and feelings of the students. I am pretty sure he covers up crime statistics as I was told by someone who was investigating the school. Some people in the student senate tried to get him fired and they either got expelled or left the school on their own terms. NMHU for you baby!!!

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  • Bert
  • Apr-13-2014 I am a current student here

    Its a pretty good school, but I think due to the open admissions the school is kinda going downhill. However, you can get get good education depending on what major you are in (mainly sciences, education, and business are the top choices). It really comes down to what you make of it.

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  • Gerrin from Tampa, FL
  • Mar-16-2014 I am a past student here

    Who would want to attend a school that has the slowest or non-existent WIFI? Why is this school so poor? Is it going to get better umm I don't think so.

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  • Tara from Albuquerque, NM
  • Jan-26-2014 I am a current student here

    Great social work program that prepares students for career. Professors understand that adult students have children, families, work and lives. Administration is easy to work with to register for classes and whatever else is needing to be done.

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  • blanca from Santa Fe, NM
  • Jan-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Highlands it a nice school in a small town. I like it very much for my first semester was in the fall 2013 I loved it. And the teachers help you the most in everything. Small classes

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