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Most Helpful Review for New Mexico Highlands University
  • Category: In three sentences
  • Review by: Maikeya from Las Vegas, MN
  • 28 out of 28 people found this review helpful

Education here is poor. The University only cares for the university and not the students. The tuition is affordable.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: in 3 Sentences
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  • Molly from Allendale, SC
  • Aug-31-2014 I am a current student here

    Watch out white people, NMHU is a Hispanic-serving institution. Whoever stereotypes white people as being the ones who are racist are wrong. Hispanic/Mexicans are pretty prejudice too. It is a racist school and I don't think anyone who is not familiar with the Hispanic culture should come here.

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  • Akin from Corrales, NM
  • Aug-13-2014 I am a past student here

    NMHU is a very different experience then your ideal average college. I wish I never came, I am embarrassed to say that I go here, I'm going to have to live with the discomfort of knowing I have a degree from one of the most infamous and worst colleges in the United States. Low lives from all over the country and from the non-progressive small town it is located in go there, one big mess.

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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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