- College search made simple.
Dismiss notification

Interested in this school?

Please type at least the first 4 letters of the school name.

New Mexico Highlands University Campus Life

Campus Size

Small Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 658 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 12 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

64% Women
36% Men


NCAA Division II (with football)

Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country/Track

Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $67,512)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $61,101)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
All Track Combined - 45 - -
Baseball 53 - - -
Basketball 15 19 - -
Football 132 - - -
Rodeo 6 9 - -
Soccer - 27 - -
Softball - 19 - -
Track and Field, X-Country 8 - - -
Volleyball - 17 - -
Wrestling 34 - - -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 6.8%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.7%
Black/non-Hispanic 4.6%
Hispanic 50.4%
Non-resident alien 6.2%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 1.9%
Two or more races 1.3%
White/non-Hispanic 28.2%
Percent of students with disability 4%

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Daycare on campus for children of students
  • Library on campus
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, maximum 19 meals per week.

Clubs & Organizations

We do not have information for clubs or organizations at New Mexico Highlands University

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 2
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 1
Property Crime 4
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Anon from Laguna Beach, CA
  • 2
  • Conner Hall - Worst dorms to live in. Shouldn't live there if you are a white girl. They smell bad, have no water fountains, no stoves, share the same bathroom…

  • May-04-2013 Read More


Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 1
  • Akin from Corrales, NM
  • Aug-13-2014 I am a past student here

    They need to stop having the same food every day for a week straight, then change it up the next week. Like tacos for a week straight, then chicken and rice the next week, then other gross unhealthy stuff.

    Read More
  • 1
  • Otto from Pocatello, ID
  • Jul-18-2014 I am a past student here

    I would not trust any meat from that kitchen. Just looking at the kind of people that work there gives it away.

    Read More
  • 1
  • Anonymous
  • May-25-2014 I am a past student here

    TERRIBLE FOOD SERVICE!! Nasty people work there that don't wash their hands and a bunch of rude people too. The manager Michelle refuses to give people what they actually want. One time I asked for fish and potatoes and she starts to give me a greasy tortilla. I tell her I don't want that and she says The fish go with fish tacos and i'm gonna have to give you it and that's the way it has to be. I honestly don't think they are allowed to do that. I tried to report her but she's the manager so...

    Read More
Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Abitha from Staten Island, NY
  • Jan-08-2015 I am a past student here

    There is the famous Sigma which is known that you have to be a black brother to get into. They recently made one for girls, can I say safely say .... not your average looking hot sorority chicks....

    Read More