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We Define the Course of Our Success

We are New Mexico’s land-grant institution and a comprehensive research university dedicated to teaching, research and service at all levels. Recognized as a top-tier university by U.S. News & World Report, NMSU is a welcoming community of talented faculty, staff and students who are working together to make a difference. As a NASA Space Grant College, a Hispanic-serving institution and home to the first Honors College in New Mexico, NMSU offers an accessible education that shapes bright futures.


Degree Programs


Find excellence in any of our degree options. Bachelor's and associates degrees are offered in a number of majors and pre-professional programs.

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Advance your personal and professional goals at NMSU. Master’s and doctoral degrees are available through many traditional or distance based programs.

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Parents & Families

We understand the key role that family members play in students’ lives and their academic success. Our Aggie Welcome and Family Outreach Office is a support system empowering parents and families with valuable resources.

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Pursue your passion in a welcoming, diverse campus community. Outstanding undergraduate and graduate degree programs are available.

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Learn about our flexible degree options that fit your schedule. We offer associate, bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees through different distance education delivery methods.

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Recent News

Gary Seipel (third from left standing) with his wife Sue, three sons and 7 grandchildren, celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary in Lake Tahoe. (Courtesy photo)

University Highlight

Mentors at NMSU sparked one man’s successful career, now he gives back

Born in Columbus, Ohio, Gary Seipel joined the U.S. Air Force shortly after high school. His parents could not afford to send him to college. While stationed for three years in Ohio, Seipel took night classes at Wittenberg University, but it wasn’t till he joined students at New Mexico State University’s Alamogordo campus, that his future began to take shape.

Neil Harvey (top left), Brennan Ramsey (top right), Nathan Craig ( bottom left) and Margaret Brown Vega (bottom right)

Research Highlight

NMSU student research outlines problems in private immigration detention facilities

Students involved in New Mexico State University’s Research Experience for Undergraduates program in 2020 were unable to do the kind of face-to-face research possible in previous years.

Begin Your Future. Be An Aggie.

Explore the many exciting opportunities to shape your future at New Mexico State University.