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Begin Your College Experience

There is more to life than studying and textbooks. At New Mexico State University, our faculty, staff as well as our community members enjoy a variety of recreational, athletic and cultural events. You have your pick of sports and social clubs, fraternities, sororities, honor societies, and cultural and religious and advocacy organizations. From cheering on our student-athletes during one of their exciting games to watching a rousing performance at the exquisite ASNMSU Center for the Arts, we have something for everyone.

Arts & Recreation

The university offers a variety of arts and recreational activities. Museums and art galleries, professional theater, music ensembles and symphony, visiting artists, national performers, professional road shows, on-campus public radio and TV stations, a student-run radio station, an 18-hole golf course, tennis courts, and activity and aquatic centers are available at NMSU Las Cruces.

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NMSU is a member of the NCAA Division 1 Western Athletic Conference in 15 of its 16 sports, with the NMSU football team playing as an independent.

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UDA Soccer

UDA academy at New Mexico State University to provide equal opportunity for the US collegiate soccer player to match the development of their counterparts around the world.

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Living on Campus

Living on Campus

We provide a variety of housing options designed to meet your needs. NMSU has traditional residence halls, apartment communities, and family housing. Choose among a variety of housing options and enjoy all-inclusive amenities and utilities.

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Student dining

Eat Well

Take advantage of one of the many convenient dining options available. Taos Restaurant offers all of your favorites, including made-to-order omelets all day long, deli sandwiches, burgers, soups, salads in addition to international entrees and vegetarian selections.

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A Healthy You

While on campus you have access to our nationally accredited out-patient Campus Health Center. You can stay fit with access to our 100,000 sqft Activity Center. Your health and safety is our priority, so you can stay focused on your academic success.

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