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Freshman Quick Apply Application

Freshman Quick Apply Application

Application for Freshman Undergraduate Admissions

Do not use this application. Click on International Admissions. For returning students, contact the Office of Admissions or Registrar's Office.

Please have official transcripts and ACT/SAT scores sent to the NMHU Admissions Office.

Date of birth (MM/DD/YYYY)    
Last name:(legal-name used on taxes) 
First name:     
Middle name:    
Other names on school records   
Name you go by   
Gender       Male     Female
Mailing Address:     
Mailing address and permanent address are the same.
Permanent Address:     
Daytime phone     
Evening/Cell phone     
Parent(s)/Guardian(s) Name(s):     
Emergency contact number:     


Please indicate your ethnic origin. Information you provide will not be used in a discriminatory manner.

Hispanic or Latino           Non Hispanic or Latino


Please indicate how you identify yourself (select one or more):

1 White                                                                             5 Asian

2 Black/African American                                               8 Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

4 American Indian or Alaska Native                               9 I do not wish to report this information

Citizenship-Must be indicated (choose only one)

U.S. Citizen

Foreign (if transferring from a US institution, please submit a copy of the passport Form 1-94 showing appropriate current student visa status.) Country and city of birth:  Country of citizenship:  

Alien resident (An official copy of Form I-551 is required)

Other Immigrant status  

Residency-must be indicated

If you are claiming New Mexico residency for in-state tuition classification, you must complete the following section. Failure to provide complete information will result in automatic non-resident status.
State of legal residence: 

New Mexico county of legal residence: 

How long have you lived continuously in the state of New Mexico?



Educational History and records

High school last attended or GED taken:  

City:                     State:  

Date of graduation or when GED was taken:(MM/DD/YYYY)   

Stars ID#(New Mexico high school students only)   

Previous colleges or universities attended:

List all colleges/universities attended, if any. Please begin with the most recent and have official transcripts sent from each.
College/University # 1     
Dates Attended     
Degree if any  
College/University # 2     
Dates Attended     
Degree if any  

Please indicate the academic term and the year in which you plan to enroll at NMHU

Fall   year

Spring  year

Summer  year


Intended major field of study 

Have either of your parents earned a bachelor’s degree?     Yes    No
Are you a Veteran of the US Armed Forces?     Yes    No


Have you ever been dismissed or suspended from any college/university for any reason?

Yes    No

If yes,

Name of institution


Date of suspension (MM/DD/YYYY)

Have you ever been convicted of a crime involving harm by you to a person or property of others, or have you been subject to incarceration for any crimes.

Yes       No

If yes, please supply a complete letter of explanation specifying the crime, docket or case number, courts of jurisdiction and sentence or other remedy imposed below. Your application will be considered by an admissions committee when all documents are received.


Docket or case number

Court of Jurisdiction

Sentence or other remedy imposed.

This information is true
By checking, I certify the information I have provided on this application is true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that misrepresentation on this application may be considered grounds for denial of admission, cancellation of registration or suspension from New Mexico Highlands University.

In accordance with the Student Right-to-Know and Campus Security Act, Public Law 101-542, New Mexico Highlands University publishes the graduation/persistence rates of its student body. For specific information on persistence and graduation rates, please contact the Registrar’s Office(505.454.3233). Information concerning athletes’ graduation rates is available from the Athletic Director’s Office(505.454.3351). Information on campus security programs and statistics is available from the Campus Security Office(505.454.3278). Above information may also be found in “College Portrait” at

New Mexico Highlands University provides educational and employment opportunities to qualified persons without discriminatory regard to race, sex, disability, age, marital status, religion, color, ethnic and national origin or other non-merit factors.

If you are an individual who is in need of auxiliary aids or services in order to participate in our programs, please contact the university at (505.454.3252) or or in writing to the Registrar’s Office, New Mexico Highlands University, Box 9000, Las Vegas, New Mexico 87701.

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