New Mexico Highlands University


New Mexico Highlands University is a four-year institution with an enrollment of approximately 3,700 students.  The university offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs.  NMHU is in Las Vegas, in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains in northeastern New Mexico.

How much would I save with WUE?

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NOTE: The rates shown are taken from WICHE's most recent annual Tuition and Fees Report (published in December) and do not include fees. We strongly encourage you to verify these rates with the admissions office of the institution where you want to enroll.

This institution offers the WUE rate to transfer students.

The WUE tuition rate applies to the majors listed below. If the major is not listed here, it is not eligible for the WUE rate:

Program Name   Degree Type(s)    
Accounting (BBA)   BA    
Art and Art Pre-Professional (BFA)   BA    
Bachelor of University Studies   BA    
Biology   BS    
Business Administration (BBA)   BA    
Chemistry   BA, BS    
Computer Science and CS and Math Modeling   BA, BS    
Criminal Justice Studies   BA    
Early Childhood Multicultural Education   BA    
Elementary Education   BA    
English   BA    
Environmental Geology   BS    
Finance (BBA)   BA    
Forestry   BS    
General Science   BA    
Health   BA    
History   BA    
Human Performance and Sport   BA    
Management Information Systems   BA    
Marketing (BBA)   BA    
Mathematics   BA, BS    
Media Arts   BA    
Music   BA    
Nursing   BS    
Political Science   BA    
Pre-Engineering   No Degree    
Pre-Nursing Studies   BA    
Psychology   BA, BS    
Social Work   BA    
Sociology/Anthropology   BA    
Spanish   BA    
Special Education   BA    
University Studies   BA    

Enrollment Information

Programs open to WUE students on space-available basis.  All academic undergraduate programs are open to WUE students.  Contact Registrar/Director of Admissions for application requirements and instructions.

Contact Information

Registrar/Director of Admissions
Box 9000
New Mexico Highlands University
Las Vegas, NM 87701
(505) 454-3233/3438