Step 1 - Apply for Admissions

Online applications are online here. Applications may be downloaded and faxed to 624-7144 or emailed to [email protected]

Step 2 - Complete the FAFSA

The FAFSA can be completed at with the School Code: 002661. Call 575-624-7400 if you need assistance with filling it out.

Step 3 - Complete the Placement Exam

Complete the placement exam at Testing Services to determine course placement in English or Math. Testing Services can be contacted at 575-624-7227.

Step 4 - Talk to your Advisor

Call and schedule an appointment to meet with your advisor at 575-624-7294 or email the advising center at [email protected]

Step 5 - Register for Classes

Call  the One Stop Center at 575-624-7141.

Step 6 - Activate Email

Activate your student e-mail account. Sign into CosmoLink and select First Time user to activate your student email or call 575-624-7491.

Step 7 - Set Up Payments

Set up Payment Plan. Access payment options through your Self Service Banner Account. Contact the Cashier’s Office for payment options at 575-624-7125.

Step 8 - Purchase Books

Buy books and supplies at the bookstore or online. . The bookstore can be reached at 575-624-7192.

Step 9 - Parking Permit

Obtain a parking permit and student ID from the Security Office. You will need a valid ID, your vehicle registration, your course schedule and proof of payment plan. Email the security office at [email protected] or call the security office at 575-624-7181.