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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


University Highlight

Smells like team spirit: NMSU, local entrepreneur collaborate on ‘Smell of Victory’ signature candle

What is the smell of victory? According to one Las Cruces entrepreneur, when the Aggies win, it definitely smells sweet. New Mexico State University and Kreative Candle Co. have launched Pistol Pete’s “Smell of Victory” candle, the latest in NMSU’s growing line of collegiate-licensed products. Kreative Candle Co. is an up-and-coming Las Cruces business creating a variety of homemade candles.


Research Highlight

New solar-still technologies hold promise for increased efficiency, lower cost

A team of engineering researchers at New Mexico State University are making headway toward developing technologies that will make the production of freshwater more efficient and cost effective through the use of solar stills. Their work could provide a viable solution for the world’s water-stressed regions.

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