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New Mexico Highlands University Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Las Vegas, NM

Location and Setting


Las Vegas Population
13,691
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
Campus Size
 

Weather

Temperature
21.7 average low in January, 90 average high in September
Rain
122 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Not reported
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Las Vegas
Nearest Train Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Las Vegas

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
26% of all students
Housing Requirements
 
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
74%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Cowboy
School Colors
Purple and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Football     x x
Soccer x x    
Softball x x    
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football    
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Football x x
Soccer    
Softball    
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, football, golf, racquetball, rugby, skiing (cross-country), skiing (downhill), softball, swimming and diving, table tennis, tennis, volleyball, weight lifting

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, national fraternities, national sororities, vatos rugby, fire escape club, mecha, nmhu cheerleaders, nmhu student ambassadors
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
ROTC
 

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