Together we can make New Mexico Highlands University stronger and better than ever!

At New Mexico Highlands University everyone is treated like family. During this season of giving we are called to reflect upon our family and the communities we all share. With your gift to New Mexico Highlands University you are helping to provide opportunities for students to get an exceptional education while transforming lives for generations to come. 

Please consider a generous gift to your Highlands family this season. Together we can make a difference.


Gifts can be made online by clicking the button below:

or mail your gift to:

New Mexico Highlands University Foundation, Box 9000, Las Vegas, NM 87701


Highlands Highlights

• Through new initiatives we have experienced a 10% increase in incoming freshmen. 

• This year alone there have been over 100 scholarship awards from the NMHU Foundation.

• The HIPs campaign was a resounding success resulting in a $750K permanent endowment for our High Impact Practices.

• The historic Trolley building was carefully restored and reimagined, on time and under budget, to house our Media Arts Department in a state-of-the-art facility.

• The NMHU Alumni Association is now headed by the newly seated Board of Directors, consisting of 13 elected members.

• Our Vatos rugby club won their second back-to-back national title at the National Small College Rugby Organization’s seven-on-seven tournament this summer.

• Our new Outdoor Recreation Center opened in the fall of 2016. It allows students to check out bikes, camping and fishing gear, kayaks, paddle boards, and other equipment free of charge.