It’s not to late to make your end of year gift to support student success at Highlands!

Do you want your donation to support student success, wherever the need is greatest?  Then click here to support the Unrestricted Fund!

Conservation Science Center @ HU: This center offers place-based experiences in the million-acre Rio Mora Conservation Area and surrounding landscapes. HU students engage in citizen science, research, seasonal internships and other high-impact practices designed to increase student success and representation within STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) fields.  Click here!

Friends of Art Society—This is your opportunity to support the New Mexico Highlands Foundation’s collection of fine art prints used as a valuable teaching resource for Highlands’ students. Through the generous matching gift of a donor, Highlands University will acquire one new print by Santa Fe artist Willard Clark in its collection for every $100 raised. Click here to donate to the Friends of Art Society!

Dean Farmer Student Emergency Fund—This fund assists Highlands students who have experienced significant and unexpected emergencies. It continues to be instrumental in helping our at-risk students who are acutely feeling the hardships brought on by COVID-19. Click here to donate!

NMHU Alumni Events Postponed

Highlands Family, Alumni and Friends,

Due to the fluid coronavirus situation, out of an abundance of caution and to remain compliant with Governor Lujan Grisham’s request to avoid large gatherings, the NMHU Alumni Office will postpone our future events through December 31 2020.


NMHU will be making regular updates at

An ongoing list of canceled events can be found here:

We will be sure to communicate at least two weeks before any event to inform you if that event will continue as scheduled, or be postponed.

Thank you so much for your understanding, and we hope to see you soon!

The mission of the New Mexico Highlands University Foundation is to provide support to benefit students of the University and the University as a whole through the acquisition, development, and administration of financial and other resources.