How to Apply

Whether you are a high school student looking for information about dual enrollment, a college student currently enrolled in another program, or an industry professional looking to earn your next degree or certificate, there's an adventure waiting for you at ENMU. Find the student description that best applies to you below:

First Year

If you're applying to Eastern for the academic year immediately after your graduation from high school, or if you have not attended college since high school graduation, this is the place for you.



You're considered a transfer student if you attended an accredited college or university after your high school graduation, not including the summer immediately following your graduation.



Broaden your career options and professional prospects, or continue your intellectual interests and passions by furthering your education with a graduate degree from ENMU.



An online degree is for students who share a priority to achieve a high-quality, highly regarded college education but must balance their life with other responsibilities.



ENMU is proud to serve Cannon AFB and military families. Whether you're active duty, guard/reserve, or a veteran, ENMU has programs to meet your needs.



If you are not a citizen of the U.S., or if you are not a permanent resident and you require a visa to study in the United States, find more information about applying to ENMU here.



If it has been more than one semester term since you last attended ENMU or if you were suspended after your last enrollment, you're considered a former /returning student.



You are a non-degree student if you want to take courses without pursuing a degree, or if you already have a bachelor's and aren't interested in getting another.


ENMU Branch Campuses

For admission information for our other campuses, visit their websites to learn more:

Still not sure where to start? Contact our Office of Enrollment Services to find out more about requirements, deadlines and to find the online application that's right for you.

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About ENMU, Portales

Students choose Eastern New Mexico University for our personal touch, accredited academic programs and affordable costs. ENMU offers a variety of services to help students succeed in their academic, personal and professional lives. That's why our slogan is "Student Success–that's what it's all about!"