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Financial Aid & Scholarship Services

Information about Financial Aid, Scholarships and Veterans Educational Benefits available to CNM students.


Although primary responsibility for educational costs rests with the student and his or her family, CNM, the federal government and the State of New Mexico all contribute to assist students pursuing a higher education. Students applying for Financial Aid should complete a Free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

FAFSA: The Video Set

FAFSA OVERVIEW  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c-23SMf5DyQ

FAFSA: Determining your Dependent Status http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dEbxaRjlLus

How to fill out the FAFSA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VRyXfUStHO0

After the FAFSA “What happens next?” http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JQxorQ9s_pY

Budgeting http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Ib-bdko5cE

Responsible borrowing http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTHtn0FRMWw

How to manage your Student Loans http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=flG4gFIiZzU