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Academic Coaching

Speak with an Academic Coach to help you choose a major, pick classes, understand transfer options, review graduation requirements, and more. We want you to succeed at CNM!
If you are a beginning freshman, you are strongly recommended to schedule an in-person appointment for your first academic coaching session.

Main Campus

Schedule an in person appointment by calling (505) 224-4355. Appointments at the Main Campus cannot be made online at this time.

Montoya or Westside Campuses

Schedule your own appointment online or call:

Montoya Campus: (505) 224-4000 ext. 25040
Westside Campus: (505) 224-4000 ext. 27006

Learn how to schedule your appointment online.

Rio Rancho or South Valley Campuses

Rio Rancho and South Valley Academic Coaches are available to see students from 8:00-5:00 p.m. on Mondays – Fridays. Click on the link below to either schedule an appointment or get in line for walk-in services.  The last walk-in student will be seen at 4:30.

Rio Rancho Campus

South Valley Campus

Unable to Meet in Person?

Use these options to talk with an Academic Coach.

  • Email: Response is provided before the end of the next business day.
  • Request a Phone Call: Call (505) 224-4321 to leave a message for an Academic Coach. Response is provided before the end of the next business day.

In compliance with the Federal Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), only limited information can be provided by phone, email or online chat.

Academic Coaching Services

  • Career exploration and help with choosing a major
  • Creating a realistic educational plan
  • Reviewing program and graduation requirements
  • Transfer information
  • Removal of advisement holds
  • Course planning
  • Degree evaluations or audits

You can also ask the CNM Contact Center.