Counselor Resources

Resources to help your students get started on their college journey at CNM.
Fall 2022 term begins August 29, 2022 and the application is now open!

CNM has open admissions and does not require an application fee. 
Read more about our Important Dates and Deadlines.

Submitting Transcripts or Test Scores

High school transcripts can be requested electronically from Parchment.

ACT test scores can be requested from

SAT test scores can be requested from the College Board.

2021 Counselor Conversations Presentations


CNM Viewbook

College Board: 3387
ACT: 5569
FAFSA: 004742

Getting Started

Recruitment Services

Paying for College

  • Financial Aid and Scholarship Services
  • Tuition and Fees
  • Requirements for Financial Aid: CNM does not require the FAFSA to be completed, however, many scholarships require the FAFSA to be completed. Anyone planning on attending college regardless of their family's financial status is encouraged to complete the application. 
  • Bridge to Success Scholarship: The Bridge to Success Scholarship is offered to first-time freshmen in the process of qualifying for the Legislative Lottery scholarship.
  • New Mexico Legislative Lottery Scholarship: The New Mexico Legislative lottery scholarship covers a portion of tuition for high school graduates and equivalency. 
  • myScholarship application: Students can submit one application for almost all scholarships excluding the Bridge to Success Scholarship and the New Mexico Legislative Lottery Scholarship. 
  • New Mexico Opportunity Scholarship: The New Mexico Opportunity Scholarship provides tuition and fee assistance for students enrolled in two-year programs, including credit-bearing certificate or associate degree programs in a public institution of higher education or Tribal College in New Mexico.