The mission of the Facilities Department is to construct, improve, and sustain a high quality, safe, comfortable and functional environment by coordinating resources in an effective and sustainable manner for students, faculty and staff to support CNM’s mission.


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This mission shall be accomplished by:

  • Assessing the needs of the institution through data collection and analysis. 
  • Planning and designing the campus landscape
  • Managing capital and small renovations/construction projects
  • Managing sustainability and Campus as a Living Lab projects
  • Developing energy management and facilities design standards policies
  • Budgeting
  • Space utilization
  • Minor electrical
  • Signage – Interior and Exterior

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Faculty Members that would like a classroom tour of any building or other facilities, please fill out the Tour Request Form and return to

CNM Facilities Master Plan 

Visioning the Future Facilities Master Plan

Building Green

The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design™ (LEED®) rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council ® (USGBC), has been a guiding principle in CNM construction and renovation projects at CNM. Projects (buildings, building elements, and campuses) may be registered under specific certifications such as New Construction & Major Renovations, and Interior Design & Construction. The following projects have been LEED-certified on CNM campuses. 

New Construction

  • 2011: Rio Rancho Campus (RR), LEED Gold ®
  • 2012: The Student Resource Center (SRC), LEED Silver ®
  • 2016: Westside I Building (WSI) , LEED Silver ®

Major Renovations 

  • 2013: Jeannette Stromberg Hall (JS), LEED Gold ®
  • 2014: Tom Wiley Hall (TW), LEED Silver ®
  • 2016: Robert P. Matteucci Hall (RPM) , LEED Gold ®
  • 2016: Laboratory (L) Building, LEED Gold ®
  • 2017: Ted F. Martinez (TM) Building, LEED Silver ®

Interior Design & Construction

  • 2013: Advanced Technology Center (ATC), LEED Gold ®
  • 2017: South Valley I (SVI), LEED Silver ®