Getting Started at CNM
If you have questions about getting started at CNM, call (505) 224-3160 or contact CNM online
Learn how to register for CNM if you are the following type of student:
Before registering for classes at CNM, you'll need to determine your student type and fill out an application.
The application process below is for incoming freshmen, transfer students, and returning students.
If you don't know your student type, we can help.
You can set up your myCNM account using the ID number assigned to you at the end of the application process.
If you have questions about the application process, contact us.
Apply for Financial Aid
If you are planning on applying for Financial Aid, you should complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
Financial Aid & Scholarship Services can help you apply for financial aid.
Meet with an Academic Advisor
You can meet with an advisor in person, by email, through online chat, or over the phone.
New Student Orientation
Complete your New Student Orientation. The orientation will get you started on your college career and help you understand what to expect as a new student.
Bridge to Success Scholarship
All beginning freshmen hoping to receive the Bridge to Success Scholarship must complete their online application and financial aid paperwork by May 1 and sign up to attend an in-person New Student Orientation.
If you haven't decided on a degree, browse our programs of study.
Tuition and Payments
Get Ready for Your First Day
Let us help you prepare for your first day at CNM.