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New Mexico Junior College Student Life

New Mexico Junior College is on a 185-acre campus in a small town setting in Hobbs, New Mexico. New Mexico Junior College has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus,, , and more.

New Mexico Junior College does not have fraternities or sororities.

New Mexico Junior College students' favorite campus events are Cowboy Roundup Days, Southwest Poets' Conference and New Mexico Junior College Rodeo.

Does New Mexico Junior College offer student housing?

New Mexico Junior College offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year.

Most New Mexico Junior College students live off campus. In 2021, 15% of undergrads at New Mexico Junior College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 92% of students lived off-campus or commuted to New Mexico Junior College. There are 200 spots available in on-campus housing for all 3,222 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 2 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 75% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.New Mexico Junior College does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Is New Mexico Junior College Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

New Mexico Junior College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The New Mexico Junior College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

New Mexico Junior College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to New Mexico Junior College

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to New Mexico Junior College, take U.S. Highway 62/180 to Hobbs, NM. If you need to fly, book your flight to Lea County-Hobbs airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in New Mexico you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

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New Mexico Junior College Campus Services

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