Cadets at NMMI have excellent opportunities to participate in a variety of campus activities and events. NMMI's JRT/VMV/Hinkle Hall boasts a bowling alley, game room and internet cafe, and the PX where cadets can hang out and have a quick snack. The Godfrey Athletic Center allows cadets to participate in a variety of physical activities such as swimming, racquetball, basketball and volleyball just to name a few. Other areas worth a mention include a paintball arena and plenty of beautiful indoor and outdoor places to just hang out with friends.
In addition, NMMI clubs and groups host a variety of events each year such as a Shakespeare Festival, a luau, a Mexican Independence Day Fiesta, drama presentations and concerts and numerous other events in Pearson Auditorium.