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Admissions Process

1. Submit an online inquiry form.


2. Submit a free online admission application. We are accepting applications for Fall of 2017 and Junior College applications for Spring of 2017 (NMMI does not offer Spring admission for high school students unless approved in advance e-mail the Director of Admission to make the request).


       Priority deadline is March 1. Applications will be accepted after the deadline, however our ability to help fund

       your education is contingent on funds available.


       We also accept the TABS Boarding School Admission Application or the SSAT Standard Application Online (SAO).


3. Submit your official transcripts

       All applicants may send partial/unofficial transcripts or report cards to expedite the admissions process and then have

       official transcripts sent at the completion of  the current semester. Junior college applicants must have a final high

       school transcript showing graduation date and GPA or GED results and transcripts for any college work. Please have

       transcripts sent directly to our office by the school:

  New Mexico Military Institute-Admissions

101 W. College Blvd.

Roswell, NM 88201


4. Submit Standardized Test Results

       Domestic High School applicants will complete our admission examination during their campus visit. Domestic

       applicants must also submit an English test (this can be any standardized English test taken in school). Students who

       took the SSAT or other standardized tests should submit those scores to NMMI.

NMMI SSAT School Code: 5309


       Junior College applicants please send Official SAT or ACT scores. Scores may be sent directly to our office by

       the testing service or are accepted scores if reported on official school transcripts.

NMMI ACT School Code: 002644

      NMMI SAT School Code: 4534.


       International High School applicants should submit SSAT scores to NMMI. While we prefer

       SSAT, other scores may be considered and should be submitted.

NMMI SSAT School Code: 5309


      International Junior College students must submit ACT, SAT, iBT TOEFL, Cambridge First or IELTS tests.

      Students from Mexico should contact COL Nancy Burrola for information on events, testing and interviews in Mexico.


5. Submit the Prospective Cadet Questionnaire

       Please fill out the Prospective Cadet Questionnaire and submit the form to the Office of Admissions.


6. Visit the Post (Required for Domestic High School Applicants)

       You can schedule your visit to campus online right now or you can call us at 1-800-421-5376 to schedule or get more    

       information. High school applicants will also take the Math Placement Examination and complete their interview

       during the campus visit.


7. Submit All Required Documentation

       Physical Examination - You may download our Physical Examination form and have you physician complete it.

       All cadets are required to participate in certain physical activities (e.g. marching in parade formation with a rifle,

       running the obstacle course, close order drill and intramural athletics), all considered essential to the traditions of a

       military school.

     US military personnel may submit MEPS or DoDMERB in lieu of the NMMI Physical.


       Health and Consent Form - Download the Health and Consent form and make sure you to sign the form. If the

       applicant is under 18 years of age a parent or guardian must sign.


       Immunization Records - New Mexico state law requires that all immunizations are up-to-date and on file prior

       to enrollment.

       We also accept immunization records which are printed on your official transcript.


       Birth Certificate - Please provide a copy of the applicant's official birth certificate.

     International applicants must also submit a scan or color copy of their current Passport.


       Proof of Medical Insurance Coverage - Proof of Medical Insurance is required before or on matriculation day.


Once we receive your application and the paperwork noted above we will review your file, make our admission

decision and notify you of the outcome.


8. Deposit to hold your place in the fall class!

       Our tuition deposit is $350.00 and is due by May 1st (If you are offered a position in the class after May 1, submit the

       deposit within 7 business days). This amount will be applied to your fall charges. If you have questions about the

       deposit or are on a scholarship that covers your costs, please contact us at admissions@nmmi.edu.


Additional questions? Visit: Frequently Asked Questions for Prospective Parents.