Returning Student

Follow These Steps:

  1. Submit an Application
    • Complete the Online Application and allow two (2) business days for processing from the date of submission online (please be sure to hit submit & then log off).
  2. Apply for Financial Aid. There are many different financial aid programs available.
  3. Complete an Assessment if you have not already taken your first college math or English class or if you have not previously taken assessment tests. If you have completed assessment testing at another college, you may send your assessment results to NMJC’s Counseling Office, (fax: 575.492.2558). These results must be received prior to registering for classes. In addition, if you have taken the ACT or SAT, you can use those scores as placement data.
  4. Meet with a Counselor. Our counselors will help you develop your educational plan, make sure classes will transfer, refer you to appropriate services, and answer specific questions and concerns
  5. Register for Courses. Two ways to register!
    • You can register online through the T-BirdWeb Portal. You will need your student identification number (A#) to enter the portal. If you do not recall your number, you can call the Registrar's Office, 492-2546, or Technical Services, 492-2500. You will have to disclose some personal identifying information before your student identification will be released over the telephone.
    • You can also register on campus in the Ben Alexander Student Learning Center.
  6. Pay Your Tuition and Fees.  Payment is required to complete registration within 48 hours. You can pay for courses online, in-person, or by phone. We accept most major credit cards, checks, and cash. We also offer a convenient payment plan (FACTS) through the e-Cashier. Additionally, you can pay in full using a credit card through FACTS without a service charge.
  7. Purchase your textbooks. Visit our bookstore located in the Ben Alexander Student Learning Center. You can also order your books from our online bookstore.
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