Welcome

Luis Cifuentes, Ph.D. | Vice President for Research & Dean of the Graduate School

Thank you for connecting with the Graduate School at NMSU! As a Land-Grant University, New Mexico State University is committed to creation and dissemination of knowledge that serves the interests of the Nation, New Mexico and students who access the institution.  I am honored to be the Vice President for Research and Dean of the Graduate School at this great institution.  Our team is here to assist you with admission, enrollment, degree planning and completion.  Our one goal is your success.

NMSU offers a wide range of graduate programs, both face-to-face and online, which are student-centric and designed to put you in a position to compete for jobs in the work space you wish to enter.  We welcome students interested in Creative Arts, Education, Humanities, Social Sciences and STEM fields.  We seek students who share NMSU’s vision: Be Bold. Shape the Future.


Luis Cifuentes, Ph.D. | Vice President for Research &
Dean of the Graduate School