There is more to life than studying and textbooks. At New Mexico State University, our faculty, staff and students as well as our community members enjoy a variety of recreational, athletic and cultural events. You have your pick of sports and social clubs, fraternities, sororities, honor societies, and cultural and religious and advocacy organizations. From cheering on our student-athletes during one of their exciting games to watching a rousing performance at the exquisite Center for the Arts, we have something for everyone.
Arts & Recreation
The university offers a variety of arts and recreational activities. Museums and art galleries, professional theater, music ensembles and symphony, visiting artists, national performers, professional road shows, on-campus public radio and TV stations, a student-run radio station, an 18-hole golf course, tennis and activity centers and natatorium are available at NMSU Las Cruces.
NMSU is a member of the NCAA Division 1-A Western Athletic Conference in 16 of its 17 sports, with the NMSU football team in the Division 1 FBS Sun Belt Conference. Our student-athletes have a graduation success rate of 73% and NMSU had 131 academic All-WAC Conference recipients in 2013-14.