Department Admissions

The Department of Communication Studies is located on New Mexico State University’s main campus in Las Cruces, in southern New Mexico. Located about 50 miles north of El Paso, Texas, and its neighbor, Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Las Cruces is a vibrant, multicultural community surrounded by beautiful skies, sun and natural scenery, all the year round. Known as the City of the Crosses, Las Cruces is the second largest city in New Mexico.

Undergraduate Admissions
  • If you are not currently a student at NMSU, you can apply for our face to face program here or to study online, apply here for our asynchronous undergraduate degree. 
  • Application forms, admission requirements and procedures for regular, transfer and foreign students and NMSU’s undergraduate catalogue are all available online or by written request to the Director of Admission, Box 3A, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 88003-0003.
Financial Aid
  • For primary consideration for financial aid, you should be first admitted to NMSU.
  • For general information about undergraduate scholarships, loans, grants and work study, go online or write to the NMSU Office of Financial Aid, Box 5100, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM 88003-0003.
Current Students
  • To declare your major or change your major, go here.

Questions regarding admissions or scholarships?  Please contact:


 Department Email
Main Office: 304 Communication Sciences
Office Phone Number: (575) 646-2801


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