Apply to NMSA!

New Mexico’s Public High School for the Arts

Applications are now open for the 2024-25 school year

STEP 1: Application

After a student has decided to apply, they should complete and submit the application form.

STEP 2: Application Workshop

Once your application is submitted, please reserve a workshop date by emailing Shayla Patton

Upcoming workshop dates

  • February 3, 2024
    9 am to 12 noon
  • February 24, 2024
    9 am to 12 noon

Contact Admissions

Shayla Patton, Admissions Coordinator
admissions@nmsa-ai.org | 505.670.0074

Admissions at NMSA

Currently, New Mexico School for the Arts accepts approximately 80 students in 9th grade, and a limited number of positions may be available in the 10th and 11th grades, depending on enrollment levels. Seniors are currently considered on a case-by-case basis. Inquire for more information.

Rolling Admissions 2023-24

For information on limited rolling admissions for the current academic year, please email admissions@nmsa-ai.org.