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, reserve a workshop date (email Shayla Patton at admissions@nmsa-ai.org).

There are five workshop dates:

    • October 28th, 2023 – 9:00 AM to 12 Noon
    • December 2nd, 2023 – 9:00 AM to 12 Noon
    • February 3rd, 2024 – 9:00 AM to 12 Noon
    • February 24th, 2024 – 9:00 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 limited rolling admissions please email admissions@nmsa-ai.org.