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Regents Success Scholarship

Incoming Freshmen admitted by March 3rd will automatically be considered on the basis of GPA and ACT data.

Award: Standard tuition and fees

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Enrolled in minimum of 15 new credit hours at the Main Las Cruces campus the first regular semester immediately following graduation from a New Mexico high school**
  • New Mexico resident
  • Seeking a Bachelor’s Degree
  • 3.5 GPA & 23 ACT or
  • 3.75 GPA
  • FAFSA Submitted by March 1st

Renewal Requirements:

  • 3.0 semester GPA first semester and 3.0 cumulative GPA thereafter
  • Completion of 15 new graded credit hours at the Las Cruces campus each semester following the first semester**
  • 8 semester maximum or attainment of a Bachelor’s Degree (graduation), whichever comes first

** Developmental courses and other degree requirements that are only taught at the NMSU Community Colleges will count toward the minimum required hours.