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CCRC Counselor Contact Info:

Clarissa Sandoval, MA

College and Career Readiness Counselor

505-843-6400 X 20206

Hours: 7:15AM-2:15PM


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School Profile 

Seniors: you are allowed up to 5 days for campus visits.  Talk to the principal if you need to create an excused absence to visit a college during the school week.

College and Career

Important Senior Information 

Important Announcements 

Upcoming College Visits:

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SEPT      13 NACAC Virtual College Fair

SEPT        14 NM Tech Virtual Tour 3:00pm- 5:00pm

SEPT        14-19 NM 2020 Virtual College Fair

SEPT        22 Northern Arizona University Virtual Visit 2:00pm

SEPT        23 Pacific Northwest College of Art Virtual Visit 2:00pm

SEPT        24 Duke University Virtual Visit 2:00pm

SEPT        26 Coast to Coast.. Dartmouth, Northwestern, Princeton, Berkley and Vanderbilt

SEPT       29 University of New Mexico Virtual Visit 2:00pm

SEPT.      30 Davidson College 2:30pm

OCT.        1 Pennsylvania College of Technology 6pm sign up here 

OCT        1 NMSU/NM Tech Virtual Visit 2:00pm

OCT         12 Eastern NM University Virtual Visit 1:00pm 

OCT 15 UNM Application Deadline to receive the application fee waiver (select “Pay Later”

when asked for method of payment)

OCT    12 NACAC Virtual College Fair

OCT.   14 Tufts University 3:00 

OCT.   14 RAMACAC College Fair 6:00-8:00pm 

OCT    18 NACAC Virtual College Fair

OCT    21 NM Highlands University Virtual Visit 2:00pm

OCT     27 Fort Lewis College 2:00pm

OCT       28 Grand Canyon University Virtual Visit 2:00pm 

OCT.      29 Embry Riddle University 2:00 pm


Upcoming FAFSA Nights:

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Wednesday, October 13th 1:00-3:00pm

Wednesday, October 21st 6:00-8:00pm

Wednesday, November 13th 5:30-7:30pm

Wednesday, December 9th 6:00-8:00pm

Wednesday, January 13th 5:30-7:30pm

Wednesday, February 10th 6:00- 8:00pm

Wednesday, March 10th 5:30-7:30pm

College Planning Checklists:


9th and 10th Grade planning Timeline

11th Grade Planning Timeline

12th Grade Planning Timeline 


UNM Dual Credit:

I would like to direct you to the  UNM dual credit website for any updates/changes to the Dual Credit program.

I would encourage you to check the website over the next  two  months for any updates.  We are monitoring and following the COVID 19 guidelines and will make update/changes to the current process as needed.

CNM Dual Credit info:

Enroll, forms, and testing requirements:

Students can now take the ACCUPLACER online:

“When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this – you haven’t.”

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” — Thomas A. Edison

Career Exploration 

Apprenticeship Information 

College Research Worksheet

Below is a link for a generic College Research Worksheet. I encourage you to make a copy of it and change it to make it your own. For instance, you can add a section or delete a question to list what is important to you. It is often hard to remember what each college offers when you are researching and it helps to write it down as you go.

New Mexico College Guide

The link below will take you to a NM College Guide. It gives details for all of our NM colleges including costs, admissions information and fast facts. 

NM Lottery Scholarship 

Four-year institutions

  • Students must now take 15 credit hours per semester and must maintain at least a 2.5 GPA every semester to continue to be eligible
  • If you maintain eligibility, you can receive the Lottery Scholarship for 7 semesters for 4-year institutions

Two-year institutions

  • Students must take 12 credit hours per semester and must maintain at least a 2.5 GPA every semester to continue to be eligible
  • If you maintain eligibility, you can receive the Lottery Scholarship for 3 semesters for 2-year institutions