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Career Services Your Tomorrow Begins Here!

Due to the recent directive by the NMSU Chancellor’s Office to limit the NMSU Campus to essential personnel only, our offices will be closed until further notice. Staff are working remotely and are available to answer questions Monday through Friday between 8 am – 5 pm. Please contact us for assistance as follows:

Employer Relations or Student Recruiting – or 575-646-7408
Handshake – or 575-646-1631
Cooperative Education and Internship – or 575-646-4115

Please contact Roseanne Bensley for Career Advising at

For more information regarding COVID-19, please go to

Thank you for your understanding and please be safe.

NEW! Transitioning to a Virtual Environment

Students, find your career opportunities! Employers, learn how to create virtual recruiting events!

Student Tips – The Virtual Career Experience

Employer Tips – The Virtual Recruiting Experience



What you can expect from us:

  1. Registration in our Career Management System called Handshake
  2. Introduction to connect with employers, co-op/internships, and on-campus interviews
  3. Events such as:
    • Career Fairs
    • Employer Meet-ups and Info Sessions
    • JCPenney Suit-Up event
    • Mix & Mingle
    • Etiquette Dinner
    • …and many more!

Complete Your Profile in Handshake!