Attend our annual Spring Term graduation at Tingley Coliseum on the EXPO New Mexico Fair Grounds. Celebrate as our students receive their diploma, certificate, or associates degree.
See the ceremony with your friends and family! Entrance to graduation is free, however parking at EXPO New Mexico costs $5. We encourage you to carpool to the event as there will be over 800 students participating in the graduation ceremony.
Graduation will begin promptly at 12 p.m.
Read more details below about parking, arriving, and the ceremony.
If you are participating in the ceremony, you will receive instructions on when and where to go.
If you are attending, arrive as EARLY as 11:15 a.m. to find easy parking and convenient seating in Tingley Coliseum.
Arriving entrance: Graduates, family members and friends will all enter Tingley Coliseum through Gate 8 located just off Louisiana Blvd. and Lomas SE. All Graduates should report to the Creative Arts Building no earlier than 10:00 a.m. for the graduate check-in process.
Parking for the graduation ceremony will only be free for graduates who are participating (walking) in the actual ceremony.
Read more about this special day: cnm.edu/depts/graduation/commencement/graduation-day