Bridge Scholarship





University of New Mexico Valencia Campus
Financial Aid Office
Bridge to Success Scholarship Application

Eligibility requirements:



All incoming freshmen are encouraged to apply!

  • New Mexico Resident.

  • Graduated from a NM public or private accredited high school, or NM HS Equivalency.

  • Apply for admission at UNM Valencia Campus.

  • Complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) beginning October 1, 2017.

  • Complete your financial aid file at UNM-Valencia Financial Aid Office

  • Submit official high school or equivalency transcript with final grade point average by July 27, 2018

  • Register full-time (12+ credit hours) for fall 2018 semester.

  • High school GPA of 2.5. Contact the Financial Aid Office for high school equivalency score requirements.

1. Last Name
2. First Name
3. UNM ID Number
4. Date of Birth MM/DD/YYYY
5. Street Address
6. City
7. State
8. Zip Code
9. Phone
10. UNM Email
11. Graduation Status:
New Mexico High School Diploma  
New Mexico High School Equivalency   
12. High School Graduation Date:(MM/YYYY)
13. Name of High School or Institution that High School Diploma/Equivalency was received.
14. City and State of Institution:
NM Legislative Lottery Scholarship is awarded the second semester of attendance if the following requirements are met:

•New Mexico Resident

•Graduate from a NM public or private accredited private high school or NM HS Equivalency

•Enroll full-time in a degree seeking program at a public NM college for the first regular semester following graduation or earning equivalency. (qualifying semester)

•Earn at least 12 credit hours during the qualifying semester at two-year institution

•Earn at least 15 credit hours during the qualifying semester at four-year institution.

•Earn at least a 2.5 Grade Point Average during the qualifying semester.

•Lottery Scholarship is available for a total of three semesters at two year institution then an additional four semesters at four year institution as long as requirements are achieved each semester.

REMINDER-Scholarship applications will not be reviewed without an Official NM High School or High School Equivalency transcripts.  Please submit transcripts to:

1. Email: (best option)

2. Mail:
UNM-Valencia Campus
Attn: Admissions
280 La Entrada
Los Lunas, NM 87031