ENMU-Ruidoso and social distancing to reduce the spread of COVID-19

Dear Students,

We are following Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham’s recommendation to reduce the spread of Coronavirus-19. Therefore, beginning March 23 all classes will be offered in an online or hybrid format.

I encourage everyone to continue to follow the New Mexico Department of Health Coronavirus 19 Recommendations.

Keep handy these New Mexico Department of Health numbers:

  • For Health Concerns: 1-855-600-3453
  • For All Other Concerns, such as food, childcare, etc.: 1-833-551-0518

Students: We are here to serve you!

Campus resources will be available Monday-Friday 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. for registered students. Additionally, there will be online and remote options to receive assistance from Success Emporium staff and faculty. If you have questions, please call us at 575-315-1120. All courses will continue starting March 23. Please check your student email regularly for updates.

By Friday (March 20) you should hear from a college staff member explaining what to expect when classes resume on Monday. If you do not hear from us please call at 575-315-1120.

Helpful Links:

How to Login to the MyENMU-Ruidoso Portal

Getting Started in Canvas

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I access online courses?

Access to Canvas (where your online courses live) is done through the ENMU-Ruidoso Portal (see directions below). First, navigate to ruidoso.enmu.edu. Click on Quick Links in the upper right corner and select MyENMU-Ruidoso. Under QuickLaunch>Launchpad, click Canvas.

Who do I contact if I am having difficulties accessing courses?

Please call 575-315-1120 for assistance.

How do I receive tutoring/ other assistance if I am unable to come to campus?

On-campus and live tutoring sessions offered through Microsoft Teams will be available Monday 8 a.m.- 2 p.m. and Tuesday 9 a.m.-12 p.m. For one-on-one availability please call 575-315-1120.

Can I come to campus?

Only come to campus if you feel safe and are healthy. On campus assistance will be available Monday-Friday 8 a.m.- 5 p.m.

What do I do if I cannot access technology from home?

You are welcome to come to campus, or due to Coronavirus-19, internet service providers are allowing free services. Please contact local service providers for details.

How do I access library resources?

Library home page contains direct links to a basic core of periodical databases, our e-book selection and access to films on demand. ruidoso.enmu.edu/library

Whom do I contact if I do not feel well? 

Contact the New Mexico Department of Health at 1-855-600-3453

The college understands that this is a challenging time. Stay healthy and safe. Stay informed. And stay on top of your studies as best you can. Reach out to faculty and staff for assistance. We’re here for you.

Ryan Trosper
Vice President of Student Learning and Success