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Opportunity Scholarship grows New Mexico college enrollment by over 4% in first increase since 2010


Second-highest enrollment increase in the country; Thousands more New Mexicans pursuing college and career training

SANTA FE – Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham and the state Higher Education Department announced on Thursday that New Mexico college enrollment has increased for the first time in over a decade, growing by over 4% as a result of the governor’s creation of tuition-free college with the Opportunity Scholarship.

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