New Faculty Survival Kit

Your First Week at Tech

Parking: All parking is free without permit. Additional parking can be found in a lot on College Street near Brown Hall.

Campus Map

ID: Take proof of employment from the Human Resources Office to Registrar’s Office. Photo ID will be created for you on the spot.

Keys: Obtain Key Request form from your department office.  If you have any questions, please discuss them with your department's administrative assistant.

Return the form to Key Control. Keys will be given or ordered as needed.

Email: Contact your department chairperson or administrative assistant to request your campus email account.  For more information on email services at NMT, see

Wi Fi: Once your Banweb login is active, you can access the NMT wireless.  See this page for usage instructions:

Wired Network Connections: Contact your department chairperson or administrative assistant to request wired network services.  For more information see

Campus Directory:

Faculty Senate: First Tuesday of the month at 4 pm (tentatively) in Workman 101.  New faculty are introduced at the first meeting of the semester.


Canvas (NMT's Learning Management System) 

Setting up your course:



Accessing Banweb (  Contact department chairperson or administrative assistant for Banweb login information.

To reset password: Contact the Registrar’s Office.


Information Technology and Communications (ITC)

ITC provides support for computers in some computer labs (others are managed by ACT - see below), campus email, and network access (wi-fi and wired) across campus.  

A variety of software is available--for both Windows and Linux--on any ITC lab machines. 

Find further information about ITC at

Contacts: 575-835-5700 or  



Access Your Library Account

At the link below, click on Set/reset password. You will be prompted to enter your Banner ID and an email will be sent to your NMT email, prompting you to create a password.

Your library account and password is separate from your BanWeb account.

Access your library account here.

Course Reserve Materials

To add materials for course reserve, fill out the form below and library staff will be happy to assist you. If the materials requested are in the library’s collection, items will be available within 48 business hours.

Course Reserve Request Form

Online Resources

Skeen Library offers access to multiple online resources, where you can search for and find articles, e-books, journals, and more. Check out the links below for more information.

A-Z Database List

Skeen Library Catalog

Databases, eBooks, and Newspapers

Reserving Rooms at Skeen Library

You can make reservations at the link below. Priority is given to NMT students, faculty, and staff.

Room Reservations

Library Instruction for Your Class(es)

You may request library instruction for your students by filling out the form below. In order to ensure that instruction sessions are relevant to your class, we ask that you make requests at least two weeks in advance so that the librarian(s) have time to prepare and collaborate with you.

Library Instruction Form

Additional Resources

For more information on these and other library resources, check out our Skeen Library faculty resources page.


Need Computer Help in the Classroom?

Information Technology and Communications (ITC)

Information Technology and Communications (ITC) provides support for student computers in computer classrooms, computer labs, and wi-fi and network connections in all classrooms. Contacts: 575-835-5700,

Campus network and Wi-Fi.

Find information here:

 Contact: 575-835-5700 or email

ACT (Academic Center for Technology)

Provides support for instructor stations and all multi-media equipment in Tech classrooms. Contacts: 575-835-6688, act@nmt.edu

For information on classrooms, which classrooms support distance education and lecture capture, and room schedules, go to:

Department Computers

All other computers are covered by the building’s respective department. See Directory.



All Faculty Email: Contact Lyndsey Lewis ( to be added to list.

This Week at Tech : NMT Calendar (

Academic Affairs Google Calendar



Campus Police (575) 835-5555
Socorro Police/Fire/EMS 911

Socorro Mental Health Center

(575) 835-2444


Campus Police

Please see for the full list of services.


The Student Activity Center (SAC): Facing the entrance upon walking into the building. Ring the doorbell for service.


Non-emergency: (575) 835-5434

Emergency: dial 5555 or 911 on any campus phone, or 575-835-5555 on any non-campus phone.



RAVE System

The Rave system notifies registered members of emergencies via text messages, emails, and phone calls.

To sign up

Go to

Type in “New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.”

Click Register on the right side of the page.

Fill out personal information. Be sure to use your Tech email address.

You will then receive a confirmation email and text.

**Contact Natalie Armijo at Campus Police for help,