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Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint NM 87313

Phone: 505.786.4100
Fax: 505.786.5644


Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle AZ, 86503
Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700


Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514
Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596


Kirtland Instructional Site
540 Road 6580, Kirtland, NM 87417
Phone: 505.598.4580


Zuni Instructional Site
67 301 North, Zuni, NM 87327
Phone: 505.782.6010 or 6022

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Vivo Masks, a US-based, Venetian mask company, has just launched a mask design scholarship open to students. The designer of the best Venetian mask will win a $1,000 scholarship, plus their design will go into production in the USA and debut as a product on Vivo Masks website.

You can find out more about the scholarship here: https://www.vivomasks.com/pages/design-a-mask-scholarship-award

Good afternoon Skyhawk Community!

The end of the semester instructor/course evaluations for fall 2019 is now available! This is a wonderful opportunity for you to provide feedback to your instructors on how exciting your courses were this semester. To access your course evaluations, follow the steps included in your email. Please keep in mind that your responses are kept confidential and only aggregated responses are released after final grades are due. 📊 Course evaluations have been emailed directly to each student based on the email they provided during registration. If you have not received an email regarding your course evaluations, please contact Sheena Begay at sheena.begay@navajotech.edu.

NTU Regular Board Meeting is scheduled for December 20, 2019 at 8:00 a.m., at SIPI in Albuquerque (S & T Conference Room).

Navajo Technical University's Bookstore is having their Textbook Buyback event happening:

  • December 10 and 11, 2019 @ Wellness Center Gym
    From 8:30am to 4:30pm
  • December 12, 2019 @ Chinle Trailer C
    From 8:30am to 4:30pm

Students, we understand you use them over the semester and they gain wear and tear! Although please follow these guidelines if your selling your textbooks:

  • Books must contain all original materials. NO missing materials or torn out pages.
  • NO major water damage. Depending on condition we may accept minimal water damaged.
  • ABSOLUTELY NO Markings inside textbooks. We can accept them if you erase or whiteout the markings.

Any questions, contact the bookstore at 505.786.4371

Congratulations NTU Graduates,

Graduation regalia (Cap & Gown) are now for sale at the Bookstore. Please see prices below for your reference.

Cap & Gown - $25.00
Cap Only - $10.00
Tassels - $7.00
Certificate Stoles - $10.00
Bachelor & Associate Hoods - $20.00
Bachelor Hoods- $15.00

Certificate Cap & Gown Package - $25.00
(with 1-white stole & 1- tassel)

Associate Cap & Gown Package- $40.00
(with 1-red stole & 1- tassel)

Bachelor Cap & Gown Package- $40.00
(with 1-red stole, 1-hood, 1-tassel)

Master Cap & Gown Package- $40.00

**Late Petitioners,we have extra cap & gowns available for purchase. You may pay for your regalia at the Bookstore (money order, cash and/or credit card are acceptable). If you have any questions please contact the Bookstore at 505.786.4371. Once again congratulations graduates!


Navajo Technical University is working with the Crownpoint Chapter in collecting information on how trails are currently being used in Crownpoint in order to improve better walkability and connectivity. To provide your input, please click on the below link:


For more information, contact Daniel Vandever at dvandever@navajotech.edu.

The Inter-Tribal Council of AT&T Employees (ICAE) has developed the 2019 Fall Scholarship Program as a way of reaching back into local communities to financially assist Native American students in continuing their higher education. The 2019 program has increased the level of funding and will include: 15 - $1,000 scholarships, 4 $1,500 scholarships, 4 - $2,000 scholarships and 3 - $2,500 scholarships. Deadline extended to December 15th.


Scholarship Application

SunTec Auto Glass is offering a yearly academic scholarship with a cash value of $1500 - awarded to the student who surpasses other contenders with this opportunity.

The SunTec Auto Glass Scholarship is open to any American student who meets the following criteria:

  • Currently a student of an accredited university, college or community college OR are a high school senior and you plan on attending an accredited university, college or community college the following semester after your graduation.
  • Has a grade point average (GPA) score of 2.5 or higher.
  • Can supply an essay of at least 1000 words by the application deadline of December 15, 2019.
  • Any student, no matter their degree choice or education sector, can apply - provided they meet the above requirements.

Any information you may need about the SunTec Auto Glass Scholarship can be found at: http://www.suntecautoglass.com/scholarship.html.


Today is the first day of early registration for the spring semester at all five of NTU's locations in Crownpoint, Zuni, Kirtland, Teec Nos Pos and Chinle. It’s important for students to begin registering as soon as possible as it allows our registrar’s office to better plan for course availability. It also helps our business and financial aid offices to begin processing paperwork for Pell disbursements. The sooner students register, the sooner they are able to get the financial aid disbursement.


Spring 2020 Semester (Pre-Registration Begins: October 28, 2019)
Crownpoint Online Registration

Navajo Technical University will be working with the Crownpoint Chapter and National Parks Services in hosting focus groups for the development of walking trails in Crownpoint the week of October 21st. We will specifically look to collect feedback of the youth and college students, elders and care takers, and healthcare professionals who utilize the current trails.

Each focus group should last one hour and a smoked brisket dinner will be provided. We only have space for 9 participants in each focus group so please RSVP to Daniel Vandever at dvandever@navajotech.edu if you'd like to participate. Please share this information with anyone you feel would provide good insight into trail development in Crownpoint.

For more information, contact me at any time via email or send me a text or voicemail at 505-488-8444.

NTU NPS FocusGroupFlyer


NTU is pleased to announce that the Institution Actions Council of the Higher Learning Commission approved a Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science on September 9, 2019. The new degree will be offered on Navajo Technical University's Crownpoint campus this upcoming spring semester.

The new degree program is designed to provide technical and applied instruction in the biological, physical, technical, and economic aspects of livestock production. The degree includes application of basic principles of selection, animal breeding, animal nutrition, reproduction, feeding and management of livestock for the production of meat, milk, and wool.

Congratulations to everyone who was instrumental in getting this degree approved! For more information contact Dr. Germaine Daye at gdaye@navajotech.edu.

In partnership with Crownpoint Health Education, Navajo Technical University will be hosting a Youth Volleyball Camp on June 27th and June 28th. Registration is currently ongoing and will end on June 26th at 5:00PM. Please download the attached liability waiver form and registration form down below. The forms can be scanned and emailed to elias.morgan@nndoh.org or glafrance@navajotech.edu, or fax to 505.786.2011


Liability Waiver Form Registration Form

On Tuesdays, starting on June 11, 2019, the NTU Communications Department will begin playing Navajo 10 at the Elders' Center here in Crownpoint. We're doing so in order to engage and interact with our elders, and to begin discussions of better including our elders in university events and operations. If you'd like to participate and play with us, please contact Daniel Vandever at dvandever@navajotech.edu or Cuyler Frank at cfrank@navajotech.edu.

We can carpool over if you'd like to attend. We're doing this during our lunch break so we don't miss time at work. Please see the attached flyer for more information.

NTU Navajo10flyer

ntuBlanket NTU Blanket

The official NTU Pendleton blanket is now on sale at the NTU Bookstore! The price is $250. Look, even Delegate Amber Crotty was impressed! Attached is a picture of the Pendleton design and a document that discusses the significance of the blanket’s various symbols. For more information about the design, please contact Daniel Vandever in the NTU Communications Department or Bonnie Yazzie from Diné Studies. NTU. Endless Possibility.

Rug Patterns

NTU 40Anniversary

This year is NTU's 40th Anniversary as an institution of higher education, and we'll be launching the celebration at this year's spring commencement. It will start with the commencement of our first honorary doctorate degree when NM Senator John Pinto receives a Doctorate of Public Service, and will continue into the next year with guest speakers at each of our sites. Each of the events will lead to an end-of-the-year celebration in which we hope to engage alumni and past employees.

Come join us on May 17th to celebrate the launch of our 40thAnniversary, and enjoy the graduation festivities, including the commencement address by environmental activist and author Winona LaDuke.

For more information about NTU’s 40th Anniversary celebration, please contact the Mr. Tony Major and the 40th Anniversary Committee at amajor@navajotech.edu.

There will be a special board meeting on Friday, May 17, 2019 at 8:00 a.m at Navajo Technical University.

Contact NTU

Navajo Technical University
Lowerpoint Road, State Hwy 371
Crownpoint, NM 87313

Phone: 505.786.4100
Fax: 505.786.5644

Chinle Instructional Site
PO Box 849, Chinle, AZ 86503

Phone: 928.674.5764
Fax: 928.674.5700

Teec Nos Pos Instructional Site
PO Box 1203, Teec Nos Pos, AZ 86514

Phone: 928.656.3600
Fax: 928.656.3596

Kirtland Instructional Site
540 Road 6580, Kirtland, New Mexico 87417

Phone: 505.598.4585

Zuni Instructional Site
67 301 North, Zuni, NM 87327

Phone: 505.782.6010