Student Submissions

A brief description.

The undergraduate branch of Mimbres Press of Western New Mexico University aims to publish an online journal of academic work by New Mexico undergraduate students.

The journal will consist of works in the following categories: Academic Papers (such as research projects), Essays, Creative Writing (fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and short stories), and Art.


All submissions from undergraduate students currently working towards a degree or from undergraduate students that graduated in the past 12 months are welcome. Recent graduates are asked to submit work that they completed during their enrollment in undergraduate school.

All academic papersessays, art, and creative writing completed by an undergraduate student, including work completed as in-class assignments, are welcome. Please limit creative writing to a length no longer than a short story. Essays and creative writing should be well-formatted.

Mature language in creative writing submissions is allowed within reason.

Submissions of artwork are welcome in the form of a large, well-taken photo. WNMU students have access to photography equipment at the Media & Education Technologies Services located in Miller Library on campus.

Mimbres Press of Western New Mexico University will not consider romance novels, erotica, thrillers, horror, or film scripts.

Make your submission below!

Student Submissions
Please indicate how you would like to be known. Pen names are not accepted.
Confirm Email
Must be permanent mailing address
Files must meet the following criteria: Written submissions must be in a Word Document. Image submissions must be a large, well-taken photo, file type JPEG.
For art/image submissions only.
Please feel free to submit a short bio. Artists may also use this field for an artist statement.
By signing your name, you confirm that the work you are submitting is your own, original work. Mimbres Press does not accept plagiarism or AI-generated content.

Because our student editorial staff are committed to their education and extracurriculars, please allow them up to a week to respond.

Contact Kait Phistry at her email with any questions.

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