Junior Counselors Registration

Welcome to the Junior Counselors for New Mexico Boys State registration page.

One of the secrets to success of the New Mexico Boys State is the group of outstanding Staff and Counselors who enjoy working with New Mexico’s future leaders.

To apply to be a Boys State Staff or Counselor, meet these criteria:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have no criminal record
  • Undergo a background check

If you attended Boys State, there must be at least one year between attendance at Boys State and serving as a counselor, however you can apply to be a Junior Counselor.

Click here to register to be a Junior Counselor.

Follow the instructions to apply for Boys State Staff or Counselor.

Background checks are required of all staff members who are involved with the boys of New Mexico Boys State. We must attest that all New Mexico Boys State staff and counselors are of the highest caliber and no individuals with criminal histories involving crimes against children, are volunteers with New Mexico Boys State. This process is to protect the program, you, and the participants. All information is kept confidential.

**Preference for counselor positions is given to Legion members and Sons of American Legion members.
One of the secrets to success of the New Mexico Boys State is the group of outstanding Staff and Counselors who enjoy working with New Mexico’s future leaders.

The American Legion
Department of New Mexico
1215 Mountain Rd. N.E. Albuquerque, N.M. 87102
Phone: (505) 247-0400 Fax: (505) 247-0478
Email: admin@nmlegion.org