Mega Millions® Jackpot Raised to $810 Million


ALBUQUERQUEThe estimated Mega Millions® jackpot for Tuesday, July 26, 2022, has been raised to $810 million.

If the jackpot is hit at $810 million, it would be the 3rd largest jackpot win in Mega Millions history.

New Mexico Lottery CEO David Barden said, “It’s fun for players to think about what they would do if they won a large jackpot prize. As exciting as this might be, please remember to play responsibly.”

New Mexico Lottery players have until 8:45 p.m. MT Tuesday to buy tickets for the next Mega Millions drawing.


About Mega Millions

Mega Millions tickets are $2 per play. Tickets are sold in 45 states, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Proceeds from the sale of Mega Millions tickets support a wide variety of good causes. In New Mexico, 100% of net proceeds fund the Legislative Lottery Scholarship fund.


Legislative Lottery Scholarships

Since 1996, the New Mexico Lottery has raised $944 million for education and more than 139,000 students have attended college on Legislative Lottery Scholarships. 

More information about Legislative Lottery Scholarships is available at