New Student Orientation Signup

Breakout Session Schedule:

8:45 Reception
9:00 Introductions
9:10 General Session #1
9:40 General Session #2
10:10 General Session #3
10:40 General Session #4
11:10 General Session #5
11:40 Break
11:50 Breakout Sessions #1
12:10 Breakout Sessions #2
12:30 Breakout Sessions #3
12:50 Breakout Sessions #4
1:10 Lunch/Survey
1:30 Tour


Breakout Session Descriptions:

  • College Parents 101 – Session for parents on what to expect when your student is in college.
  • College Showcase – Come to a session that highlights the programs here at NMSUA! Take a walk through programs in Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences, Health, Vocational Tech and more! You will also speak with instructors and students involved in these areas.
  • Student Organizations – A look at how students can represent NMSUA though student committees and impact the quality of life at the institution.
    Academic Support Center, Pre-Requisites & Placement Tests – Offered services for learning through one-on-one and group tutoring in the ASC as well as placement tests, which determine what your skill level is in math, reading, and writing. Other topics include requirements for other classes.
  • Career Planning & CHOICES – Session on Basic tools to assist students through the career choice and job search processes, specifically through the use of CHOICES Career Planner.
  • – Through my.NMSU, students, faculty, and staff can access registration, grades, Banner Self Service email online learning, phonebook, and much more. This session will help you activate that account.
  • Canvas - Session on the learning activities of NMSU-A’s students, faculty, and staff through the use of CANVAS program for online classes.

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    Please Choose FOUR Breakout Sessions

     College Showcase Student Organizations Sessions Academic Support Center Session Career Planning & CHOICES Canvas Session Developmental Tools for Success (By Invite Only)