How to Register for Classes

requires username and passwordSTEP #1Create your account.

  1. GO TO
  2. CLICK on “Create an Account”.
  3. Enter your SSN or Student ID # and Date of Birth. 4. ACCEPT Terms and Conditions.
  4. CREATE an NMSU username and password.
  5. INPUT emergency contact information.
  6. Log out and then log in again.
  7. Create 3 “secret” questions to help you remember your password.


requires username and passwordSTEP #2Before you register, check the online class schedule to determine whether the class(es) you want are online or face-to-face. Class Schedule

NOW To Register….

  1. GO TO (You can access from the NMSU-A homepage.)
  3. CLICK on registration on left side under “Quick Links.”
  4. SELECT term (summer, spring, or fall) and click SUBMIT.
  5. CLICK on ADD/DROP from the drop down list.
  6. SELECT term again and click SUBMIT.
  7. ACCEPT NMSU Terms and Agreements for payment.
  8. Enter the 5-digit CRN (course call number) in the boxes at the bottom.
  9. CLICK on SUBMIT CHANGES to verify your class choice. (Note: If you see a RED DOT • with a message, you are NOT registered for that course. If it shows “Closed Section,” the class is full. If it shows you have “Holds,” go to the bottom of the page and click on “View Holds.” Contact the department indicated by the hold.)
  10. When using online registration, you can generate a registration document at the NMSU-A Admissions and Records Office but a picture ID is required to pick up the document.
  11. Pay for your class(es) by the deadline. The Tuition/Fees page lists various payment options and deadlines.


NOTE: You must register in person if any of the following apply:

  • Instructor Approval
  • Independent Study
  • Nursing Courses
  • Class graded Audit or SU