Skip to main content

New Mexico State University


Admission Application Deadlines:

Summer 2021 10-week/1st 5-week sessions: April 8 - May 17. Classes start May 26, 2021.

2nd 5-week session: April 8 - June 22Classes start July 1


Fall 2021 16-week/1st 8-week sessions: April 8 - August 9Classes start August 18.

2nd 8-week session: April 8 - October 4Classes start October 13.

New and Readmitting Students: Select "Apply Now" box below

Registration Information

Spring 2021 Registration Info

The Spring 2021 semester will begin January 25.

The first step for new students is to apply for Admissions.

Registration dates opened in November, based student classification (FRESHMAN, SOPHOMORE, DUAL CREDIT, VETERAN and more). If you are a new student, it is not too early to begin the admissions process. Students who have not taken a class in a year or more must apply for re-admission.

Student Services is taking appointments for Admissions, Advising, Financial Aid, Veteran Services, Dual Credit, and Accessibilities Services. To request an appointment, please call 575.439.3600, email or complete the online form.

If you are a new student, please review the Registration Checklist for admissions instructions or call 575.439.3600.

Dual Credit (High School) students should check out these admissions and registration instructions.

All departments are available by phone, email and zoom Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm.

For more information on admissions, registration, or to make an appointment with a student services department, please call 575.439.3600.


Attention: Dual Credit (High School) Students

Dual Credit is a statewide program by which eligible high school and home-schooled students can receive high school credits and college credits for taking approved college courses. If you wish to participate in the Dual Credit Program, you must first consult with your High School Counselor.

Call Academic Advisors 575.439.3600, email or check for more information.

Testing Center Information

Students need to make appointments with the Testing Center to take their various exams, including placement tests. Due to Covid-19, social distancing, and limited numbers of people in the building, we are not providing walk-in proctored testing at this time. Students can make appointments by contacting the Testing Center at 575.439.3852 or .

Active-Duty and Spouses/Dependents, Veterans

Active-Duty Military Personnel, spouses and dependents, and Veterans receive IN-STATE tuition by completing a military waiver. Student fees used to support NMSU-A information technology and infrastructure will be assessed to all students beginning with the 2020 Summer sessions.

Please see this memo from NMSU-A President.

Advising Appointments can be scheduled for the Holloman AFB Education Center or NMSU-A Student Services. For more information, please contact Katie Parks at 575.439.3615 or email