Registration Schedule by Classification

If you attended Spring 2015, Summer 2015, or Fall 2015 semesters, you are eligible to register.*
All others, apply for admission or readmission.

Terms and Conditions for Processing a Course Registration

  • Each student is required to agree to the Terms and Conditions for Processing a Course Registration before enrollment can occur which confirms  acknowledgement that by enrolling in classes at New Mexico State University (NMSU), the student makes a financial commitment to pay the tuition and fee charges associated with that enrollment.  The enrollment action constitutes a financial obligation between the student and NMSU and all proceeds of this agreement will be used for educational purposes and constitute an educational loan pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 523(a) (8).  Visit University Accounts Receivable website for the complete listing of the Terms and Conditions for Processing a Course Registration.

Registration Periods

  • Early Registration: November 12, 2015 – January 19, 2016
  • Late Registration: January 20, 2016 – January 29, 2016 ($25 late registration fee applies per campus)

Registration Process

  1. Each student is encouraged to obtain academic advising through your Advising Center or department in which you are seeking a degree.
  2. Below is the classification sequence to determine your beginning registration date.
    Students who do not register on their designated date can register at any time in the remaining
    classification sequence and registration periods. The class schedule can be found online only.
  3. Schedule courses through MyNMSU or at your academic college.
Designated Group or Classification Day Date
*NOTE: Any student who is placed on academic suspension at the end of
the term’s grading process and is pre–registered for courses for future semesters will have their courses cancelled and applicable refunds will be made by the University Accounts
CRIMSON SCHOLARS (Seniors and Juniors) Thursday November 12, 2015
STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES (must have approval from Student Accessibility Services) Thursday November 12, 2015
VETERAN STUDENTS (All Levels – See Additional Info for criteria) Thursday November 12, 2015
CRIMSON SCHOLARS (Sophomores and Freshmen) Friday  November 13, 2015
GRADUATE STUDENTS Monday November 16, 2015
SENIORS (94 cr. or more) Monday November 16, 2015
JUNIORS (62 – 93 cr.) Tuesday November 17, 2015
SOPHOMORES (28 – 61 cr.) Wednesday November 18, 2015
FRESHMEN (0 – 27 cr.) Thursday November 19, 2015
NON–DEGREE Friday November 20, 2015
READMITTED STUDENTS (last attended prior to Spring 2015) Friday November 20, 2015
NEW TRANSFER STUDENTS Monday November 30, 2015
NEW STUDENTS (Undergraduate and Graduate Students) Monday November 30, 2015
SENIOR CITIZENS (New Mexico residents who are 65 or older may attend New Mexico State University at reduced tuition rate. Individuals must apply and qualify for this program through the Registrar’s Office.) Wednesday January 20, 2016