Registration Schedule by Classification

If you attended Summer 2015, Fall 2015, or Spring 2016  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: April 7, 2016 – May 24, 2016
  • Late Registration: May 25, 2016– June 1, 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 placed on academic suspension during the end of the term grading process will have pre–registered courses for future semesters cancelled and applicable refunds will be made by the University Accounts
CRIMSON SCHOLARS (Seniors and Juniors) Thursday April 7, 2016
STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES (must have approval from Student Accessibility Services) Thursday April 7, 2016
VETERAN STUDENTS (All Levels – See Additional Info. for criteria) Thursday April 7, 2016
CRIMSON SCHOLARS (Sophomores and Freshmen) Friday April 8, 2016
GRADUATE STUDENTS Monday April 11, 2016
SENIORS (94 cr. or more) Monday April 11, 2016
JUNIORS (62 – 93 cr.) Tuesday April 12, 2016
SOPHOMORES (28 – 61 cr.) Wednesday April 13, 2016
FRESHMEN (0 – 27 cr.) Thursday April 14, 2016
NON–DEGREE Friday April 15, 2016
READMITTED STUDENTS (last attended prior to Summer 2014) Friday April 15, 2016
NEW TRANSFER STUDENTS Monday April 18, 2016
NEW STUDENTS (Undergraduate and Graduate Students) Monday April 18, 2016
SENIOR CITIZENS (New Mexico residents who are 65 or older may attend New Mexico State University at a reduced tuition rate. Individuals must apply and qualify for this program through the Registrar’s Office.) Wednesday May 25, 2016