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Important Dates for Students

August 15 – December 7, 2018

 

Full Term

(16 Week Term)

August 15 – December 7

Mini-Semester 1

(First Eight Week Term)

August 15 – October 8

Mini-Semester 2

(Second Eight Week Term)

October 9 – December 7

Classes Begin August 15 August 15 October 9
Disenrollment (financial) August 16 August 16 August 16
Late Registration ($25.00 Late Fee Assessed) August 15 – August 24 August 15 – August 20 October 9 – October 12
Last Day to Add Courses (Without Instructor Signature) August 16 August 16 October 10
Last Day to Add Courses (With Instructor Signature) August 24 August 20 October 12
Degree Application Deadline (without a late fee) August 24 August 24 August 24
Residency Tuition Application Deadline August 29 August 29 August 29
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (100% refund) August 31 August 24 October 18
Early Performance Grades Available(100 & 200 level courses) September 21-September 25  Does not apply to Mini-Semesters Does not apply to Mini-Semesters
Last Day to Withdraw from a Single Course with a “W” October 12 September 13 November 7
Last Day to Withdraw from the University November 30 September 26 November 27
Last Day of Classes December 7 October 8 December 7
Final Grades Available December 12 December 12 December 12

University Holidays

  Labor Day September 3
  Thanksgiving Holiday November 19 – 23

January 16 – May 10, 2019

 

Full Term

(16 Week Term)

January 16 – May 10

Mini-Semester 1

(First Eight Week Term)

January 16 – March 11

Mini-Semester 2

(Second Eight Week Term)

March 12 – May 10

Classes Begin January 16 January 16 March 12
Disenrollment (financial) January 17 January 17 January 17
Late Registration ($25.00 Late Fee Assessed) January 16 – January 28 January 16 – January 22 March 12 – March 15
Last Day to Add Courses (Without Instructor Signature) January 17 January 17 March 13
Last Day to Add Courses (With Instructor Signature) January 28 January 22 March 15
Degree Application Deadline TBD TBD TBD
Residency Tuition Application Deadline January 30 January 30 January 30
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (100% refund) February 1 January 28 March 21
Early Performance Grades Available (100 & 200 level courses) February 22 – February 26 Does not apply to Mini-Semesters Does not apply to Mini-semesters
Last Day to Withdraw from a Single Course with a “W” March 15 February 14 April 16
Last Day to Withdraw from the University (by 4:59 p.m.) May 3 February 27

(date ONLY applies if registered for all MS1 courses)

April 30

(date ONLY applies if registered for all MS2 courses)

Last Day of Classes May 10 March 11 May 10
Final Grades Available May 15 May 15 May 15

University Holidays

Martin Luther King Holiday January 21
 Spring Break March 25 – 29
 Spring Holiday April 19

Residency

The last day to submit a Residency Tuition Application is listed above. For further information concerning residency, please visit Residency for Tuition Purposes.

Degree Application

Students completing degree requirements for the Fall semester must apply online at MyNMSU by date listed above. A $25 late fee will be assessed for any application received after that date. Please visit Commencement for more information on degree application deadlines.

May 22 – August 1, 2019

 

Full Ten-Week Term

May 22-August 1

First Five-Week Term (SU1)

May 22-June 26

Second Five-Week Term (SU2)

June 27-August 1

Eight Week Term (SU3)

May 22-July 17

Classes Begin May 22 May 22 June 27 May 22
Disenrollment (financial) May 23 May 23 May 23 May 23
Late Registration ($25.00 Late Fee Assessed) May 22-May 29 May 22-May 24 June 27-July 1 May 22-May 28
Last Day to Add Courses (Without Instructor Signature) May 23 May 23 June 28 May 23
Last Day to Add Courses (With Instructor Signature) May 29 May 24 July 1 May 28
Degree Application Deadline
Residency Tuition Application Deadline
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (100% refund) June 5 May 29 July 3 June 3
Early Performance Grades Available (100 & 200 level courses) Does not apply to the Summer semesters Does not apply to Summer/Mini-semesters Does not apply to Summer/Mini-semesters Does not apply to the Summer semesters
Last Day to Withdraw from a Single Course with a “W” July 1 June 11 July 17 June 21
Last Day to Withdraw from the University (4:59 p.m.) July 25 June 19 July 25 July 5
Last Day of Classes August 1 June 26 August 1 July 17
Final Grades Available August 6 August 6 August 6 August 6

University Holidays

Memorial Day Holiday May 27
Independence Day Holiday July 4

Schedule Changes

Add/drop forms with instructions for making schedule changes are available at your Dean’s Office or Advising Center.

Any schedule changes may affect your financial obligation to the University. Please visit University Accounts Receivable  for more information.

Students may drop their courses via the web up until the “Last Day Drop/Delete a Course.” After the drop/delete date has passed the official withdrawal procedures must be completed at your Deans’ Office, Advising Center, or University Student Records Office.

Note: Students who do not officially withdraw from a course or from the University and fail to attend classes may receive failing grades and will be liable for all tuition and fees. Students may be required to repay a portion or all financial aid received.