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Important Dates for Students

August 21 – December 13, 2019

 

 

Full Term

(16 Week Term)

August 21 – December 13

Mini-Semester 1

(First Eight Week Term)

August 21 – October 14

Mini-Semester 2

(Second Eight Week Term)

October 15 – December 13

Classes Begin August 21 August 21 October 15
Disenrollment (financial) August 22 August 22 August 22
Late Registration ($25.00 Late Fee Assessed) August 23 – August 30 August 23 – August 26 October 17 – October 18
Last Day to Add Courses (Without Instructor Signature) August 22 August 22 October 16
Last Day to Add Courses (With Instructor Signature) August 30 August 26 October 18
Degree Application Deadline (without a late fee) August 30 August 30 August 30
Residency Tuition Application Deadline September 4 September 4 September 4
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (100% refund) September 6 August 30 October 24
Early Performance Grades Available(100 & 200 level courses) September 27-October 1  Does not apply to Mini-Semesters Does not apply to Mini-Semesters
Last Day to Withdraw from a Single Course with a “W” (no refund) October 18 September 19 November 13
Last Day to Withdraw from the University by 4:59 p.m. (no refund) December 6

October 7

(date ONLY applies if registered for all MS1 courses)

December 6

 

Last Day of Classes December 13 October 14 December 13
Final Grades Available December 18 December 18 December 18

University Holidays

  Labor Day September 2
  Thanksgiving Holiday November 25 – 29

January 22 – May 15, 2020

 

 

Full Term

(16 Week Term)

January 22 – May 15

Mini-Semester 1

(First Eight Week Term)

January 22 – March 13

Mini-Semester 2

(Second Eight Week Term)

March 16 – May 15

Classes Begin January 22 January 22 March 16
Disenrollment (financial) January 23 January 23 January 23
Late Registration ($25.00 Late Fee Assessed) January 24 – January 31 January 24 – January 27 March 18 – March 19
Last Day to Add Courses (Without Instructor Signature) January 23 January 23 March 17
Last Day to Add Courses (With Instructor Signature) January 31 January 27 March 19
Degree Application Deadline January 31 January 31 January 31
Residency Tuition Application Deadline February 5 February 5 February 5
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (100% refund) February 7 January 31 April 1
Early Performance Grades Available (100 & 200 level courses) February 28 – March 3 Does not apply to Mini-Semesters Does not apply to Mini-semesters
Last Day to Withdraw from a Single Course with a “W” March 19 February 19 April 22
Last Day to Withdraw from the University (by 4:59 p.m.) May 8

March 6

(date ONLY applies if registered for all MS1 courses)

May 8

(date ONLY applies if registered for all MS2 courses)

Last Day of Classes May 15 March 13 May 15
Final Grades Available May 20 May 20 May 20

University Holidays

Martin Luther King Holiday January 20
 Spring Break March 23 – 27
 Spring Holiday April 10

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 27 – August 6, 2020

 

 

Full Ten-Week Term

May 27-August 6

First Five-Week Term (SU1)

May 27-June 30

Second Five-Week Term (SU2)

July 1-August 6

Eight Week Term (SU3)

May 27-July 21

Classes Begin May 27 May 27 July 1 May 27
Disenrollment (financial) May 28 May 28 May 28 May 28
Late Registration ($25.00 Late Fee Assessed) May 29-June 3 May 29 July 3-July 6 June 1
Last Day to Add Courses (Without Instructor Signature) May 28 May 28 July 2 May 28
Last Day to Add Courses (With Instructor Signature) June 3 May 29 July 6 June 1
Degree Application Deadline        
Residency Tuition Application Deadline        
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (100% refund) June 9 June 2 July 8 June 6
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 6 June 15 July 21 June 25
Last Day to Withdraw from the University (4:59 p.m.) July 30 June 23 July 30 July 14
Last Day of Classes August 6 June 30 August 6 July 21
Final Grades Available August 11 August 11 August 11 August 11

University Holidays

Memorial Day Holiday May 25
Independence Day Holiday July 3

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.