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Important Dates for Students

January 25 – May 14, 2021

 

 

Full Term

(16 Week Term)

January 25 – May 14

Mini-Semester 1

(First Eight Week Term)

January 25 – March 18

Mini-Semester 2

(Second Eight Week Term)

March 19 – May 14

Classes Begin January 25 January 25 March 19
Late Registration ($25.00 Late Fee Assessed) January 27 – February 3 January 27 – January 28 March 24 – March 25
Last Day to Add Courses (Without Instructor Signature) January 26 January 26 March 22
Disenrollment (financial) January 26 January 26 January 26
Last Day to Add Courses (With Instructor Signature) February 3 January 28 March 25
Degree Application Deadline January 29 January 29 January 29
Residency Tuition Application Deadline February 12 February 12 February 12
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (100% refund) February 12 February 3 March 31
Early Performance Grades Available (100 & 200 level courses) March 5 – 9 Does not apply to Mini-Semesters Does not apply to Mini-semesters
Last Day to Withdraw from a Single Course with a “W” March 25 February 23 April 21
Last Day to Withdraw from the University (by 4:59 p.m.) May 7

March 11

(date ONLY applies if registered for all MS1 courses)

May 7

(date ONLY applies if registered for all MS2 courses)

Last Day of Classes May 14 March 18 May 14
Final Grades Available May 19 May 19 May 19

University Holidays for Students

Martin Luther King Holiday January 18
 Spring Holiday February 15
Spring Holiday March 23
 Spring Holiday April 2

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 26 – August 5, 2021

 

 

Full Ten-Week Term

May 26 – August 5

First Five-Week Term (SU1)

May 26 – June 30

Second Five-Week Term (SU2)

July 1 – August 5

Eight Week Term (SU3)

May 26 – July 21

Classes Begin May 26 May 26 July 1 May 26
Late Registration ($25.00 Late Fee Assessed) May 28 – June 2 May 28 July 6 May 28 – June 1
Last Day to Add Courses (Without Instructor Signature) May 27 May 27 July 2 May 27
Disenrollment (financial) Does not apply to the Summer semester Does not apply to the Summer semester Does not apply to the Summer semester Does not apply to the Summer semester
Last Day to Add Courses (With Instructor Signature) June 2 May 28 July 6 June 1
Degree Application Deadline June 12 June 12 June 12 June 12
Residency Tuition Application Deadline June 9 June 9 June 9 June 9
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (100% refund) June 9 June 2 July 8 June 7
Early Performance Grades Available (100 & 200 level courses) Does not apply to the Summer semester Does not apply to Summer/Mini-semester Does not apply to Summer/Mini-semester Does not apply to the Summer semester
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 29 June 23 July 29 July 14
Last Day of Classes August 5 June 30 August 5 July 21
Final Grades Available August 10 August 10 August 10 August 10

University Holidays for Students

Memorial Day Holiday May 31
Independence Day Holiday July 5

August 18 – December 10, 2021

 

 

Full Term

(16 Week Term)

August 18 – December 10

Mini-Semester 1

(First Eight Week Term)

August 18 – October 12

Mini-Semester 2

(Second Eight Week Term)

October 13 – December 10

Disenrollment (financial) August 2 August 2 August 2
Classes Begin August 18 August 18 October 13
Late Registration ($25.00 Late Fee Assessed) August 20 – August 27 August 20 – August 23 October 15 – October 18
Last Day to Add Courses (Without Instructor Signature) August 19 August 19 October 14
Last Day to Add Courses (With Instructor Signature) August 27 August 23 October 18
Degree Application Deadline (without a late fee) August 27 August 27 August 27
Residency Tuition Application Deadline September 3 September 3 September 3
Last Day to Drop a Course without a “W” (100% refund) September 3 August 27 October 22
Early Performance Grades Available(100 & 200 level courses) September 24-September 28  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 16 November 11
Last Day to Withdraw from the University by 4:59 p.m. (no refund) December 3

October 5

(date ONLY applies if registered for all MS1 courses)

December 3

 

Last Day of Classes December 10 October 12 December 10
Final Grades Available December 15 December 15 December 15

University Holidays for Students

Labor Day September 6
Thanksgiving Holiday November 22 – 26

Schedule Changes

Change of Schedule forms, with instructions for making schedule changes, are available on the forms page of the University Student Records website.

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 a Course without a “W”.” After that 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.