Important Dates Fall 2017

August 
6Employee Tuition Remission Benefit Submission Opens
12Campus Housing Opens
16First Day of Class - Instruction Begins (Full Term and Mini-Semester 1)
16Senior Citizen Registration date to receive discounted rates (Late Registration Fees Waived)
16 - 25Late Registration - $25.00 Fee Assessed
17Disenrollment – Class cancellation for students having unpaid, prior term balances
17Last Day to Add a Course without Instructor's Permission
25Deadline for Filing Degree Application (Without Late Fee)
25Last Day to Add a Course (Instructor's Permission Required)
25Mini-Semester 1 Courses - Last day to drop to receive a 100% tuition/fee refund
September 
1Full Term Courses - Last day to drop to receive a 100% tuition/fee refund
4Labor Day Holiday
15Payment Due Date - Pay in full by today to avoid Payment Plan Fees
14Last Day to Drop a Mini-Semester 1 Course with a "W"
October 
2Deadline for Filing Degree Application (With $25 Late Fee)
9Last Day of Class (Mini-Semester 1)
10First Day of Class (Mini-Semester 2)
15Payment Due Date - Pay in full by today to avoid Payment Plan Fees
16Last Day to Drop a Full Term Course with a “W”
16Registration Holds added to student accounts having unpaid charges
19Mini-Semester 2 Courses - Last day to drop to receive a 100% tuition/fee refund
November 
1Deadline for Employee Tuition Remission Benefit Submission
8Last Day to Drop a Mini-Semester 2 Course with a "W"
9Spring 2017 Registration begins. Check myNMSU to find your registration date
10Last Day to Withdraw from University
15Payment Due Date - Pay in full by today to avoid Payment Plan Fees
20 - 24Fall Break for Students (Administrative Offices Closed 23 - 24)
December 
4 - 8Final Exam Week
8Last Day of Classes (Full Term and Mini-Semester 2)
9Commencement
10Campus Housing Closes
15Final Payment Due - Fall term charges must be paid in full by today to avoid Payment Plan Fees and Collections
22 - Jan 1Winter Holiday - University Closed