Important Dates Fall 2016

August 
7Employee Tuition Remission Benefit Submission Opens
14Campus Housing Opens
17First Day of Class - Instruction Begins (Full Term and Mini-Semester 1)
17Senior Citizen Registration date to receive discounted rates (Late Registration Fees Waived)
17 - 26Late Registration - $25.00 Fee Assessed
18Disenrollment – Class cancellation for students having unpaid, prior term balances
18Last Day to Add a Course without Instructor's Permission
26Deadline for Filing Degree Application (Without Late Fee)
26Last Day to Add a Course (Instructor's Permission Required)
26Mini-Semester 1 Courses - Last day to drop to receive a 100% tuition/fee refund
September 
2Full Term Courses - Last day to drop to receive a 100% tuition/fee refund
5Labor Day Holiday
15Payment Due Date - Pay in full by today to avoid Payment Plan Fees
15Last Day to Drop a Mini-Semester 1 Course with a "W"
October 
3Deadline for Filing Degree Application (With $25 Late Fee)
10Last Day of Class (Mini-Semester 1)
11First Day of Class (Mini-Semester 2)
15Payment Due Date - Pay in full by today to avoid Payment Plan Fees
17Last Day to Drop a Full Term Course with a “W”
20Mini-Semester 2 Courses - Last day to drop to receive a 100% tuition/fee refund
November 
1Deadline for Employee Tuition Remission Benefit Submission
1Registration Holds added to student accounts having unpaid charges
9Last Day to Drop a Mini-Semester 2 Course with a "W"
10Spring 2017 Registration begins. Check myNMSU to find your registration date
11Last Day to Withdraw from University
15Payment Due Date - Pay in full by today to avoid Payment Plan Fees
21 - 25Fall Break for Students (Administrative Offices Closed 24 - 25)
December 
5 - 9Final Exam Week
9Last Day of Classes (Full Term and Mini-Semester 2)
10Commencement
10Campus Housing Closes
15Final Payment Due - Fall term charges must be paid in full by today to avoid Payment Plan Fees and Collections
23 - Jan 2Winter Holiday - University Closed