Information for Senior Citizens

In accordance with Statute 5.7.19 NMAC, Reduced Tuition for Senior Citizens, students considered as Senior Citizens are eligible to enroll in classes at NMSU at the reduced tuition rate of $5.00 per credit hour if the following conditions are met:

  • Student has been admitted to NMSU.
  • Student is age 65 or older.
  • Student requests the reduced tuition rate.
  • Student is a New Mexico resident.
  • Student is enrolled in 6 or less credits per term.
  • Individuals wishing to receive this reduced rate tuition MAY NOT register for a course before the first day of classes. This registration can only be processed by the University Registrar’s Office.

Additional fees associated with enrollment may apply.