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Welcome Dual Credit Students!

The 2020 spring semester will be starting soon! 

Classes begin on Wednesday, January 22nd.

If you are a NEW STUDENT to our program:

As a new student to our program, you are invited to a mandatory Dual Credit Orientation.  This orientation is an important step in your transition and will give you the tools you need to become a successful dual credit student. Click on calendar below for event details!

    • Understand your class schedule and important dates
    • Activate your myNMSU account and your student email account
    • Access Canvas – NMSU’s online learning management system and the possible link to course instructions, class assignments and grades.
    • Purchase a parking permit.  Fee required – Visit for more info.
    • Visit ID Card Services – Bring along your picture ID or visit the website to upload your own personal photo before you arrive —
    • Visit Barnes & Noble Bookstore to pick up your textbook.
    • NMSU Admissions staff will be on hand to answer all of your questions

Please click here for Map and Parking Details

Invitations to this orientation were mailed out to all NEW dual credit students in mid-December. If for some reason you have not received your invitation in the mail, please contact our office at (575)646-1055.


  • You do not need to attend dual credit orientation a second time!
  • Your official stamped Dual Credit Schedule and information packet will be available for pickup ON or AFTER Thursday, January 9th at the NMSU Main Campus Admissions Office – Educational Services Building – Suite 805. If your course requires a textbook, you will need this official stamped schedule to pick up your textbook(s) from the NMSU Barnes and Noble Bookstore.
  • Remember, there is no student charge for dual credit textbooks!