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Academic Advising Information

Due to assisting students at Aggie Welcome and Orientation, CAASS will not be open to appointments or for on-call services on Friday, December 1 from 11:00am-5:00pm. You can still call to schedule appointments. 

Fall 2023 is coming to an end. If you have not been advised yet, now is the time to schedule! Don't wait to register for classes. See below for instruction!!!

Registration is open. Are you stuck, do you need some help? 

Looking for a specific course or need to find a group of classes:How to Search for Classes

Registering for courses using my.NMSU: Course Registration

Registering for courses using Aggie Schedule Builder: Using Aggie Schedule Builder

Class is full, you need to get on the waitlist: How to Waitlist

As you prepare for your appointment with your Academic Advisor, here are some items to remember:

  1. Log in to myNMSU or Navigate Student to check your holds!  A Hold is a signal to you that there is a task to complete before you are eligible to register!
    (in myNMSU:  log in-->Student-->Student Records-->View Holds)
  2. Run your degree audit to verify the courses you still need!  Degree Audit
  3. Making Advising and Academic Planning Appointments
    1. If you have an AV hold, or want to meet with your CAASS academic advisor, use this link for instructions:  How to Book an Appointment or call CAASS at 575-646-2941.
    2. If you have a DM or Departmental Mentoring hold, call your department to set up the appointment!  The phone number is listed in the Hold Information.
  4. Check your registration date:   NMSU Registration Dates



The Center for Academic Advising & Student Support is now open for:

Appointments:  available In-Person & Virtual

Walk-In assistance:  available In-Person & Virtual

All In-Person assistance will be located in the Educational Services Center, Suite 200.  Check in at the front desk when you arrive!

Virtual appointments and walk-ins are  available virtually through Microsoft Teams. Learn more about Virtual Appointments or CHAT with an advisor during our open hours.

Trying to obtain information outside of our business hours? Click on the "ASK PETE" window on the bottom left of your screen.

NOTE: Book your appointment in advance. 


Our Front Desk is available to assist with scheduling appointments in the office, via phone at 575-646-2941 or through Microsoft Teams at CAASS-Advising.


How to Book an Appointment 
How to Cancel an Appointment 
How to use Microsoft Teams for your Virtual Appointment




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