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International Students and Scholar Services


Welcome to the Office of ISSS at NMSU!

We are here to help you with your application to NMSU, answer any questions you might have about coming to study at NMSU, and provide immigration support for our returning students and scholars.

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Operational Hours and Appointment Information

Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM U.S. Mountain Time

Advising: By appointment only for virtual or in-person session

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FALL 2024

First day of classes:           August 21

Deadline for issuing I-20s 

July 19: Students not from Mexico or Canada
Aug 15: Students from Mexico
Aug 21: Students from Canada or transferring to NMSU
from a U.S institution


First day of classes:           January 15

Deadline for issuing I-20s 

Dec 1st: Students not from Mexico or Canada
Jan 5th: Students from Mexico
Jan 17th: Students from Canada or transferring to NMSU
from a U.S institution

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