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myNMSU - Add or Drop Classes

How to add or drop a class via your myNMSU account.

Note: You are responsible for adding/dropping all classes. Instructors cannot drop you from a course.

Through myNMSU, you have the power to add, change, or drop classes from your registration list. This enables you to structure your time and schedule the best way possible and allows for freedom to alter your schedule at will. To understand how to do this, follow the steps below. 

  1. Visit the myNMSU homepage at, Once here, input your myNMSU Username and Password in the appropriate fields. 

    NMSU log in

  2. Once logged in, select the Student [1] tab from the menu links listed on the top left corner of the home screen. 

    student tab

    Note: Student information can be accessed via the Students [2] menu within the Launchpad menu. Using this menu may change the steps needed to perform this task.

  3. From the Student page, select Registration [1] from the Quick Links menu displayed along the right side of the screen. 

    quick links

  4. After selecting Registration, you will be redirected to the Student tab displaying the Registration Term page. Here, toggle the Select a Term: [1] menu to find your current semester and year. Once selected, click Submit [2].


  5. Next, you will see the Registration master page. From here, select the Add or Drop Classes [1] link from the list. This will display your current schedule list. 

    add or drop classes

  6. Drop a class: 

    • Locate the course you would like to drop, then from the Action column, expand the drop-down menu for the class you would like to drop and select the Web-dropped option. 

      web dropped option
    • After selecting Web Dropped for each class you would like to drop, click the Submit Changes button at the bottom of the page. 

      submit changes

      Note: Once you select Submit Changes, you will officially be removed from the course. Should you make a mistake, you will need to re-register or speak to the Registrar. To
To Add a class:

    • Search for the class you would like to add by selecting the Class search button at the bottom of the page, or by selecting the student tab > registration > current term > Look up classes. Both of these options will redirect you to the Look Up Classes window listing offered subjects. 

    • From the Look Up Classes page, use the Subject list to find the course or courses you are looking for 

See Also:

If you have any questions, come by the Help Desk at Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center Room 105, call 646-1840, or email us at

Keywords:how to add drop class withdraw from class add class schedule   Doc ID:76276
Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2017-09-01 09:56 MDTUpdated:2019-02-15 15:41 MDT
Sites:New Mexico State University
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