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myNMSU (Housing) - First-Year Housing Exemption
NMSU housing has a requirement for all first-year students, transfer and freshmen, to live on campus. Although this will be mandatory for the majority of first-year students there are some circumstances that warrant an exemption from this requirement. Some of these circumstances may include physical disability, upper-classmen transfer (90 credits +), or living with local family members on or off campus. If you are not sure about the validity of your exemption please contact NMSU campus housing at (575) 646-3202 or through e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For NMSU campus housing to confirm if you are or are not exempt from first-year campus placement you must submit an exemption request through the myhousing portal. This document will assist you through this process.
Begin by visiting the housing.nmsu.edu
NMSU housing homepage. Once this page has loaded navigate to the links, found at the bottom of the page, and click on the one titled Access MyHousing
The Access MyHousing link will take you to the myNMSU portal where you will need to enter your credentials (username and password) and click Sign In
Once the myNMSU homepage loads navigate to the Student tab (at the top left of the screen) and click. Now navigate to the center of your screen under Banner Self Service and click on the link titled MyHousing. This will open you MyHousing portal in a new page.
After the MyHousing portal page loads navigate to the Application menu at the top of the page and click on it to expand. Here you will need to select the First Year Residency- Request for Exemption link.
Please review this form, sign at the bottom, and print-off and submit any documentation that applies to your exemption via email (email@example.com).