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College of Arts & Sciences

The College of Arts and Sciences provides the foundational education for every NMSU student and a wide array of degrees preparing students to be knowledgeable and responsible citizens of our world. We promote life-long discovery and improvement of society through cutting-edge research and creative activity and by fulfilling our land grant mission through outreach and engagement with the larger community.

A&S Academic Events



Aug 16th – Faculty Report
Aug 16th – Pete’s Pathfinders Fall Training
Aug 17th – A&S Unplugged
Aug 18th – Instruction Begins
Aug 27th – General Faculty Meeting 3:30 – 5pm
Aug 27th – Deadline to submit P&T portfolio
Aug 27 – Deadline to apply for fall degree application


September 6, 2021 – P&T - Department Head initial review deadline
September 17, 2021 – Notice of non-renewal – 9mo contract faculty in second year – Due to Dean’s Office
Sept 24th – Scholarship Breakfast
Sept 24th – Alumni Picnic
Sept 24th – Student and Alumni Networking Event
September 27, 2021 – P&T - Department Committee Review deadline


October 15, 2021 – Notice of non-renewal – 12mo faculty in 2nd year – Due to Dean’s Office
October 18, 2021 – P&T - Department Head final review deadline
October 20 – FALLing in Love with Arts and Sciences

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