Retirees of NMSU are eligible for tuition remission benefits; and retiree spouses/qualified domestic partners are eligible to take one class if the retiree does not take any classes during the same semester/session. Retirees must complete and submit a Retiree Tuition Remission Form
Free Credit Hour Allowance
- Remission for tuition and fees up through a full load of classes
- A spouse (or surviving spouse) may enroll for one free course during a semester if the retiree is not enrolled.
Taxation and Fees
Only tuition and required fees included in the tuition rate will be covered by this benefit. The benefit does not cover additional fees such as ASNMSU fees or the purchase of course required textbooks or software. Employees are responsible for payment of any general or additional fees incurred as part of the registration in the class(es). To see a list of the scheduled fees, please visit the University Accounts Receivable website at http://uar.nmsu.edu/tuition-fees/.
All courses may be subject to federal and state taxation.
See more information on Retirement Resources
NMSU Policy reference: 7.05 Educational Opportunities and 7.26 Retirement, Educational