Discounts & Perks

Aggie Sports/Athletics

The Athletics Department provides season tickets at reduced rates in reserved sections for football and basketball to university faculty and staff, as well as to retirees and their surviving spouses. Both employee and retiree tickets are subject to taxation. For more details, please see NMSU Policies 17.30 Ticket Sales and 8.64 Discounted Tickets (Athletic) for Faculty/Staff.
Library Services 

For information regarding borrower categories, general guidelines and a breakdown of the different types of materials available, please visit the following links: Library policy #007 and Circulation Loan Periods by Item Type. Also, for information such as accessing library materials, please visit

The Bookstore at NMSU offers a 10% discount on most regular priced merchandise offered to full-time NMSU faculty and staff. Note: discount excludes textbooks, computers, software, convenience items, regalia, and some electronics. Special academic pricing is available for the in-store purchase of Apple computers.
Dining on Campus

The Las Cruces campus offers a variety of food options on campus so get out and enjoy a walk to a food vendor of your choice on our beautifully maintained campus.
  • Employee Meal Plan: Choose from the Aggie Taos Plans or the Pete's Dining Dollar options See details.
Parking Permit

Faculty/Staff parking permits can either be purchased online or by submitting a Payroll Deduction Form. Both methods can be found at For current prices, please visit (Permits are not needed for Alamogordo, Grants, Carlsbad or DACC East Mesa Community Colleges).
GM Discounts

It’s easy to save big on an eligible, new Chevrolet, Buick, GMC or Cadillac vehicle with the GM Supplier Discount Program. Just call the HR Service Center at 575-646-8000 for the GM Company Code and then visit the homepage at to request your personal Authorization Number. After logging in (or establishing a new user account if not already setup), select “GM Supplier Discount”  from the left navigation bar, then choose “Obtain Authorization” and follow the prompts. Print out your personal Authorization Number and bring it to a participating GM Dealer to receive your vehicle discount.
GM Supplier Poster  |  GMC Poster  |  Buick Poster
Golf Season Passes

Eligible faculty and staff receive discounts on season passes. The NMSU Golf Course opened in 1963 and is located on the beautiful campus of New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Our championship, 18-hole golf course is open to the public year round for your golfing enjoyment. Visit the University Golf Course homepage for information regarding discounts on Season Passes and Daily Greens Fees.
Leave & Holidays
Benefit eligible employees have leave and holiday privileges with paid time off. See the Leave & Holidays page for a list of all leave types and the holidays observed by NMSU for office closure.
Savings Bond
Establish Electronic Payroll Savings with TreasuryDirect. TreasuryDirect is a Web-based system that allows investors to establish accounts to buy, hold, and manage Treasury securities online. You can purchase electronic Series EE and I savings bonds, Treasury bills, notes, bonds, and Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS) through TreasuryDirect. Paper savings bonds are not sold through TreasuryDirect.
Training and Development
The Center for Learning & Professional Development supports the mission of NMSU by orienting, training, and developing university employees to increase knowledge, improve skills, and develop essential competencies needed to foster employee advancement, organizational efficiency, productivity, and demonstrated excellence.
Verizon Discount    AT&T Discount


Find out how you can receive discounts on phones, calling plans, accessories and more through the Employee Discount Program offered by Verizon and AT&T .




This is a summary description of benefits available to eligible New Mexico State University employees. This information does not set a contractual commitment of benefits.NMSU reserves the right to interpret, change, modify, amend, or rescind these guidelines in whole or in part at any time without the consent of employees. If you have questions concerning benefits, please contact the Benefit Services department.

Contact Benefit Services: Benefits is a division of HR Services located at Hadley Hall, Room 17 | MSC 3HRS Ph: 575.646.8000 | Email: