MVP Resident Tuition Waiver

In-state tuition is available to military, veterans and their dependents. Eligibility is determined on whether the student meets the requirements for one of the waivers listed below. Students should apply for theResident Tuition Application for Active Military, Veterans and Dependents of the U.S. Armed Forces waiver form by the Census Date or the Last Day to Drop a Class. Refer to the NMSU Academic Calendar page.

Students must complete the waiver form and submit to the Military and Veterans Programs (MVP):
  • In person: Corbett Center Student Union, Room 244 (2nd Floor)
  • By email: mvp@nmsu.edu
  • By fax: (575) 646-1113

List of Available MVP Waivers:

US VETERAN WAIVER: On the basis of New Mexico House Bill 427 (2015), I certify that I am a veteran of the Armed Forces of the United States (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps or Coast Guard) and that I am eligible for Veterans’ Education benefits under Federal law.

VETERAN/MILITARY DEPENDENT WAIVER (VA benefit eligible):  On the basis of New Mexico House Bill 427 (2015), I certify that I am a dependent/spouse of a veteran of the Armed Forces of the United States (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps or Coast Guard) and that I am eligible for Veterans’ Education benefits under Federal law.

ACTIVE DUTY MILITARY WAIVER:  On the basis of New Mexico House Bill 427 (2015), I certify that I am in the military service of the United States, on active duty, and that I am eligible for Veterans’ Education benefits and/or Department of Defense (DoD) Tuition Assistance benefits under Federal law.

ACTIVE DUTY DEPENDENT/SPOUSE MILITARY WAIVER:  On the basis of New Mexico House Bill 427 (2015), I certify that I am a dependent/spouse of a military service member of the Armed Forces of the United States (Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps or Coast Guard) who is presently stationed within the exterior boundaries of the State of New Mexico, including Ft. Bliss, or that I am eligible for Veterans’ Education benefits and/or Department of Defense (DoD) Tuition Assistance benefits under Federal law.