The myNMSU portal is a secure site that provides NMSU students, faculty and administrative staff with services to manage their affairs.

To access your email, login to myNMSU and click on the blue icon, located on the left hand side of the myNMSU portal under QuickLaunch Navigation.

In addition to the standard email features, myNMSU email contains a calendar and an address book.

For more Instructions & Guides on NMSU email and other topics, visit the ICT Help Desk Knowledge Base.


Reset your myNMSU passphrase

To reset your passphrase visit the above link and enter your username followed by the answers to your security questions.

Passphrases must:
• Be 17 to 64 characters in length   
• Not be reused
• Expire every two years (730 days)

If you need help resetting your passphrase, contact the ICT Help Desk at 575-646-1840 or


What is Focused Inbox? Focused Inbox Promotional Video

Focused Inbox helps you focus on the emails that matter most to you. It separates your inbox into two tabs—Focused and Other. Your most important emails are on the Focused tab while the rest remain easily accessible—but out of the way—on the Other tab. You’ll be informed about email flowing to Other, and you can switch between tabs at any time to take a quick look.

Turn-Off Focused Inbox


What is Clutter?

Filters low-priority email, saving time for your most important messages.

Turn-Off Clutter


Forward your NMSU email to another email account

  It’s easy to forward email from your Office 365 account to another email account, such as your Gmail account.


How to add a Calendar event

Modifying or deleting meetings or appointments are done in similar way

Calendar Event video tutorial