Technology Resource Guide

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The location for your NMSU account information and portal to NMSU online services.

Office 365 Apps and NMSU email

Access online services with an NMSU username and password.

For account activation, go to:



Canvas is the NMSU learning management system used for most NMSU courses.


Internet Access

Connect your devices while on campus.  Instructions at


Wireless network for NMSU guests.  Connect for up to 60 minutes at:


Wireless network for NMSU students and employees.  Register your device at:


Connect to a secure network to access sensitive data online.  Visit the the KnowledgeBase for steps on connecting.

Housing Connections

NMSU residences offer free internet connections with internet speeds of up to 10 MB.



Limited in most residences.  Available in Garcia Hall, Pinon Hall, Chamisa, Vista Del Monte (VDM), and Cervantes Village.


Direct Ethernet

Rhodes Garret Hamiel (RGH), Vista Del Monte (VDM).

*Contact Telephone Services (below) for wireless routers.


NMSU’s Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Use VPN to access NMSU services that are restricted off campus.


Computer Labs

ICT Computer Labs are open seven days a week during the semester.  Holiday and break hours vary.

Hardman JacobsDaily8:00 am - 2:00 am
Pete’s PlaceMonday - Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Computer Center Hallway*Monday - Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Vista Del Monte (VDM)
DailyOpen 24/7
Knox Hall**Daily8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Call a Lab Associate:
HJLC:     (575) 646-4757
Pete’s:   (575) 646-2031


Telephone Services

Computer Center Building, room 148
(575) 646-5999


Technical Help

The ICT Help Desk or Technology Support Services Center can assist with NMSU accounts and passwords, virus removal, software installation, device registration to NMSU’s network, and basic computer diagnosis.

ICT Help Desk and Technology Support Services Center
Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center, room 105
(575) 646-1840


Technology Rentals & Checkouts

Rent laptops, projectors, digital cameras, and iPads.  Rental periods range from daily to semester-long use.

Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center

HJLC room 103, east entrance
Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm

In a rush?  Make your reservation in advance!

Zuhl Library Laptop and iPad Checkout

Checkout a laptop or iPad from Zuhl Library for up to 3 hours.


Training and Tutoring

Support groups for professional development and training are available.

For Students


Campus Tutoring Center

Corbett Center Student Union, room 206
(575) 646-6050


Ask Us! NMSU Library Instant Chat Service

Zuhl and Branson Library Reference Desk
Text (575) 219-6612
Call (575) 646-5792 or (866) 835-9826


Student Technology Resources and Advising

One-on-one help with Canvas, myNMSU, printing, or other NMSU technologies.

Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center, room 219
(575) 646-4857 or

For Staff


Academic Technology

Milton Hall, room 80
(575) 646-5125


Center for Learning and Professional Development

Academic Research Complex B, Suite 101 & 106
(575) 646-7444


Teaching Academy

Milton Hall, room 50
(575) 646-2204


Other Resources

Aggie Print

All students receive a printing quota each semester.  Full-time students will see their second half of the full printing quota ($10) deposited after the course add/drop date.  Add funds to your print account at the card charge machine in the Pete’s Place Lab or ID Card services, Corbett Center, 1st floor.

Full-time: $20, Part-time: $10

Digital Signage

Post electronic flyers on the screens around campus.

Web Hosting

Free web hosting services with a myNMSU account.

Emergency Notifications

Sign up for campus emergency alerts via phone or email.

Information Security

Report phishing attempts and other online scams at

Buy Technology

ICT Service Catalog

Search other information technology services.


Free software downloads.

Sophos Antivirus

Microsoft Office 365

Classroom Technology

Instructor Assistance with In-Classroom-Technology.
Milton Hall, room 74
(575) 646-6500


Contact Us

ICT Student Technology & Planning
Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center
(575) 646-4857 or

Student Technology Website
Student Technology Facebook
Student Technology Twitter
Student Technology Instagram