Facility readiness

Updated: 02/17/2021

Classrooms and public spaces at NMSU will operate at their full capacity beginning in the fall semester. All staff, faculty, and students are required to follow the latest guidance on COVID-safe practices.

Students or employees who wish to request social distancing accommodations because they are unable to become vaccinated for medical or religious reasons should contact Student Accessibility Services or the Office of Institutional Equity for assistance.


Heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems

Facilities and Services has reviewed all HVAC systems to ensure they are operating at their peak. Assessment and performance testing noted:

  • Overall system type, location, and age
  • Mechanical condition
  • Equipment performance
  • Areas served
  • Filtration technology
  • Humidity control
  • Air volume control
  • Fresh air type
  • Airflow stations
  • CO2 monitoring
  • Reserve ventilation capacity