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NMSU Board of Regents, administration to start search for next chancellor


On Wednesday, The Board of Regents at New Mexico State University announced a big leadership change for the university in 2023. In a news release, the board announced the university will start the search process to find a new chancellor. Current NMSU Chancellor Dr. Dan Arvizu’s contract expires on June 30th, 2023.

In a released statement, the board thanked Arvizu for his service to the university and looked forward to working with him during the transition process to find a new leader.

The news release highlighted achievements made during Arvizu’s tenure that included increased enrollment this past fall, a rise in research and development expenditures, successful GO Bond initiatives, and a move by athletics to Conference USA in 2023.