About Western New Mexico University

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Western New Mexico University cost?

Western New Mexico University Cost of Attendance
In-state $5,906
Out-of-state $13,806
On-Campus Room and Board $8,936
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,224
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $10,844
$30,000-$48,000 $10,844
$48,000-$75,000 $15,517
$75,000-$110,000 $16,746
Over $110,000 $16,746

Western New Mexico University Financial Aid and Debt

34%

Students paying down their debt

$20,687

Typical Total Student Debt

$214

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 96% $12,225
Federal Grants 68% $4,919
Pell grants 68% $4,297
Other federal grants 7% $1,800
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 42% $2,502
Institutional grants or scholarships 52% $7,414
Student loan aid 52% $6,734
Federal student loans 52% $7,763
Other student loans 3% $7,158

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Do community service 248 Up to $75
Take a challenging class 274 Up to $3,000
Take a foreign language class 148 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 246 Up to $1,120
Attend a summer program 119 Up to $4,500
Visit a college campus 253 Up to $6,000
Have work experience 118 Up to $6,000
Play a sport 133 Up to $600
Have perfect attendance for a year 186 Up to $750

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

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Western New Mexico University Campus Life

14:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Forbes Ranking

9%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

24%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2468
Living on campus 2%
Transfer Students 70%
Under Age 25 15%
Gender Balance
Men
39%
Women
61%

Student Diversity

78%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
40.45%
Unknown
27.21%
White
23.51%
Black or African American
4.75%
American Indian or Alaska Native
2.42%
Asian
1.53%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.12%

Western New Mexico University Graduation Success

50%

First Year Student Retention

9%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$30,600

Average Salary After Graduation

About Western New Mexico University

Address

1000 W. College Ave
Silver City, NM

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Remote Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify