Western New Mexico University

Silver City, New Mexico

Overview

Address1000 W. College Ave
School Websitewww.wnmu.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Remote

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Western New Mexico University is a public, 4-year college based in Silver City, New Mexico that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Western New Mexico University was $3,927, in addition to fees of $2,139. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Western New Mexico University.

Western New Mexico University has a 23% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Western New Mexico University, the tuition for in-state residents is $3,927. Combined with fees of $2,139, room and board costs of $10,500, other expenses of $4,288 and the $1,600 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $22,454.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $13,539 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Western New Mexico University to $29,927 for out-of-state students.

Students at Western New Mexico University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Western New Mexico University was $4,797 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 66%. This shows that if you apply for federal aid, you have a good chance of receiving it.

Western New Mexico University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio15:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Western New Mexico University.

Western New Mexico University has a good gender split, with 64% of undergraduates being female and 36% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New Mexico residents; in fact, 69% of all students reside in New Mexico. However, 29% of students come from out-of-state and 2% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Western New Mexico University is 15:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Western New Mexico University to thrive in your studies.

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