University of New Mexico – Main Campus

1700 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, NM 87106

About University of New Mexico – Main Campus

Eastern New Mexico University – Main Campus is classified as a college or university with a small master’s program. Colleges and universities with a small master’s program typically award between 50 and 99 master’s degrees and less than 20 research doctorate’s during the academic year. This mid-sized four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 3,000 to 9,999 students. Approximately half of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and 25% to 49% of undergraduates reside on campus. This institution awards a balanced number of bachelor’s degrees in both the arts and sciences and the professional fields. Graduate degrees are available in up to half of the fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards master’s degrees in at least one professional field. Master’s degrees are also awarded in the sciences, humanities, and social sciences. According to data for fall enrollment, 60-79% of undergraduates are full time students. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution, with only 10-24% of students enrolled in the graduate program.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate21,332
Student Age% Under 2561%
 % 25 and Over39%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time71%
 % Part-time29%
Race/Ethnicity% White45.4%
 % Black3.1%
 % Asian3.8%
 % Latino32.7%
 % Native American6.2%
 % Race Unknown5.2%
 % International student4%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareYes
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus settingCity
Intitution typePublic
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Academic Information

Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
 % Admitted62%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled52%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingRequired
 College Prep CoursesRequired
 Letter of RecommendationNeither required nor recommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT21%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT90%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800610 / 800
 SAT Math480 / 800610 / 800
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite19 / 3625 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$20
 Graduate Application Fee$50
 In-State Tuition & Fees$5,506
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$18,691
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid98%
 % Undergraduates with Loans24%
 % Undergraduates with Grants96%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$944
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$7,948
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$8,392
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,520
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$4,704
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,520

Neighborhood Data for the Albuquerque Area

Median Age35.2
Median Household Income$47,333
Total Population539,000
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total48.6% 51.4%
 Age 0-951.2%48.8%
 Age 10-1749.9%50.1%
 Age 18-2449.7%50.3%
 Age 25-2950.1%49.9%
 Age 30-3949.8%50.2%
Race/Ethnicity% White69.3%
 % Black3.2%
 % Asian2.6%
 % Latino45.9%
 % Native American4.5%
 % Pacific Islander0.1%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.4%


On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals per week can vary
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$7,948
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$8,392
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$652
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50055.0%21.2%6.7%
 $500 to $74937.6%58.5%0.0%
 $750 to $9993.6%16.2%39.7%
 Over $10003.8%4.2%14.8%