Eastern New Mexico UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Portales, New Mexico Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$6,450

Avg in-state tuition

$8,448

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Eastern New Mexico University

Eastern New Mexico University is a medium-sized public university located on a rural campus in Portales, New Mexico. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,685, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 58%. The university offers 46 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 36%, and a student-faculty ratio of 17:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $6,450, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $8,448.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

58% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 58%

Retention Rate 63%

Graduation Rate 36%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 900-1110

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 17-22

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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61%

Female Student Population

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

6k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

38%

Hispanic

35%

Unknown

13%

Black

4%

Two or more races

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

2%

Asian

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

51% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

51%

State Grant Aid

81%

Institution Grant Aid

29%

Pell Grant

51%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,855
State Grant Aid $4,248
Institution Grant Aid $1,390
Pell Grant Aid $4,415
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.