New Mexico State University-Main Campus

2850 Weddell Street
Las Cruces, NM 88003
(575) 646-0111
http://www.nmsu.edu/

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 18,526
  • Undergraduate population: 14,692
  • Student to faculty ratio: 19 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $13,556
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $23,298
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $13,556
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $23,298

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 84%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $2,948
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 33%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,050
  • Students receiving federal aid: 34%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,443
  • Students receiving state aid: 63%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 44%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 5,057
  • Percent admitted: 61%
  • Percent admitted (men): 65%
  • Percent admitted (women): 58%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 430, 560
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 430, 560
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 430, 550

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 17,239
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 45%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 55%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 43%
  • Graduation rate (men): 39%
  • Graduation rate (women): 46%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD