Admissions Information

The application fee is $25 for applying undergraduate school and $50 for graduate school at University of New Mexico-Main Campus. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$50
Admission Informationadmissions.unm.edu
Online Applicationwww.unm.edu/apply/
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered1 Year Certificate, 2 Year Certificate, Bachelor, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2020-21, the acceptance rate is 96.34% and the yield is 27.75%. 4,125 men and 6,311 women applied to UNM and 3,953 men and 6,101 women students were accepted. Among them, 1,161 men and 1,629 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2020). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants10,4364,1256,311
Admitted10,0543,9536,101
Enrolled2,7901,1611,629
Acceptance Rate 96.34%95.83%96.67%
Yield 27.75%29.37%26.70%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2020-2021, 898 students (32% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 2,101 students (75%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 630 and the 25th percentile is 520. The SAT Math score is 620 (75th) and 510 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 25 (75th percentile) and 17 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing520630
SAT Math510620
ACT Composite1725
ACT Math1725
ACT English1725
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at University of New Mexico-Main Campus are very low when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,255, ACT: 77 - Public Research University (very high research activity)).

Application Requirements

It requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, and Recommendations to its applicants. The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply University of New Mexico-Main Campus.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
UNM Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankNeither required nor recommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended



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