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Address1000 W. College Ave, Silver City, NM 88061
Phone505-538-6336
WEBwww.wnmu.edu
Admissionadmissions.wnmu.edu/
Online Applicationwww.wnmu.edu/applynow/
Financial Aidwww.wnmu.edu/financialAid/
Net Price Calculatorwww.wnmu.edu/univ/consumerinfo/
Disability Servicehealth.wnmu.edu/accessibility/students/
School TypePublic, 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (medium programs)
Highest Degree OfferedMaster's degree

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2020 Tuition & Fees and 2021 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2020 tuition and fees are $6,306 for in-state students and $13,539 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, its 2020 tuition and fees are $4,960 for in-state students and $10,334 for out-of-state students.
The estimated 2021 tuition & fees are $6,557 for New Mexico residents and $13,540 for out-of-state students. The estimated 2021 graduate school tuition & fees are $5,146 for New Mexico residents and $10,334 for out-of-state students.
The average earning in 10 years after graduation from the school is $35,800. The average salary varies depending on the field of study where program shows the highest salary with $31,100 after graduating from Western New Mexico University.
2019-20 Tuition & Fees2020-21 Estimation
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$6,306$13,539
Graduate$4,960$10,334
2019-2020 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$6,557$13,540
Graduate$5,146$10,334
Western New Mexico University 2020-2021 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2020-2021 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2020 Key Stats

The average graduation rate is 26%. Total 3,248 students are attending at the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school). Key academic stats for the school are listed in next table.
2020 Key Academics Stats
Graduation Rate »26%
Retention Rate64%(full-time), 18% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio6.67% (15 to 1)
Student Population »3,248 (2,245 undergraduate)
Average Financial Aid »$7,524
Average Earning After 10 years of graduation$35,800
Average Salary by Field of Study$31,100 - $31,100

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Western New Mexico University offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCNo
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadNo
It provides a number of student services including remedial services, academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services
Remedial servicesYes
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenYes
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics

Next table illustrates special characteristics of Western New Mexico University.
Special Characteristics
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity387


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