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New Mexico Highlands University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$13,885 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$3,952 tuition
$7,235 on campus room & board
$1,100 books and supplies
$1,598 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$16,985 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$7,052 tuition
$7,235 on campus room & board
$1,100 books and supplies
$1,598 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$2,375 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
96% of students receive aid
58% get federal aid ($5,063 avg)
84% get state aid ($5,710 avg)
44% get institn'l aid ($2,375 avg)
41% get loans ($4,462 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 11.6% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 10.7% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $9,245 95%
Federal Grant Aid $5,063 58%
Pell Grants $4,619 58%
Other Federal Grants $1,014 25%
Institution Grant Aid $2,375 44%
State Grant Aid $5,710 84%
Student Loans $4,462 41%
Federal Loans $4,109 40%
Other Loans $9,560 2%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: May 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does New Mexico Highlands University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
University Ave
Las Vegas, NM 87701
(505) 425-7511
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $165
Out of State $294


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 1
  • Lupita Sisenaros
  • May-19-2014 I am a current student here

    He said he'd rather spend more on a nicer school than less on a miserable school that doesn't have much to offer.

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  • 2
  • blanca from Santa Fe, NM
  • Jan-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Really cheap school for out of state students and international students! But rather pay more to go else where! Than not learning anything

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  • 5
  • Luis from Coachella, CA
  • Oct-26-2013 I am a current student here

    This school is among one of the cheapest schools. The teachers here can be very informative but that's only if you get the right teachers, like every other school this school also has those teachers where they seem unmotivated or uneducated to an extent.

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  • 5
  • Ian from Las Vegas, NM
  • Sep-16-2013 I am a current student here

    This is by far the ONLY option I've ever come across. I can honestly say I am comfortable and satisfied with the money I'm spending for such an exceptional opportunity at REAL higher learning.

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