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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

$2,664 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
99% of students receive aid
61% get federal aid ($4,606 avg)
68% get state aid ($6,676 avg)
59% get institn'l aid ($2,664 avg)
36% get loans ($4,990 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 $9,275 96%
Federal Grant Aid $4,606 61%
Pell Grants $4,289 61%
Other Federal Grants $1,171 16%
Institution Grant Aid $2,664 59%
State Grant Aid $6,676 68%
Student Loans $4,990 36%
Federal Loans $4,401 36%
Other Loans $7,876 3%

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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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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