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New Mexico State University-Carlsbad Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$14,624 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$1,680 tuition
$11,474 off campus room & board
$1,298 books and supplies
$172 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$16,640 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$3,696 tuition
$11,474 off campus room & board
$1,298 books and supplies
$172 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Colleges like New Mexico State University-Carlsbad are working hard to make tuition affordable to deserving students.

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Average Aid

$1,157 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
85% of students receive aid
44% get federal aid ($4,607 avg)
81% get state aid ($943 avg)
31% get institn'l aid ($1,157 avg)
4% get loans ($4,384 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.35% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 1.51% 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 $3,787 84%
Federal Grant Aid $4,607 44%
Pell Grants $4,582 44%
Other Federal Grants $500 2%
Institution Grant Aid $1,157 31%
State Grant Aid $943 81%
Student Loans $4,384 4%
Federal Loans $4,384 4%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does New Mexico State University-Carlsbad offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1500 University Drive
Carlsbad, NM 88220
(575) 234-9200
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $70
Out of State $154


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Alicia from Carlsbad, NM
  • I am a past student here

    Tuition and fees aren't expensive. Depending on what courses you require you will get a good learning experience out of this college and not so much a waste of money.

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