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New Mexico State University-Main Campus Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$15,380 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,956 tuition
$7,988 on campus room & board
$1,298 books and supplies
$1,138 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$28,938 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$18,514 tuition
$7,988 on campus room & board
$1,298 books and supplies
$1,138 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$9,225 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
97% of students receive aid
47% get federal aid ($4,711 avg)
69% get state aid ($4,578 avg)
38% get institn'l aid ($9,225 avg)
36% get loans ($5,430 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Tuition has dropped recently, and we are not sure what it will do next. We decided to play it safe and make our projections equal to our most recent year of data.

Financial Aid

$16,402,160
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $9,351 95%
Federal Grant Aid $4,711 47%
Pell Grants $4,513 46%
Other Federal Grants $1,467 9%
Institution Grant Aid $9,225 38%
State Grant Aid $4,578 69%
Student Loans $5,430 36%
Federal Loans $5,022 36%
Other Loans $6,953 2%

Merit Aid Available

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-Main Campus offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
2850 Weddell Street
Las Cruces, NM 88003-8001
(575) 646-0111
http://fa.nmsu.edu/
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $207
Out of State $771

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Cheyenne from Santa Fe, NM
  • Oct-23-2017 I am a current student here

    For in state NM residents, the bang for your buck here at NMSU is awesome. Aside from the lottery scholarship offered to NM resident students, there are automatic institutional scholarships awarded to you when you apply based off of your ACT score and high school cumulative GPA! There are even more private scholarships offered by the colleges and even specific majors at NMSU!

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  • 5
  • Jacobo from Mesilla Park, NM
  • Jun-01-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    NMSU has had a reduction in tuition and are offering tuition reduction when taking 14 or more credits.

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  • 4
  • Felicia from Las Cruces, NM
  • Mar-07-2014 I am a current student here

    There are a number of places throughout town that offer student discounts, take advantage! Learn how to save and try not to binge. You'll be tempted to and then regret it later.

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  • 5
  • Katherine from Albuquerque, NM
  • Feb-17-2014 I am a current student here

    A very affordable college, lots of options for degrees and a good education. Ranking very high, NMSU has a lot to offer, and I think it often gets overlooked because it is a state school, but it is really is a great university. It's a good way to get a great undergrad without burying yourself in student loans before you're 25.

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