Western New Mexico University
Silver City, NM, USA

Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Student Gender
Male
Female
36%
64%
Size of Town
Suburb or town
In-State Students
71%
Out-Of-State Students
10%
US States Represented
37
Countries Represented
32
Ethnicity
African American
5%
Asian/Pacific Islander
2%
Hispanic
44%
Native American
2%
White
23%
Multiracial
2%
Unknown
21%
Percent of First Generation Students
48%
Student Organizations
16
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
Yes
On Campus Women's Center
No
Cultural Student Resource Groups
Yes

Housing

0
100
18%
Undergrads Living on Campus
On-campus living required of freshman
Yes
Disability Housing Available
No
0
100
40%
Freshman Living on Campus

Athletics

Divisional Sports Nickname
Mustangs
Varsity Athletics Association
NCAA
Varsity Athletics Conference Primary
Lone Star Conference
Total Male Athletes
153
Total Female Athletes
78
Intramural Sports
8
Sports Club
1
Sports Team (Men)
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Tennis
Sports Team (Women)
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
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Campus Safety

24-HR security patrol
Yes
Campus emergency phones
Yes
24-HR escort safety rides
Yes
Mobile campus emergency alert
Yes

What Students Are Saying

3.38 Average Rating
Got to love mexican food
Deeandra from Deming, NM
better then high school cafeteria and it's all you can eat.
they have a large variety to choose from.
Jessica from Deming, NM