University of New Mexico – Main Campus: Ranking & Review

University of New Mexico - Main Campus logo
Albuquerque Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 86 147
Top 1%

University of New Mexico - Main Campus Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate67%67%67%
Applicants11,4574,8766,581
Admissions7,6813,2684,413
Enrolled undergraduates3,2191,3781,841
Enrolled total (including graduate students)26,22111,54114,680

9,733 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

2,169 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $20. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores101
Percent of students submitting SAT scores3%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
525
Math
525

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores2,801
Percent of students submitting ACT scores87%
ACT Composite
22
ACT English
21
ACT Math
21

University of New Mexico - Main Campus Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $22,146 $36,736
Off-campus $23,468 $38,058
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $9,662 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of New Mexico - Main Campus provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,590 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $5,961 $20,550
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,488 $1,488
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $243 $960
Tuition for Full-time graduates $6,505 $21,962
Fees for full-time graduates $1,637 $1,637
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $271 $271

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 619 230 849
Health Professions and Related Programs 7 363 166 240 776
Education 317 225 29 571
Psychology 470 18 15 503
Engineering 276 156 36 468
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 311 15 16 342
Social Sciences 267 46 10 323
English Language and Literature & Letters 2 214 22 9 247
Visual and Performing Arts 180 54 1 235
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 214 214
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 152 152
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 45 76 7 128
Physical Sciences 65 31 32 128
Architecture and Related Services 61 62 123
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 85 24 6 115
Legal Professions and Studies 107 107
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 92 92
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 70 16 3 89
History 50 9 5 64
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 42 11 7 60
Mathematics and Statistics 27 19 6 52
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 48 48
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 11 36 47
Philosophy and Religious Studies 33 5 1 39
Natural Resources and Conservation 17 17
Grand Total204,0061,2335305,789

A total of 4,026 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of New Mexico - Main Campus.

At the master's and doctor's level 1,763 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate49%45%52%
  • Full-time retention rate - 78%
  • Part-time retention rate - 54%

General info

Alternative namesUNM
Founded1889
MottoEach one of us defines all of us
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorscherry, silver
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff6,839
Instructional FTE1,975
Research FTE169
Public Service FTE81
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.unm.edu
Address1700 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, New Mexico, 87106
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population500,000 - 1,000,000
Phone5052770111
Fax+1 (505) 277 6019

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