Western New Mexico University

The Western New Mexico University is established in and located at Silver City, New Mexico 88061. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 87 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Western New Mexico University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has Town: Remote setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Western New Mexico University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Master’s degree, Master’s degree in more than 24 Subject areas as well as 60 specializations.

Contact Details

1000 W. College Ave
Silver City, NM 88061
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 2147483647
Official Website

Western New Mexico University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Master’s degree
Master’s degree
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 30
Graduate application fee
: $ 40

Admissions & Requirements

Western New Mexico University Undergraduate application fees is $30 and Graduate application fees $40. Below table’s shows Western New Mexico University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions : www.wnmu.edu/Newstudents/admissions.shtml

Applications: www.wnmu.edu/applynow/


  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:



Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $3,360 $1,363 $140
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $3,360 $1,363 $140
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $11,400 $1,363 $140
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $2,719 $1,022 $151
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $2,719 $1,022 $151
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $8,730 $1,022 $151

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $10,156 $8,630 $8,270 $7,950
On campus, other expenses $4,600 $4,422 $4,250 $4,028
Off campus (not with family), room and board $7,752 $7,453 $7,166 $6,956
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $4,600 $4,422 $4,250 $4,028
Off campus (with family), other expenses $4,006 $3,850 $3,700 $3,590


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference
Basketball Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference
Baseball Not applicable
Cross Country/Track Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference

Western New Mexico University Majors with degree levels

The Western New Mexico University is up with semester based academics that offer 60 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 43 Majors
  • Associate Degree : 17 Majors
  • Certificate Degree : 17 Majors
  • Master Degree : 10 Majors

Natural Resources and Conservation

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Precision Production

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Western New Mexico University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Western New Mexico University College.