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University of New Mexico-Main Campus Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

28,688 Students

67% Admitted

  • 26,221 full time
  • 8,210 part time
  • 9,220 men full time
  • 11,258 women full time
  • 11,220 applied
  • 7,459 admitted
  • 3,604 enrolled

20,354 Undergraduates

$5,960 Tuition/Year

  • 6,212 Graduates
  • 1,805 Non-Degree
  • $5,960 in state
  • $1,380 fees
  • $9,864 room & board
  • $1,126 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Southwest Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Kyran from Phoenix, AZ
  • 0
  • The University of New Mexico is an outstanding school. Not only are you surrounded by a Southwest atmosphere, but you also are being instructed by some of the best professors…

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  • Jared from Bloomfield, NM
  • 0
  • A very different campus than most, UNM is set in the middle of the southwestern city, Albuquerque. UNM is a proud school with strong programs in nearly every subject. A…

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Mission Statement

The University will engage students, faculty, and staff in its comprehensive educational, research, and service programs. UNM will provide students the values, habits of mind, knowledge, and skills that they need to be enlightened citizens, to contribute to the state and national economies, and to lead satisfying lives. Faculty, staff, and students create, apply, and disseminate new knowledge and creative works; they provide services that enhance New Mexican's quality of life and promote economic development; and they advance our understanding of the world, its peoples, and cultures. Building on its educational, research, and creative resources, the University provides services directly to the City and State, including health care, social services, policy studies, commercialization of inventions, and cultural events.


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Jennifer from Rio Rancho, NM
  • I am a current student here

    The campus is inviting and well laid out. It is easy to navigate to each of the buildings and anyone is willing to help you find where you are needing to go. There are also a variety of clubs and school related activities that one can join.

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  • 5
  • Kaitlyn from Albuquerque, NM
  • I am a current student here

    The campus is very open and welcoming. There is a lot of southwest influence in the buildings and decor which makes it great for out of state students who have not visited New Mexico often. There are many places to study and hang out between classes, and it's easy to spend an entire day there!

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