About ENMU

 

Students choose Eastern New Mexico University for its personal touch, accredited academic programs and affordable costs. ENMU offers a variety of services to help students succeed in their academic, personal and professional lives. That's why our slogan is "Student Success—that's what it's all about!"

 

Fast Facts
  • New Mexico's largest regional comprehensive university
  • Four-year campus in Portales, two-year campuses in Roswell and Ruidoso
  • Federally designated Hispanic-Serving Institution and member of Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 20:1

 

Enrollment 2013
  • 5,855 at ENMU in Portales with 4,572 undergraduate and 1,283 graduate students
  • Students from 48 states and 31 countries
  • Male: 43.7% undergraduate, 25.3% graduate
  • Female: 56.3% undergraduate, 74.7% graduate

 

Ethnic Diversity
  • African American: 4.1%
  • American Indian: 2.9%
  • Asian: 1.3%
  • Hispanic: 32.8%
  • Caucasian: 47.4%
  • Nonresident Alien: 2.7%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.34%
  • Two or More Races: 2.1%
  • Unknown Ethnicity: 6.2%

(Fall 2013 statistics)

 

Academics

 

What's New

 

 

Majors and Programs

Campus Construction

Over $120 million in campus improvements since 2001

  • Jack Williamson Liberal Arts Building: renovation began Summer 2013
  • Guadalupe Hall (residential) opened Jan. 2013
  • Art and Anthropology building opened Jan. 2011
  • Expanded/remodeled Science Building: opened Aug. 2008
  • Music building renovation: opened Fall 2010
  • Natatorium (indoor pool) repairs: opened May, 2009
  • New San Juan Village apartments: opened Aug. 2007
  • State-of-the-art Communication Center: opened Aug. 2006

 

Tuition
  • ENMU is in the top 10% lowest tuition of 81 public Southwestern institutions.
  • Texas students within a 135-mile radius qualify for Eastern's in-state tuition rate

 

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