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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!"

ENMU Success Stories

 

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 (HACU)
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 17:1

Academics

  • More than 60 associate, bachelor's and master's degrees
  • 97 percent student satisfaction rate
  • Hundreds of evening and online classes
  • On-site video conference courses at Cannon Air Force Base, Clovis, Hobbs, Roswell, Ruidoso and other locations.

Top Undergraduate Majors

Notable Alumni

Tuition

  • ENMU is in the top 10% lowest tuition of 81 public Southwestern institutions.
  • ENMU has the lowest tuition of four-year Universities in the State of New Mexico
  • Texas students within a 135-mile radius qualify for Eastern's in-state tuition rate

Total Enrollment, Fall 2018

  • 6,015 at ENMU in Portales with 4,706 undergraduate and 1,309 graduate students
  • Students from 51 states/territories and 29 countries
  • Male: 41%
  • Female: 59%

Ethnic Diversity, Total Enrollment (Fall 2018 Statistics)

  • African American: 5%
  • American Indian: 2%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Hispanic: 36%
  • Caucasian: 40%
  • Nonresident Alien: 2%
  • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: <1%
  • Two or More Races: 2%
  • Unknown Ethnicity: 12%

Museums

What's New

Majors and Programs

  • Animal and dairy science
  • Aviation science
  • Culinary Arts
  • Emergency medical services management
  • Family and Consumer Science major with minor of choice.
  • Forensic science
  • Hospitality management
  • Professional-technical education (graduate program)

Campus Construction

  • Greyhound Stadium: $15.5 million and opened 2016
  • Golden Student Success Center: $26 million and opened Aug. 2018
  • Over $221 million in campus improvements since 2001
  • Jack Williamson Liberal Arts Building: renovated and re-opened Spring 2015
  • Guadalupe Hall (residential housing) opened Jan. 2013
  • Art and Anthropology building: renovated and re-opened Jan. 2011
  • Music building renovation: opened Fall 2010
  • Natatorium (indoor pool) repaired and re-opened May 2009
  • Expanded/remodeled Science Building: renovated and re-opened Aug. 2008
  • New San Juan Village apartments: opened Aug. 2007
  • State-of-the-art Communication Center: opened Aug. 2006
 
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