Financial Assistance for Graduate Students

A variety of sources of financial assistance are available to graduate students at Eastern. Most student will qualify for some assistance. The brief guide that follows identifies the type of assistance, the amount of assistance, qualifications for applicants, method of application, and contact office. Additional information about the various programs can be acquired from the contact person or office listed with each source.

Graduate Assistantship

  • Amount of Award: $10,032 and an out-of-state tuition waiver.
  • Length of Award: May be renewed for up to two years of full-time support provided that you are making good progress and is in good standing.
  • Expectations: A full-time graduate assistant is required to work 20 hours per week during regular semesters under the direct supervision of a faculty member.
  • Qualifications: In order to qualify for an assistantship, you must be admitted to the Graduate School, admitted to a graduate degree granting program, and be in good standing.
  • Application: Graduate assistantships are posted on the Employment Opportunities job list, found in ENMU Human Resources. The application is an online form, and the information is submitted through the system to the graduate coordinator of your program of study.

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ENMU Station 24
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
800.FOR.ENMU (800.367.3668)
Phone: 575.562.2147
Fax: 575.562.2500