As an international student, you can now pursue a degree at ENMU at a significantly reduced cost! ENMU has joined a movement with many other public institutions to make college more affordable for international and out-of-state students. According to U.S. News and World Report Best Colleges rankings, ENMU is the third most affordable regional university in the West.

Additionally, our online applications for all undergraduate and graduate degrees are free!

A degree from ENMU is a great investment – one that continues to appreciate over time. Your costs to attend ENMU include tuition and fees, room and board (housing and a meal plan), books, and miscellaneous fees or expenses. The following information will give you an overview of how much you might spend attending ENMU.

Estimated Undergraduate Student Expenses (one academic year)

Tuition and Fees $8,448
Room and Board $8,212
Books, Health Insurance, Misc. Expenses $2,600
Total $19,260

Estimated Graduate Student Expenses (one academic year)

Tuition and Fees $9,342
Room and Board $8,212
Books, Health Insurance, Misc. Expenses $2,600
Total $20,154

Please note: all costs are subject to change without notice.

Non-Resident Tuition Waiver

The ENMU International Programs Non-Resident Tuition Waiver, available to incoming international students, lowers your tuition to in-state rates. Eligibility requirements are 3.0 GPA and 25 ACT/1130-1169 SAT; 3.2 GPA and 23 ACT/1060-1089 SAT; or 3.5 college transfer GPA.

International Student Non-Resident Tuition Waiver Application

Foundation Scholarships

The ENMU Foundation provides many scholarships for current students through the help of generous friends of Eastern. They see the value of higher education and the value in you. Start searching for scholarships by visiting the ENMU Foundation Scholarships portal community.

Foundation Scholarships Portal

On-Campus Jobs

If you have an F-1 visa, you are eligible to work on-campus up to 20 hours per week during the school year and 40 hours per week during holiday breaks. You are not eligible to work off campus.

J-1 students (exchange visitors) are ineligible to work in the U.S. Visit On-Campus Student Jobs for more information about what jobs are available for international students who have an F-1 visa.

Student Job Board

Save More: Complete Your Degree Online!

Our online degrees allow you to stay in your country while you take ENMU courses online.

You can save even more by completing some of your undergraduate courses online while living at home, and then come to Portales, New Mexico, USA eventually to finish your degree!

We have over 30 online programs available, 100% online unless otherwise indicated.

ENMU Online Degree Options

For More Information

Office of International Programs
ENMU Station 2
1500 S Ave K
Portales, NM 88130
Office Location: Administration Building (ADM), Room 216
Phone: 575.562.4697
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