About Eastern new mexico university (ENMU)
On Campus Housing
Eastern New Mexico University (ENMU) is a public state institution that was established in the year 1927 and is located in Portales, New Mexico. ENMU is the youngest state university in New Mexico. From 1934 to 1940, the university was operated as a two-year college. In the year 1949, the master's degree was added and in 1955, the institution was officially called the university.
Over the years, the university made many changes by constructing new buildings, introducing new programs to cater to their growing students from all parts of the world. The main aim of the university is to combine a traditional education with the latest technology to provide students with rich educational experience. Eastern New Mexico University (ENMU) campus (branches) are located in Ruidoso and Roswell.
The student-faculty ratio is 17:1.
The graduation rate of the university is 35%.
The retention rate is 59% for full-time students and 17% for part-time students.
The total student population of the university is 6,010, which includes 2,890 full time and 3,120 part-time students.
Online Education at ENMU
The Office of Distance Learning in the university works on providing the best online education for its students. Technology connects people, creates partnerships, enables new programs, and provides online students access to the university's top instructors. Eastern New Mexico University degrees offered online are affordable, flexible, and convenience.
The university offers 65 online programs across various disciplines. ENMU majors include Accounting, Arts, Aviation, Business Management, Criminal Justice, Education, Media Studies, and more.
Students reviews on the university are given below
Students say that the university and programs offered are great. The campus is very well maintained with good buildings. University and students are very friendly and caring.
The campus is very welcoming and professors are committed to helping their students to achieve the goal and a student body is diverse. The management is very responsive and looks into a students problem very quickly.
The university provides students with numerous opportunities to identify and work towards their goals. The campus will always have something to do on campus every day. Clubs and organizations on campus keep their students active and engaged.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$42,975 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The office of financial aid in the university is committed to providing the required financial assistance to all their students in the form of scholarships, loans, and grants. Students looking for financial aid has to fill up the FAFSA form.
Eastern New Mexico University (ENMU) federal school code is 002651.
Federal Aid includes grants such as Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), TEACH Grant, and loans such as Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, and Direct PLUS Loan. Federal Work-Study option is also available for the students.
State Aids includes CAG Grant, NMSIG/LEAP Grant, and the New Mexico Lottery Scholarship.
ENMU scholarships include ENMU Foundation Starter Scholarship, New Mexico Freshman Academic Scholarship, Green and Silver Presidential Scholarship, Transfer Academic Scholarship, and Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship.
Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill, Tuition Assistance Program, and the Yellow Ribbon Program. Military Scholarships include Marines' Memorial Association Scholarship Program, Thanks USA Scholarship Program, Marine Corps Scholarship, M.G. James Ursano Scholarship Program, and Folds of Honor Foundation Scholarships.