Eastern New Mexico University

1500 S Avenue K, Portales, United States
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Overview of Eastern New Mexico University

About this school

Eastern New Mexico, founded in 1934, is a public, comprehensive university. Programs are offered through the Colleges of Business, Education and Technology, Fine Arts, and Liberal Arts and Sciences. Its 400-acre campus is located in Portales, in east-central New Mexico.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:4,599
    • Men:2,035 (44.2%)
    • Women:2,564 (55.8%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Eastern New Mexico University is noncompetitive: virtually all applicants accepted regardless of high school rank or test scores.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
-
4
Mathematics
-
4
Science
-
2
Foreign Language
-
-
Social Studies
-
2
History
-
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
-
-
SAT Only
Required for some
August 1
ACT Only
Required for some
August 1
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: Not used ACT: Not used

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
1500 South Avenue K
City, State, Zip
Portales, NM  88130
Phone
(575) 562-2178
Fax
(575) 562-2118
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Not reported
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins August 1
Accept Offer Of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
Official transcripts from any post-secondary institution attended, good standing with all previous institutions required for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
60% of 2,635 applicants were admitted
Women
61% of 1,555 applicants were admitted
Men
60% of 1,080 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
779 (49%) of 1,594 admitted students enrolled
Women
430 (46%) of 941 admitted students enrolled
Men
349 (53%) of 653 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.26
375 And Above
15%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
20%
2.50 - 2.99
23%
2.00 - 2.49
9%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
483 average |410-530 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
0%
• Score 600 - 700
10%
• Score 500 - 600
35%
• Score 400 - 500
40%
• Score 300 - 400
16%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
429 average |420-530 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
0%
• Score 600 - 700
6%
• Score 500 - 600
46%
• Score 400 - 500
31%
• Score 300 - 400
12%
• Score 200 - 300
5%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
20 average |17-22 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
1%
• Score 24 - 29
16%
• Score 18 - 23
53%
• Score 12 - 17
30%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
Not reported

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $5,508|Out-of-state: $11,284
  • Room & Board: - $6,760 (88.25065274151436%)
  • Other Expences: - $900 (11.74934725848564%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - Not reported
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Eastern New Mexico University accepts

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url
Not reported

Application Process


Application Deadline
Not reported
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002651
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
414 (65.9%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
414 (100.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
414 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
414 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
39%
Average Award
$10,864
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 406 (98.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,460
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 253 (61.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,464
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 352 (85.0%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
17 (2.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,593

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
1,617 (58.9%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
1,616 (99.9%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,616 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,616 (100.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
40%
Average Award
$10,675
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,584 (98.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,301
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,039 (64.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,164
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 991 (61.3%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
45 (1.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,803

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
2%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$4,895
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Agriculture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Home Economics, Humanities, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Dance, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Hobbies/Interests, Leadership, Memberships, Rodeo
Special Characteristics
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Veterans

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


156

Part-Time Faculty


174

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


35%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 14% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 39% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 30% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 10% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 4% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 2% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 28% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 40% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 29% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 1% of discussion sections/labs
  • 50-59 students: - 1% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
50-59
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
-

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
453
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Eastern New Mexico University provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


59.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


17.3%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


29.6%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


33.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (48)


  • Accounting
  • Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations
  • Agricultural Teacher Education
  • Agriculture, General
  • Anthropology
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Clinical/Medical Social Work
  • Communication, General
  • Computational and Applied Mathematics
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Dairy Science
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering Technology, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • General Studies
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • History, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Music, General
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Religion/Religious Studies
  • Sales and Marketing Operations/Marketing and Distribution Teacher Education
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management

Most Popular Disciplines


Not offered

Professional Degree Programs


Some online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Independent study, Internships, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Health professions and related sciences, Liberal arts/general studies

Online Degrees


Chemistry

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Science, Master of Special Education, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Science in Nursing

Master's Programs of Study (36)


  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Anthropology
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Botany
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Communication Disorders
  • Communication--General
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Ecology
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Elementary Education
  • English
  • English as a Second Language
  • Exercise and Sports Science
  • Human Services
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Physical Education
  • Reading Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Special Education
  • Sports Management
  • Vocational and Technical Education
  • Zoology

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


12,497

Nearest Metropolitan Area


344 acres

Environment


Rural community

Campus Size


Weather


Temperature
24.7 average low in January, 93.6 average high in September
Rain
122 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
100 mile(s) from campus in Lubbock, Tex.
Nearest Bus Station
1 mile(s) from campus in Portales
Nearest Train Station
230 mile(s) from campus in Albuquerque

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing

Students of College Housing


16% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshmen are required to live on campus

Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


94%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Greyhounds (men); Zias (women)
School Colors
Green and silver

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Football
Soccer
Softball
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-Country Running
Football
Soccer
Softball
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, cross-country running, football, racquetball, soccer, softball, tennis, volleyball, water polo

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Eastern New Mexico University offers choral groups, marching band, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, student government, student activities board, residence hall association, ifc (inter-fraternity council)\panhellenic council

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


2,590

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
4,599
Women
2,564
Men
2,035

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 2.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.9% Asian
  • 6.1% Black/African-American
  • 42.2% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.7% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 42.4% White
  • 2.4% Unknown

International Students


1.2% from 22 countries

Average Age


26

Number of Graduate Students


1,428

Student Resources

Study resources