New Mexico State University is a public, state school in the suburb of Las Cruces, New Mexico. New Mexico State University was founded in 1888. The college currently enrolls around 13,904 students a year, including 11,231 undergrads.
It is moderately difficult to get into New Mexico State University. In 2022, New Mexico State University accepted 57% of applicants. Out of 12,535 applications received in 2022, 7,177 students were offered admission.
|New Mexico State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance|
|Overall Acceptance Rate||57%|
|Early Decision Acceptance Rate||ED not offered|
|Early Action Acceptance Rate||EA not offered|
|Applicants Submitting SAT scores||36%|
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New Mexico State University is locatedin the town of Las Cruces, New Mexico, in the city of El Paso and TX.
If you would like to see New Mexico State University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 25, Interstate 10 to Las Cruces, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Las Cruces International, El Paso International.
You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what New Mexico State University and Las Cruces are like without leaving home.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to New Mexico State University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to New Mexico State University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1140 and Above
950 to 1140
950 and Less
The median SAT score for New Mexico State University students is 1035. Applicants with SAT scores of 1140 and above have a good chance of being admitted to New Mexico State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 950 to 1140 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 950 have a low chance of being offered a spot at New Mexico State University.
Wondering what life at New Mexico State University is like? There are approximately 13,904 students enrolled at New Mexico State University, including 11,231 undergraduate students and 2,673 graduate students. 81% percent of students attend school full-time, 73% percent are from NM and 27% percent of students are from other states.
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