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Undergraduate (in-state)$23,767
($7,301)
Graduate (in-state)$18,275
($5,926)
Books & Supplies$1,240
On-Campus Living Costs $14,499
Off-Campus Living Costs $13,354

NMSU 2021 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees at New Mexico State University-Main Campus is $7,301 for New Mexico residents and $23,767 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees are $5,926 for students living in New Mexico and $18,275 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $14,499 when a student lives on campus and $13,354 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $39,506 when a student lives on campus and $38,361 when living off-campus for the academic year 2019-2020. It includes tuition, fees, book & supplies costs, room & board, and other living expenses. The following table and chart illustrate the COA by living preferences and tuition rates.
2020-2021 COA
In-StateOut-of-State
Total Costs$23,040 (On-Campus)
$21,895 (Off-Campus)
$39,506 (On-Campus)
$38,361 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$7,301$23,767
Books & Supplies$1,240
Room & Board$10,228 (on-campus) /$9,083 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$4,271 (on-campus) /$4,271 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$11,520
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$11,520 (On-Campus)
$10,375 (Off-Campus)
$27,986 (On-Campus)
$26,841 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2021 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees are $7,301 for New Mexico residents and $23,767 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 2.99% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
201820192020 2021
In-State$6,461 $6,686 $7,087 $7,301
Out-of-State$21,022 $21,770 $23,076 $23,767
[Chart]2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the graduate tuition & fees are $5,926 for New Mexico residents and $18,275 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are increased by 3.00% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
201820192020 2021
In-State$5,243 $5,427 $5,753 $5,926
Out-of-State$16,162 $16,738 $17,743 $18,275
[Chart] 2021 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,240. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at New Mexico State University-Main Campus.
2021 Books & Supplies Costs
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
201820192020 2021
Books & Supplies $1,250 $1,250 $1,240 $1,240
[Chart] 2021 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for living costs at New Mexico State University-Main Campus is $14,499 when living on campus and $13,354 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 3.91% compared to academic year 2019-2020. The off-campus living costs are increased by 0.57% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
Living Costs
New Mexico State University-Main Campus
201820192020 2021
On-CampusRoom & Board $8,686$9,252$8,686$10,228
Other Expenses $3,762$4,192$3,762$4,271
Off-CampusRoom & Board $9,052$9,158$9,052$9,083
Other Expenses $3,762$4,192$3,762$4,271
[Chart] 2021 Room & Boards and other Living Costs