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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 $15,651
Off-Campus Living Costs $13,469

NMSU 2022 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2021-2022, 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 is $5,926 for students living in New Mexico and $18,275 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees is reported as $15,651 when a student lives on campus and $13,469 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $40,658 when a student lives on campus and $38,476 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.
2021-2022 COA
In-StateOut-of-State
Total Costs$24,192 (On-Campus)
$22,010 (Off-Campus)
$40,658 (On-Campus)
$38,476 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$7,301$23,767
Books & Supplies$1,240
Room & Board$11,407 (on-campus) /$9,225 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$4,244 (on-campus) /$4,244 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$11,520
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$12,672 (On-Campus)
$10,490 (Off-Campus)
$29,138 (On-Campus)
$26,956 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2022 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the undergraduate tuition & fees is $7,301 for New Mexico residents and $23,767 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are stayed the same compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$6,686 $7,087 $7,301 $7,301
Out-of-State$21,770 $23,076 $23,767 $23,767
[Chart]2022 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate tuition & fees is $5,926 for New Mexico residents and $18,275 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are stayed the same compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
201920202021 2022
In-State$5,427 $5,753 $5,926 $5,926
Out-of-State$16,738 $17,743 $18,275 $18,275
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Tuition Per Credit Hour

For the academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for part-time students or overloaded credits for full-time students is $305 for New Mexico residents and $991 for out-of-state students for undergraduate programs.
For graduate programs, the tuition per credit hour is $277 for New Mexico residents and $963 for out-of-state students. The tuition per credit hour are increased by 5.65% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour
201920202021 2022
UndergraduateIn-State$230 $245$252$305
Out-of-State$858 $911$938$991
GraduateIn-State$253 $269$277$277
Out-of-State$881 $935$963$963
[Chart] 2022 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2021-2022, 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.
2022 Books & Supplies Costs
201920202021 2022
Books & Supplies $1,250 $1,240 $1,240 $1,240
[Chart] 2022 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2021-2022, the average costs for living costs at New Mexico State University-Main Campus is $15,651 when living on campus and $13,469 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 7.95% compared to academic year 2020-2021. The off-campus living costs are increased by 0.86% compared to academic year 2020-2021.
Living Costs
201920202021 2022
On-CampusRoom & Board $9,252$9,538$9,252$11,407
Other Expenses $4,192$4,416$4,192$4,244
Off-CampusRoom & Board $9,158$8,862$9,158$9,225
Other Expenses $4,192$4,416$4,192$4,244
[Chart] 2022 Room & Boards and other Living Costs