Western New Mexico University is located in Silver City
, Grant County
, NM, and has an enrollment of about 2500.
WNMU is accredited to award the Bachelor of Business Administration degree with emphases in Accounting and Business Management and the Master of Business Administration degree. It also enjoys national accreditation for its Nursing, Social Work, Occupational Therapy Assistant, and Economic Development Course and Institute.
Athletic scholarships are given in football, basketball and other sports.