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Prairie View A & M University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$14,871 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$4,314 tuition
$7,467 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$2,090 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$23,295 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$12,738 tuition
$7,467 on campus room & board
$1,000 books
$2,090 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$6,314 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
95% of students receive aid
74% get federal aid ($4,940 avg)
29% get state aid ($5,078 avg)
21% get institn'l aid ($6,314 avg)
81% get loans ($6,294 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Tuition has dropped recently, and we are not sure what it will do next. We decided to play it safe and make our projections equal to our most recent year of data.

Financial Aid

$11,075,441
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $7,827 83%
Federal Grant Aid $4,940 74%
Pell Grants $4,479 74%
Other Federal Grants $1,878 18%
Institution Grant Aid $6,314 21%
State Grant Aid $5,078 29%
Student Loans $6,294 81%
Federal Loans $6,158 81%
Other Loans $5,727 2%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: -
Financial aid deadline: March 15
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: June 1
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: August 1
Does Prairie View A & M University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
FM 1098 Road & University Drive
Prairie View, TX 77446
(936) 261-3311
http://www.pvamu.edu/pages/1630.asp
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $180
Out of State $531

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Christian from Houston, TX
  • Jan-25-2014 I am a current student here

    PV 's tuition is very cheap, and living expenses are salon inexpensive, if you're a planned transfer-student PV is a great institution to get your basics out of the way

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  • 5
  • Anonymous
  • Nov-27-2013 I am a current student here

    As far as in-state tuition, this is one of the highest quality institutions for the cost. The overall cost of living is very low (roughly $450-650/month), and 96% of the schools population is on some for of financial aid (scholarship, loans, or grants). It could be relatively easy to earn 30 hours over two semesters and not pay more than $15,000 (which includes tuition, fees, books, and room and board), which by today's standards is very cheap.

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