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Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$18,477 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$10,920 tuition
$5,277 on campus room & board
$1,300 books
$980 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$18,477 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$10,920 tuition
$5,277 on campus room & board
$1,300 books
$980 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$5,587 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
96% of students receive aid
55% get federal aid ($4,528 avg)
45% get state aid ($4,014 avg)
82% get institn'l aid ($5,587 avg)
67% get loans ($4,568 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 4.88% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.88% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $9,316 95%
Federal Grant Aid $4,528 55%
Pell Grants $4,030 55%
Other Federal Grants $870 36%
Institution Grant Aid $5,587 82%
State Grant Aid $4,014 45%
Student Loans $4,568 67%
Federal Loans $4,394 66%
Other Loans $5,413 2%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: May 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Wayland Baptist University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1900 W 7th St.
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 291-1000
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $455
Out of State $455


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • from Cibolo, TX
  • Feb-27-2013 I am a current student here

    A private univeristy, so kind of expensive but mainly pay for tuition, books, and school supplies. There aren't any parking fees, activity fees, etc...

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  • 5
  • RaeLeigh from Lubbock, TX
  • Nov-07-2012 I am a current student here

    Wayland is a great school, especially for the price! You get so much quality for what you pay. Absolutely the best investment I have ever made!

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  • 5
  • Lillie at Wayland
  • Oct-03-2012 I am a current student here

    Wayland is relatively cheap compared to many schools and the education is just as good and thorough. The school is literally dripping with scholarships and opportunities for students! The cost of living in Plainview is also fairly reasonable and job opportunities are abundant!

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