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Lamar State College-Port Arthur Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$15,068 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$3,973 tuition
$8,370 on campus room & board
$1,000 books and supplies
$1,725 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$27,308 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$16,213 tuition
$8,370 on campus room & board
$1,000 books and supplies
$1,725 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$1,847 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
76% of students receive aid
48% get federal aid ($4,582 avg)
44% get state aid ($2,669 avg)
34% get institn'l aid ($1,847 avg)
62% get loans ($1,406 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 3.83% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.53% 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 $5,529 72%
Federal Grant Aid $4,582 48%
Pell Grants $4,551 48%
Other Federal Grants $1,641 1%
Institution Grant Aid $1,847 34%
State Grant Aid $2,669 44%
Student Loans $1,406 62%
Federal Loans $1,406 62%
Other Loans - 0%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Lamar State College-Port Arthur offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1500 Proctor St
Port Arthur, TX 77640
(409) 984-6342
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $132
Out of State $540


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • I am a current student here

    Knock out some prerequisites before you go to university - and save some cash- or get a certificate or degree here. Worth the money to get the classes.

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  • 5
  • SeaaHawkFan1
  • I am a current student here

    Very cheap compared to Lamar University. It is ideal to start here first and transfer off. Saves tons of money!

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