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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

$2,579 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
81% of students receive aid
60% get federal aid ($4,681 avg)
37% get state aid ($3,133 avg)
25% get institn'l aid ($2,579 avg)
32% get loans ($6,608 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

$967,742
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $6,048 76%
Federal Grant Aid $4,681 60%
Pell Grants $4,635 60%
Other Federal Grants $278 10%
Institution Grant Aid $2,579 25%
State Grant Aid $3,133 37%
Student Loans $6,608 32%
Federal Loans $6,577 31%
Other Loans $4,350 1%

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
http://www.lamarpa.edu/dept/fam/
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $132
Out of State $540

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • TONYA from PORT ARTHUR, TX
  • Oct-21-2012 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
  • Sep-25-2012 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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  • 5
  • Calvin from Beaumont, TX
  • Dec-28-2009 I am a current student here

    I took twelve hours my last semester and the cost was roughly 1,300, which in my personal opinion is not bad at all. I have been able to find almost every book I needed on Amazon.com at extremely cheap prices. Definitely a great school, regardless of the low price. That's an extra bonus.

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