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Sam Houston State University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$28,646 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$16,470 tuition
$8,324 on campus room & board
$1,108 books
$2,744 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)

$28,022 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$16,470 tuition
$8,324 on campus room & board
$1,108 books
$2,120 fees
(Based on stats from 2012/2013)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$11,360 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
86% of students receive aid
67% get federal aid ($4,425 avg)
47% get state aid ($4,179 avg)
18% get institn'l aid ($11,360 avg)
63% get loans ($6,080 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 92.3% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 16.8% 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

$20,447,898
Annual Aid Awarded
Aid/Loans
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $6,021 79%
Federal Grant Aid $4,425 67%
Pell Grants $4,344 37%
Other Federal Grants $1,205 3%
Institution Grant Aid $11,360 18%
State Grant Aid $4,179 47%
Student Loans $6,080 63%
Federal Loans $5,732 62%
Other Loans $6,422 4%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: April 1
Financial aid deadline: May 31
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Sam Houston State University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
1806 Ave J
Huntsville, TX 77340
(936) 294-1111
http://www.shsu.edu/~sfa_www/
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $187
Out of State $538

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Carlen from Texarkana, TX
  • Jan-22-2014 I am a current student here

    The tuition is one of the lowest Ive seen for a D1 school. Regardless of the money I love it here and its worth any amount

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  • 5
  • Savannah from Spring, TX
  • Jan-14-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Classes cost more than Junior college however the professors here are very professional. You wont regret coming here. You get what you pay for.

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