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The University of Texas at Austin Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$21,910 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$9,798 tuition
$11,362 on campus room & board
$750 books and supplies
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)

$45,954 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$33,842 tuition
$11,362 on campus room & board
$750 books and supplies
N/A fees
(Based on stats from 2013/2014)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$6,144 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
63% of students receive aid
26% get federal aid ($4,818 avg)
43% get state aid ($3,490 avg)
43% get institn'l aid ($6,144 avg)
39% get loans ($5,986 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 1.35% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 2.68% 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 $9,943 54%
Federal Grant Aid $4,818 26%
Pell Grants $4,557 26%
Other Federal Grants $2,172 3%
Institution Grant Aid $6,144 43%
State Grant Aid $3,490 43%
Student Loans $5,986 39%
Federal Loans $5,530 39%
Other Loans $10,944 2%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 31
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: May 1
Does The University of Texas at Austin offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
405 W. 25th Street
Austin, TX 78712
(512) 475-7348
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $456
Out of State $1,533


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 4
  • Someone from Austin, TX
  • Mar-19-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Not the cheapest school, but really for the instate kids, nothing beats UT, unless you're getting a full ride to something like UCLA or UVA or an Ivy. UT is a great school, and the cost is pretty minimal for the education level and opportunities available.

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  • 5
  • Elizabeth from Plano, TX
  • Feb-07-2015 I am a current student here

    Going to the number 6 university in the /world/ for Computer Science, pretty close to home, for this tuition is definitely worth it.

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  • 5
  • Student from Amarillo, TX
  • Jan-14-2015 I am a current student here

    UT is an academically challenging school, and although it is expensive, it isn't nearly as expensive as some private schools in the state that have similar academic standards.

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