Cost of Attendance

General Information

The expenses for each semester will vary according to the personal needs of the student and the course of study pursued.  The tuition rate differs according to which of the three following categories a student qualifies: resident of Texas, non-resident of Texas, or pursuing a license-option curriculum (Marine Transportation, Marine Engineering Technology, Marine Biology-License Option or Marine Sciences-License Option).

2013-2014 Undergraduate Student Budgets

Please note that the figures given below are estimates utilized for the awarding of financial aid; each student's actual cost of attendence will vary.  Tuition and fee estimates are based on 15 credit hours per semester.

Resident:
On-Campus Housing
Non-Res: On-Campus
Housing
Resident: Off-Campus
Housing
Non-Res: Off-Campus
Housing
License
Option First Year
License
Option Continuing
Academic Year
Tuition & Fees $7,775 $18,395 $7,775 $18,395 $8,150 $8,150
Loan Fees $30 $30 $30 $30 $30 $30
Room & Board $9,000 $9,000 $8,000 $8,000 $8,500 $8,500
Books & Supplies $1,246 $1,246 $1,246 $1,246 $1,246 $1,246
Travel $500 $1,000 $500 $1,000 $500 $500
Misc $2,349 $2,349 $2,349 $2,349 $5,949 $5,949
TOTAL $20,900 $32,020 $19,900 $31,020 $24,375 $24,375
One Semester Only
Tuition & Fees $3,887 $9,197 $3,887 $9,197 $4,075 $4,075
Loan Fees $15 $15 $15 $15 $15 $15
Room & Board $4,500 $4,500 $4,000 $4,000 $4,250 $4,250
Books & Supplies $623 $623 $623 $623 $623 $623
Travel $250 $500 $250 $500 $250 $250
Misc $1,175 $1,175 $1,175 $1,175 $2,975 $2,975
TOTAL $10,450 $16,010 $9,950 $15,510 $12,188 $12,188