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Cost of Attendance

Understanding how much it will cost per year is an important first step in determining how to pay for your education. Below you will find estimated costs for an average academic year (fall and spring semesters) at Texas State, and some of the factors that affect your specific cost like whether you’re a Texas resident or not.

For more details on the cost of attendance or information about options to help you pay for school, visit Financial Aid and Scholarships.

Net Price Calculator
The Net Price Calculator allows you to obtain an estimate of your annual (fall and spring) financial aid awards as an entering freshman at Texas State.

Texas Resident

2018 – 2019

Budget Item On Campus Off Campus At Home with Parent
Budget Item
Tuition and Fees
On Campus
$10,920
Off Campus
$10,920
At Home with Parent
$10,920
Budget Item
Books and Supplies
On Campus
$780
Off Campus
$780
At Home with Parent
$780
Budget Item
Room and Board
On Campus
$9,660
Off Campus
$8,570
At Home with Parent
$850
Budget Item
Personal and Misc.
On Campus
$1,590
Off Campus
$1,590
At Home with Parent
$1,590
Budget Item
Travel
On Campus
$820
Off Campus
$1,910
At Home with Parent
$3,270
Budget Item
Total
On Campus
$23,770
Off Campus
$23,770
At Home with Parent
$17,410

* Based on 15 hours per semester.

 

2017 – 2018

Budget Item On Campus Off Campus At Home with Parent
Budget Item
Tuition and Fees
On Campus
$10,620
Off Campus
$10,620
At Home with Parent
$10,620
Budget Item
Books and Supplies
On Campus
$770
Off Campus
$770
At Home with Parent
$770
Budget Item
Room and Board
On Campus
$9,490
Off Campus
$8,420
At Home with Parent
$840
Budget Item
Personal and Misc.
On Campus
$1,570
Off Campus
$1,570
At Home with Parent
$1,570
Budget Item
Travel
On Campus
$810
Off Campus
$1,880
At Home with Parent
$3,220
Budget Item
Total
On Campus
$23,260
Off Campus
$23,260
At Home with Parent
$17,020

* Based on 15 hours per semester.

 

For a further breakdown of costs, please visit Financial Aid.

Nonresident

2018 – 2019

Budget Item On Campus Off Campus At Home with Parent
Budget Item
Tution and Fees
On Campus
$23,380
Off Campus
$23,380
At Home with Parent
$23,380
Budget Item
Books and Supplies
On Campus
$780
Off Campus
$780
At Home with Parent
$780
Budget Item
Room and Board
On Campus
$9,660
Off Campus
$8,570
At Home with Parent
$850
Budget Item
Personal and Misc.
On Campus
$1,590
Off Campus
$1,590
At Home with Parent
$1,590
Budget Item
Travel
On Campus
$820
Off Campus
$1,910
At Home with Parent
$3,270
Budget Item
Total
On Campus
$36,230
Off Campus
$36,230
At Home with Parent
$29,870

* Based on 15 hours per semester.

 

2017 – 2018

Budget Item On Campus Off Campus At Home with Parent
Budget Item
Tution and Fees
On Campus
$23,360
Off Campus
$23,360
At Home with Parent
$23,360
Budget Item
Books and Supplies
On Campus
$770
Off Campus
$770
At Home with Parent
$770
Budget Item
Room and Board
On Campus
$9,460
Off Campus
$8,420
At Home with Parent
$840
Budget Item
Personal and Misc.
On Campus
$1,570
Off Campus
$1,570
At Home with Parent
$1,570
Budget Item
Travel
On Campus
$810
Off Campus
$1,880
At Home with Parent
$3,220
Budget Item
Total
On Campus
$35,700
Off Campus
$35,700
At Home with Parent
$29,460

* Based on 15 hours per semester.

 

For a further breakdown of costs, please visit Financial Aid.

Not sure if you qualify as a Texas resident?

Learn about residency standards for tuition and exceptions.