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COLLEGE PROFILE

Texas Tech University

Lubbock, TX

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $22,837
Out-of-state: $33,457
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,942
Out-of-state: $19,562
Room and Board
$8,275
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$4,420
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mail
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application DeadlineMarch 15
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003644
Free

PROFILE OF 2011-12 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants2,890 (65.5%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need2,509 (86.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid2,046 (81.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met339 (16.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met53%
Average Award$9,907
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,706 (83.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,197
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 1,629 (79.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $1,873
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 874 (42.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift357 (8.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,335
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants14,181 (60.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need13,671 (58.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid11,283 (82.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met1,264 (11.2%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met44%
Average Award$10,031
Need-Based Gift
Received by 9,339 (82.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,430
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 9,523 (84.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $2,632
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 2,813 (24.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift992 (4.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,130
Borrowing
2012 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
44%
Average Indebtedness of
2012 Graduates
$18,358
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
Not reported

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansFederal Perkins loans
State LoansAvailable
Other LoansCollege/university loans
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Music/Drama scholarships, Athletic scholarships, ROTC scholarships, Job skill scholarships, Leadership scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Agriculture, Architecture, Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Agriculture, Military Science, Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Communication, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences, Architecture
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Dance, Theater/Drama, Music, Performing Arts, Journalism/Publications
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Community Service, Memberships, Rodeo
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Community Service, Rodeo, Memberships
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, Out-of-State Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
Children of Faculty/Staff, First-Generation College Students, Veterans' Children, Out-of-State Students, Veterans, Handicapped Students
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
Not reported
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CLASS OF 2018 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 3.39 3.76 568 531 534 24
Low 2.00 2.75 309 300 350 16
High 4.00 5.00 770 730 740 33
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