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Texas A&M University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

College Station, TX

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $31,065
Out-of-state: $58,014
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $12,445
Out-of-state: $39,394
Room and Board
$11,400
Books and Supplies
$1,222
Other Expenses
$5,998
Payment Plans
Prepayment plan, installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
sfs@tamu.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline December 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning February 25
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Not reported
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003632
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
8,202 (81.6%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
5,252 (64.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
4,998 (95.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
1,127 (22.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
72%
Average Award
$18,575
Need-Based Gift
Received by 4,731 (94.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $12,388
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,408 (48.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,986
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 547 (10.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
1,358 (13.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,177

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
30,712 (65.0%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
22,753 (74.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
21,656 (95.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
4,188 (19.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$17,534
Need-Based Gift
Received by 19,598 (90.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $10,740
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 12,641 (58.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,989
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,508 (7.0%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
5,559 (11.8%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,159

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
43%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$24,590
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/university loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Agriculture, Architecture, Biological Sciences, Business, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, Health Fields, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Journalism/Publications, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Leadership, Memberships, Rodeo
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Veterans, Veterans' Children
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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