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Texas Southern University Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Houston, TX

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
Not reported
Tuition and Fees
Not reported
Room and Board
Not reported
Books and Supplies
Not reported
Other Expenses
Not reported
Payment Plans
 

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
financialaid@tsu.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Not reported

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline April 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning April 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003642
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
2,367 (94.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
2,367 (100.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
2,367 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
2,194 (92.7%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$20,828
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,194 (92.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,700
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 115 (4.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,640
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
5,793 (89.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
5,793 (100.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
5,793 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
5,303 (91.5%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Award
$18,324
Need-Based Gift
Received by 5,303 (91.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,500
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 320 (5.5%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,010
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported
Merit-Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
97%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$23,390
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
97.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
7.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS 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
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Not reported
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
$4,000

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