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University of St. Thomas Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Houston, TX

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
$46,026
Tuition and Fees
$31,560
Room and Board
$9,470
Books and Supplies
$1,094
Other Expenses
$3,902
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline April 15
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning December 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003654
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
292 (86.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
256 (87.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
256 (100.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
38 (14.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
77%
Average Award
$26,860
Need-Based Gift
Received by 254 (99.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $24,672
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 117 (45.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,636
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 31 (12.1%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
93 (27.7%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,014

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
1,260 (74.4%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
1,181 (93.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,171 (99.2%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
109 (9.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
69%
Average Award
$25,335
Need-Based Gift
Received by 1,155 (98.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $22,983
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 588 (50.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,731
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 66 (5.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
395 (23.3%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $12,558

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
48%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$25,969
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
5.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
1.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other 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
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Religion/Biblical Studies, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Art/Fine Arts, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Leadership, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children of Faculty/Staff, Previous College Experience, Religious Affiliation, Veterans
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
$3,854

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