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

Canyon, TX

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $21,426
Out-of-state: $23,012
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,688
Out-of-state: $10,274
Room and Board
$7,196
Books and Supplies
$1,000
Other Expenses
$4,542
Payment Plans
Installment plan

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
No deadline for filing financial aid forms
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 003665
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,208 (93.0%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
880 (72.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
868 (98.6%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
73 (8.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$10,900
Need-Based Gift
Received by 724 (83.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $8,940
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 511 (58.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,818
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 490 (56.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
153 (11.8%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $1,829

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
4,812 (86.2%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,530 (73.4%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,443 (97.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
238 (6.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
58%
Average Award
$9,628
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,781 (80.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,398
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,189 (63.6%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,499
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,409 (40.9%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
651 (11.7%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $2,304

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
63%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$28,132
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
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
Agriculture, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, English, Foreign Languages, Health Fields, Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Dance, Debating, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Community Service, Hobbies/Interests, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement, Rodeo
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, Children of Workers in Trades, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, International Students, Local/State Students, Out-of-State Students, Public Servants, 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
Not reported

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