Tuition and Fees


The Cost of Attendance is an estimate of what it costs the typical student to attend Lamar University. Cost of Attendance is based on the actual enrollment status for each student. Initial COAs and awards are assessed at full-time enrollment. However, COA and award adjustments will be made based on actual enrolled hours. *These awards do not apply to certain online degree programs*

 

Guaranteed Price Plan  - LU Tuition Lock

Lamar University offers the LU Tuition Lock, a guaranteed price plan, to eligible students effective for four full years.  Get information about LU Tuition Lock

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Each year, LU awards more than 2,000 scholarships providing more than $10 million in assistance to students. Get step-by-step information about scholarships and financial aid

Undergraduate Estimates

Resident (12+ hours)

Item On Campus Off Campus w/Parents
Tuition and Fees (12+ hours) $5,232 $5,232 $5,232
Books and Supplies (approximate) $600 $600 $600
Room/Board $4532 $4444 $2222
Transportation $1,488 $1,584 $1,488
Personal Expenses $906 $906 $906
Loan Fee $50 $50 $50
Approximate Cost (per semester) $12808 $12816 $10498

Non-Resident (12+hours)

Item On Campus Off Campus w/Parents
Tuition and Fees (12+ hours) $11,367 $11,367 $11,367
Books and Supplies (approximate) $600 $600 $600
Room/Board $4532 $4444 $2222
Transportation $1,488 $1,584 $1,488
Personal Expenses $906 $906 $906
Loan Fee $50 $50 $50
Approximate Cost (per semester) $18,943 $18,951 $16633
Graduate Estimates

Resident

Item Cost
Tuition and Fees  (3 hours) $ 1,554
Tuition and Fees  (6 hours) $ 2,861
Tuition and Fees  (9 hours) $ 4,168
Tuition and Fees  (12 hours) $ 5,441

Non-Resident

Item Cost
Tuition and Fees  (3 hours) $2,781
Tuition and Fees  (6 hours) $ 5,315
Tuition and Fees  (9 hours) $ 7,849
Tuition and Fees  (12 hours) $10,349