Cost of college went up for all students at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin


In-state tuition and fees rose 8.3 percent for 2018-19 at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Texas residents paid $6,260 to attend the four-year public institution this year – $478 more than the $5,782 charged for 2017-18.

Non-residents paid 13.4 percent more than residents this year, or $7,100. Their price tag grew 7.2 percent from $6,622 in 2017-18.

About 93 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Texas residents. About 3 percent are residents of other states and 3 percent are citizens of other countries.

Data shows 91 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 364 students received grants or scholarships totaling $2.9 million and 171 students took out student loans totaling more than $944,291.

Including all undergraduates (5,834), 2,395 students used grants or scholarships totaling $14.7 million, and 1,471 students took out $10 million in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
2018-19
Change in tuition and fees 2015-16 to 2018-19
In-state
~5,426
$5,250
$5,774
$5,782
$6,260
19.2%
Out-of-state
~175
$6,090
$6,958
$6,622
$7,100
16.6%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at The University of Texas of the Permian Basin in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
178
41%
$903,240
$5,074
State / local grant or scholarship
153
36%
$776,233
$5,073
Institutional grants or scholarships
303
71%
$1,212,428
$4,001
Grant or scholarship aid total
364
85%
$2,891,901
$7,945
Federal student loans
169
39%
$819,175
$4,847
Other student loans
14
3%
$125,116
$8,937
Student loan aid
171
40%
$944,291
$5,522
Total student aid
392
91%
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