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Tuition and Fees

  Full Time Yearly - 2017-2018
 

Undergraduate

  Resident with Parent Resident Off-Campus Non-Resident with Parent  Non-Resident Off-Campus
Tuition and Fees $8,188 $8,188 $23,668  $23,668
Books and Supplies $1,064 $1,064 $1,064  $1,064
Room and Board $4,866 $9,732 $4,866  $9,732
Transportation $2,760 $2,760 $2,760 $2,760 
Personal and Misc. $3,644 $3,644 $3,644 $3,644
Total $20,522 $25,388 $36,002  $40,868
  1. Tuition and Fees
    The average cost of tuition and fees for a typical undergraduate student based on enrolling for 30 hours per year. The actual costs that a student incurs will vary depending on the student's degree or certificate program.
  2. Books and Supplies
    The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for an entire year.
  3. Room and Board
    A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to live in the Houston area while attending school.
  4. Transportation
    A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to travel between UHCL and your home or work.
  5. Personal and Misc.
    A reasonable estimate of the personal and miscellaneous expenses you would incur by attending UHCL.

Graduate

  Resident with Parent Resident Off-Campus Non-Resident with Parent  Non-Resident Off-Campus
Tuition and Fees $9,974 $9,974 $19,814 $19,814
Books and Supplies $816 $816 $816 $816
Room and Board $4,866 $9,732 $4,866  $9,732
Transportation $2,760 $2,760 $2,760 $2,760 
Personal and Misc. $3,644 $3,644 $3,644 $3,644
Total $22,060 $26,926 $31,900 $36,766
  1. Tuition and Fees
    The average cost of tuition and fees for a typical undergraduate student based on enrolling for 20 hours per year. The actual costs that a student incurs will vary depending on the student's degree or certificate program.
  2. Books and Supplies
    The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for an entire year.
  3. Room and Board
    A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to live in the Houston area while attending school.
  4. Transportation
    A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to travel between UHCL and your home or work.
  5. Personal and Misc.
    A reasonable estimate of the personal and miscellaneous expenses you would incur by attending UHCL.
  By Credit Hours - 2017-2018
 

Full Time

  Undergraduate Resident (12 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (12 hours) Graduate Resident (9 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (9 hours)
Tuition and Fees $3,431 $9,623 $4,535 $8,963
Books and Supplies $532 $532 $408 $408
Transportation $1,380 $1,380 $1,380 $1,380
Personal and Misc. $1,822 $1,822 $1,822 $1,822
Loan Fees $44 $52 $88 $108
Total $7,209 $13,409 $8,233 $12,681
  • Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Room and Board estimate if living away from home is $4,866. Also, see University Forest Apartments.
  • Room and Board estimate if living at home with parents is $2,433.

Three Quarters

  Undergraduate Resident (9 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (9 hours) Graduate Resident (7 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (7 hours)
Tuition and Fees $2,690 $7,334 $3,617 $7,061
Books and Supplies $396 $396 $323 $323
Transportation $1,035 $1,035 $1,035 $1,035
Personal and Misc. $1,366 $1,366 $1,366 $1,366
Loan Fees $45 $59 $73 $61
Total $5,532 $10,190 $6,414 $9,846
  • Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Room and Board estimate if living away from home is $3,649. Also, see University Forest Apartments.
  • Room and Board estimate if living at home with parents is $1,824.

Half

  Undergraduate Resident (6 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (6 hours) Graduate Resident (5 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (5 hours)
Tuition and Fees $1,928 $5,024 $2,660 $5,120
Books and Supplies $309 $309 $237 $237
Transportation $690 $690 $690 $690
Personal and Misc. $911 $911 $911 $911
Loan Fees $41 $35 $56 $70
Total $3,879 $6,969 $4,554 $7,028
  • Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Room and Board estimate if living away from home is $2,433. Also, see University Forest Apartments.
  • Room and Board estimate if living at home with parents is $1,216.

Less than Half

  Undergraduate Resident (3 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (3 hours) Graduate Resident (4 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (4 hours)
Tuition and Fees $1,049 $2,597 $2,162 $4,130
Books and Supplies $219 $219 $142 $142
Transportation $345 $345 $345 $345
Total $1,613 $3,161 $2,649 $4,617
  • Please note: Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Per federal guidelines, for less than half time students, only tuition and fees, books and supplies, and transportation are factored for cost of attendance purposes.
  Full Time Yearly - 2016-2017
 

Undergraduate

  Resident with Parent Resident Off-Campus Non-Resident with Parent  Non-Resident Off-Campus
Tuition and Fees $7,931  $7,931  $22,901  $22,901
Books and Supplies $1,064   $1,064  $1,064  $1,064
Room and Board  $4,852  $9,704  $4,852  $9,704
Transportation  $3,234  $3,234  $3,234  $3,234
Personal and Misc.  $3,666  $3,666  $3,666  $3,666
Total  $20,747  $25,599  $35,717  $40,569
  1. Tuition and Fees
    The average cost of tuition and fees for a typical undergraduate student based on enrolling for 30 hours per year. The actual costs that a student incurs will vary depending on the student's degree or certificate program.
  2. Books and Supplies
    The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for an entire year.
  3. Room and Board
    A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to live in the Houston area while attending school.
  4. Transportation
    A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to travel between UHCL and your home or work.
  5. Personal and Misc.
    A reasonable estimate of the personal and miscellaneous expenses you would incur by attending UHCL.

Graduate

  Resident with Parent Resident Off-Campus Non-Resident with Parent  Non-Resident Off-Campus
Tuition and Fees $9,671 $9,671 $19,191 $19,191
Books and Supplies $816 $816 $816 $816
Room and Board $4,852 $9,704 $4,852 $9,704
Transportation $3,234 $3,234 $3,234 $3,234
Personal and Misc. $3,666 $3,666 $3,666 $3,666
Total $22,239 $27,091 $31,759 $36,611
  1. Tuition and Fees
    The average cost of tuition and fees for a typical undergraduate student based on enrolling for 20 hours per year. The actual costs that a student incurs will vary depending on the student's degree or certificate program.
  2. Books and Supplies
    The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for an entire year.
  3. Room and Board
    A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to live in the Houston area while attending school.
  4. Transportation
    A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to travel between UHCL and your home or work.
  5. Personal and Misc.
    A reasonable estimate of the personal and miscellaneous expenses you would incur by attending UHCL.
  By Credit Hours - 2016-2017
 

Full Time

  Undergraduate Resident (12 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (12 hours) Graduate Resident (9 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (9 hours)
Tuition and Fees $3,323 $9,311 $4,398 $8,682
Books and Supplies $532 $532 $408 $408
Transportation $1,617 $1,617 $1,617 $1,617
Personal and Misc. $1,833 $1,833 $1,833 $1,833
Loan Fees $43 $59 $83 $87
Total $7,348 $13,352 $8,339 $12,627
  • Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Room and Board estimate if living away from home is $4,866. Also, see University Forest Apartments.
  • Room and Board estimate if living at home with parents is $2,433.

Three Quarters

  Undergraduate Resident (9 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (9 hours) Graduate Resident (7 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (7 hours)
Tuition and Fees $2,606 $7,097 $3,507 $6,839
Books and Supplies $396 $396 $323 $323
Transportation $1,212 $1,212 $1,212 $1,212
Personal and Misc. $1,374 $1,374 $1,374 $1,374
Loan Fees $44 $51 $69 $85
Total $5,632 $10,130 $6,485 $9,833
  • Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Room and Board estimate if living away from home is $3,639. Also, see University Forest Apartments.
  • Room and Board estimate if living at home with parents is $1,819.

Half

  Undergraduate Resident (6 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (6 hours) Graduate Resident (5 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (5 hours)
Tuition and Fees $1,868 $4,862 $2,580 $4,960
Books and Supplies $309 $309 $237 $237
Transportation $808 $808 $808 $808
Personal and Misc. $916 $916 $916 $916
Loan Fees $39 $35 $54 $70
Total $3,940 $6,930 $4,595 $6,991
  • Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Room and Board estimate if living away from home is $2,426. Also, see University Forest Apartments.
  • Room and Board estimate if living at home with parents is $1,213.

Less than Half

  Undergraduate Resident (3 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (3 hours) Graduate Resident (4 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (4 hours)
Tuition and Fees $1,019 $2,516 $2,098 $4,002
Books and Supplies $219 $219 $142 $142
Transportation $404 $404 $404 $404
Total $1,642 $3,139 $2,644 $4,548
  • Please note: Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Per federal guidelines, for less than half time students, only tuition and fees, books and supplies, and transportation are factored for cost of attendance purposes.