Cost of Attendance

Tuition, Fees, Room and Board and more

  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 - 2018-2019
 

Undergraduate

  Resident with Parent Resident Off-Campus Non-Resident with Parent  Non-Resident Off-Campus
Tuition and Fees $8,500  $8,500  $24,731  $24,731
Books and Supplies $1,064   $1,064  $1,064  $1,064
Room and Board  $4,310  $8,620  $4,310  $8,620
Transportation  $2,928  $2,928  $2,928  $2,928
Personal and Misc.  $3,662  $3,662  $3,662  $3,662
Total  $20,464  $24,774  $36,695  $41,005
  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 $10,307 $10,307 $20,607 $20,607
Books and Supplies $816 $816 $816 $816
Room and Board $4,310 $8,620 $4,310 $8,620
Transportation $2,928 $2,928 $2,928 $2,928
Personal and Misc. $3,662 $3,662 $3,662 $3,662
Total $22,023 $26,333 $32,323 $36,633
  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 - 2018-2019
 

Full Time

  Undergraduate Resident (12 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (12 hours) Graduate Resident (9 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (9 hours)
Tuition and Fees $3,557 $10,049 $4,686 $9,321
Books and Supplies $532 $532 $408 $408
Transportation $1,464 $1,464 $1,464 $1,464
Personal and Misc. $1,831 $1,831 $1,831 $1,831
Loan Fees $43 $47 $87 $108
Total $7,427 $13,923 $8,476 $13,132
  • Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Room and Board estimate if living away from home is $4,310. Also, see University Forest Apartments.
  • Room and Board estimate if living at home with parents is $2,155.

Three Quarters

  Undergraduate Resident (9 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (9 hours) Graduate Resident (7 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (7 hours)
Tuition and Fees $2,786 $7,655 $3,735 $7,340
Books and Supplies $396 $396 $323 $323
Transportation $1,098 $1,098 $1,098 $1,098
Personal and Misc. $1,373 $1,373 $1,373 $1,373
Loan Fees $43 $59 $73 $89
Total $5,696 $10,581 $6,602 $10,223
  • Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Room and Board estimate if living away from home is $3,232. Also, see University Forest Apartments.
  • Room and Board estimate if living at home with parents is $1,616.

Half

  Undergraduate Resident (6 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (6 hours) Graduate Resident (5 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (5 hours)
Tuition and Fees $1,994 $5,240 $2,745 $5,320
Books and Supplies $309 $309 $237 $237
Transportation $732 $732 $732 $732
Personal and Misc. $915 $915 $915 $915
Loan Fees $39 $35 $52 $52
Total $3,989 $7,231 $4,681 $7,256
  • Students may incur other costs such as course fees and student medical insurance.
  • Room and Board estimate if living away from home is $2,155. Also, see University Forest Apartments.
  • Room and Board estimate if living at home with parents is $1,077.

Less than Half

  Undergraduate Resident (3 hours) Undergraduate Non-Resident (3 hours) Graduate Resident (4 hours) Graduate Non-Resident (4 hours)
Tuition and Fees $1,082 $2,705 $2,230 $4,290
Books and Supplies $219 $219 $142 $142
Transportation $366 $366 $366 $366
Total $1,667 $3,290 $2,738 $4,798
  • 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.
Contact
  • Student Financial Aid

    Phone: 281-283-2480
    Fax: 281-283-2502
    Email: uhcl_fao@uhcl.edu

    SSCB 1.105
    2700 Bay Area Blvd, Box 05
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Office hours:
    Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    School Code:
    011711