The total cost of attendance at Texas Tech University is
per year (which includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses)
|Room and Board||$9,153|
|Books and Supplies||$1,200|
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If you're applying to Texas Tech University and hoping for need-based financial aid, you'll need to fill out the FAFSA.
The average student at Texas Tech University pays
At Texas Tech University
of freshmen receive some form of financial aid
|Income range||Average cost|
|$0 - $30,000||$12,374|
|$30,001 - $48,000||$12,930|
|$48,001 - $75,000||$16,916|
|$75,001 - $110,000||$20,533|
|$110,001 and up||$21,512|
Texas Tech University's financial aid meets
of students' demonstrated need
The average Texas Tech University merit scholarship for students without financial need is
How much will I pay at Texas Tech University?
Texas Tech University provides its students with need-based aid and financial assistance opportunities to help with the cost of paying for TTU. TTU's own Red Raider Guarantee provides payment of tuition and mandatory fees for Texas resident students whose family adjusted gross income is $40,000 or less annually. Additional requirements and frequently asked questions can be found here.
Financial aid award packages are provided to admitted students who also submitted a FAFSA and/or TAFSA form. These financial aid packages are in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, and work-study opportunities. More specifically, students can expect to see a combination of these types of opportunities in the form of the Texas B-On Time-Loan which can be potentially forgiven after meeting certain requirements and/or the Texas state College Access Loan, federal grants including the Pell and the Federal SEOG grant, the Texas Public Education Grant, the TEXAS Grant, and university TTU Grants. Scholarships include Terry Foundation Scholarships, Employee Dependent Scholarship opportunities, the Laverne Noyes Scholarship, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Scholarship Program for children of Vietnam Vets, and the Texas Tech Legal Action Academic Freedom (TTFLAA) Scholarships. There's also a summer scholarship program available, non-work study on and off-campus job opportunities, and a way to search external scholarships and departmental scholarships. Scholarships for incoming transfer students, graduate students, and continuing students are also available.
Handy resources for students and their families include a page of resources for understanding loans and the loan process, a student consumer information page, information detailing the cost to attend TTU, a net cost calculator, a transfer student calculator, and a TX state calculator.
Red to Black is TTU's Financial Literacy Program offering Peer Financial Coaching
financial literacy courses, tools such as Take the Savings Pledge, a welcome introductory video and the opportunity to connect on social media through Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram. Students and faculty can request group and individual presentations to help educate students about various money management topics including, information about credit, navigating life after college, savings and investment opportunities, and student loans education and literacy. Red to Black also celebrates financial education week in October with events, workshops, and fun!
Texas Tech University's full cost of attendance has increased an average of
per year since 2014
Texas Tech University's average net price has increased an average of
per year since 2014
Given past trends, we expect Texas Tech University's tuition pricing to be the following.
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The average starting salary for a Texas Tech University graduate is
and grows in the following way over time
|Years after graduation||Average salary|
The average student at Texas Tech University takes out
in student loans
The student loan repayment rate at Texas Tech University is
after five years
after seven years
The student loan default rate at Texas Tech University is
after three years
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The application fee for Texas Tech University is
The acceptance rate at Texas Tech University is
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