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UT Austin Tuition & Cost Guide


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Cost to Attend

In State

$26,322

Texas Residents

  • Tuition: $9,806
  • Books and Supplies: $750
  • Other Fees: $0
  • Room and Board: $11,456

Out of State

$51,192

Non Residents

  • Tuition: $34,676
  • Books and Supplies: $750
  • Other Fees: $0
  • Room and Board: $11,456

*All tuition data is sourced from the 2015/2016 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

Annual Prices

Residents of Texas pay an annual total price of $26,322 to attend The University of Texas at Austin on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $9,806 for tuition, $11,456 room and board, $750 for books and supplies and $0 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $51,192 which is 94.5% higher than Texas residents. The tuition charge is $34,676 while room and board is $11,456, books and supplies are $750 and other fees come in at $0.



Financial Aid and Student Loans - What does it really cost to attend?

The average reported annual net price for The University of Texas at Austin for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $16,832 in 2014/2015.

Aid Amount Percent Receiving Aid
Average Annual Total Grant Aid $8,933 53%
Average Pell Grant $4,466 25%
Average Annual Federal Student Loan $5,479 38%

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to The University of Texas at Austin, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $58,516. The loan balance of $58,516 is a four year multiple of the $14,629 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $611 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 4.7%.

Example Loan $58,516
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.7%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $610.97
Total Interest Paid $14,800.86
Sum of All Loan Payments $73,316.86

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current published cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree at The University of Texas at Austin to be $105,288 - assuming graduation in normal time. Our estimation assumes a 0% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Texas Residents $26,322 $26,330 $26,338 $26,346
Non Residents $51,192 $51,208 $51,223 $51,239

Per Credit Hour and Per Class Prices

We estimate the cost for a class at The University of Texas at Austin as follows based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at The University of Texas at Austin versus other colleges.

Cost Per Credit Hour Cost Per Class (3 credit hr) Cost Per Class (4 credit hr)
Texas Residents $456 $1,368 $1,824
Out of State Residents $1,584 $4,752 $6,336

Historical Tuition Prices

The cost to attend college is continually rising. The table below will provide perspective as to the historical tuition increases reported for The University of Texas at Austin and what it has cost to attend in past years.

Texas Resident Out of State Annual Percent Change
2010 $8,930 $30,006 4.7%
2009 $8,532 $27,760 11.2%
2008 $7,670 $24,544 0.5%
2007 $7,630 $20,364 9.4%
2006 $6,972 $16,310 21.6%
2005 $5,735 $14,435 36.9%
2004 $4,188 $11,268 6%
2003 $3,950 $10,490 4.9%
2002 $3,766 $10,096 5.3%
2001 $3,575 $10,025 14.3%
2000 $3,128 $9,608 4.1%
1999 $3,004 $9,394 4.8%
1998 $2,866 $9,286 9.7%
1997 $2,612 $9,032 18.3%
1996 $2,208 $7,968 21.7%
1995 $1,815 $6,105 7.3%
1994 $1,691 $5,771 23.3%
1993 $1,372 $5,512 15.4%
1992 $1,189 $4,429 12.8%
1991 $1,054 $4,140 10.4%
1990 $955 $4,073 9.3%
1989 $874 $3,994 0.3%
1988 $871 $3,984 0.9%
1987 $863 $3,983 0%

Tuition Payments

Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=228778 IPEDS survey data for The University of Texas at Austin.




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