Cost of Attendance
Cost of Attendance

The cost of attendance (COA) is an estimate of what it costs the typical student to attend Texas A&M International University. Your COA includes tuition and fees, room and board, books and supplies, transportation, and personal expenses. Standard COA is prepared each year to determine a student's financial need. These are constructed to estimate expenses for periods of enrollment for the Fall and Spring semesters as well as the Summer terms.

When comparing financial aid packages from other schools, make sure you are comparing the total cost of attending that school, not just the total financial aid awarded. It is important for you to budget and make wise decisions regarding how to utilize the financial aid funds you receive. Students are not allowed to receive aid that exceeds their COA.

 

Note: Adjustments to Cost of Attendance will be considered for one time purchase of a computer, child care, or study abroad.

 


 

Cost of Attendance Detail

The figures below outline the estimated cost of attendance for students at Texas A&M International University. Detailed information regarding tuition & fees at Texas A&M International University is available from the Bursar’s Office.

 

  Undergraduate:                                                            Graduate:

  Fall 2014 and Spring 2015                                            Fall 2014 and Spring 2015

  Summer 2015                                                               Summer 2015

  Fall 2015 and Spring 2016                                            Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 

 


 

Cost of Attendance Proration

Financial Aid defines enrollment statuses for fall/spring award periods as follows:

 

Undergraduate Students

Full-Time

12 or more credit hours

Three-quarter time

9 to 11 credit hours

Half-time

6 to 8 credit hours

Less than half-time

1 to 5 credit hours

 

Graduate Students

Full-Time

9 or more credit hours

Half-time

6 to 8 credit hours

Less than half-time

1 to 5 credit hours

 


 

Bursar’s Office

University Bursar’s Office is dedicated to providing excellent service and helping each student understand and manage their financial obligations to Texas A&M International University. For more information, please visit http://www.tamiu.edu/adminis/comptroler/cashiers.shtml.

 


 

Estimated Cost of Attendance for Undergraduate Students

 

2014-2015 - Undergraduate Fall and Spring

 

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Resident

Resident at home

Non-Resident

On-Campus*

with Parents*

On-Campus*

Tuition & Fees

7,558

  7,558

18,652

Books & Supplies

  1,780

1,780

  1,780

Room & Board

8,028

2,872

  8,028

Transportation

  626

1,864

  626

Personal Expenses

1,602

1,602

  1,602

Total

  19,594

15,676

30,688

*Amounts are based on 15 credit hours per semester at Texas A&M International University. Detailed information regarding tuition and fees at Texas A&M International University is available from the Business Office. Federal, state, private and institutional aid cannot exceed this cost.

 


 

2015 - Undergraduate Summer

 

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Resident

Resident at home

Non-Resident

On-Campus*

with Parents*

On-Campus*

Tuition & Fees

1,709

  1,709

  3,875

Books & Supplies

356

  356

  356

Room & Board

  2,676

  957

  2,676

Transportation

  209

  621

  209

Personal Expenses

  534

  534

  534

Total

  5,484

4,177

  7,650

 

*Amounts are based on 6 credit hours per semester at Texas A&M International University. Detailed information regarding tuition and fees at Texas A&M International University is available from the Business Office. Federal, state, private and institutional aid cannot exceed this cost.

 


 

2015-2016 - Undergraduate Fall and Spring

 

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Resident

Resident at home

Non-Resident

On-Campus*

with Parents*

On-Campus*

Tuition & Fees

           7,990

          7,990

19,894

Books & Supplies

            1,820

          1,820

  1,820

Room & Board

             8,259

          2,958

  8,259

Transportation

               638

          1,902

     638

Personal Expenses

            1,635

          1,635

  1,635

Total

           20,342

    16,305

32,246

*Amounts are based on 15 credit hours per semester at Texas A&M International University. Detailed information regarding tuition and fees at Texas A&M International University is available from the Business Office. Federal, state, private and institutional aid cannot exceed this cost.

 


 

Estimated Cost of Attendance for Graduate Students

 

2014-2015 Graduate Fall and Spring

 

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Resident

Resident at home

Non-Resident

On-Campus*

with Parents*

On-Campus*

Tuition & Fees

  2,726

  2,726

6,054

Books & Supplies

  1,068

1,068

1,068

Room & Board

  8,028

  2,872

  8,028

Transportation

1,258

1,864

  1,258

Personal Expenses

  2,061

  2,061

  2,061

Total

  15,141

  10,591

  18,469

*Amounts are based on 9 credit hours per semester at Texas A&M International University. Detailed information regarding tuition and fees at Texas A&M International University is available from the Business Office. Federal, state, private and institutional aid cannot exceed this cost.

 


 

2015 - Graduate Summer

 

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Resident

Resident at home

Non-Resident

On-Campus*

with Parents*

On-Campus*

Tuition & Fees

  1,822

1,822

4,106

Books & Supplies

356

  356

  356

Room & Board

  2,676

  957

2,676

Transportation

  419

  621

  419

Personal Expenses

687

  687

  687

Total

5,960

  4,443

  8,244

*Amounts are based on 6 credit hours per semester at Texas A&M International University. Detailed information regarding tuition and fees at Texas A&M International University is available from the Business Office. Federal, state, private and institutional aid cannot exceed this cost.

 


 

2015-2016 Graduate Fall and Spring

 

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Resident

Resident at home

Non-Resident

On-Campus*

with Parents*

On-Campus*

Tuition & Fees

          5,586

5,586

12,874

Books & Supplies

1,092

1,092

1,092

Room & Board

8,259

2,958

8,259

Transportation

1,284

1,902

1,284

Personal Expenses

2,103

2,103

2,103

Total

         18,324

13,641

25,612

*Amounts are based on 9 credit hours per semester at Texas A&M International University. Detailed information regarding tuition and fees at Texas A&M International University is available from the Business Office. Federal, state, private and institutional aid cannot exceed this cost.


 

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