At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1923
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $8,146
  • Selectivity
  • Less Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Urban

Beaumont, TX

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

August 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 76%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 26%
  • Application Fee
  • $25
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

69%

Top half of HS class

33%

Top quarter of HS class

13%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 430-520
  • Math
  • 430-530
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 18-23
  • English
  • 16-23
  • Math
  • 17-24
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Less Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 76%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 26%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 9,308

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$8,146

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,000

books and supplies

$8,350

room and board

$17,496

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$17,938

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,000

books and supplies

$8,350

room and board

$27,288

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $10,000
  • $30-$48K
  • $11,782
  • $48-$75K
  • $15,952
  • $75-$110K
  • $17,901
  • $110 & UP
  • $18,719
Financial aid

80%

Receiving Financial Aid

45%

Receiving Federal Grants

51%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: August 1

Student Life

Student Body

9,308

Total undergrad enrollment

5,693

Total grad students

1%

Out-of-state

98%

In-state

1%

International
Students

  • 58%

    FEMALE

  • 42

    MALE
Organizations

181

Student Organizations

11

Fraternities

8

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

18%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 5%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 27%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 15%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 48%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

18:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

485

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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