Location
OR
Back

Lamar University (TX): Merit Aid, Financial Aid Data, Offer Data & More

Public14,783 StudentsIn State: $24,850/yrOut of state: $37,510/yr

Lamar University offers 40% of incoming freshmen merit aid. The average merit aid award is $3,576. Lamar University is a public college located in Beaumont, Texas. Its student population is 14,783. It is a four-year, medium, primarily residential campus. It has an acceptance rate of 84%. Lamar University 4 year graduation rate is 10% .


Merit Aid Stats For Lamar University


FRESHMAN W/O NEED, RECEIVING MERIT AID

$3,576

AVG. MERIT AID AWARD

MeritMatch®

Need Based Aid


% of freshman
with need

$4,959

Avg. financial aid for
freshman with need

GET FREE ACCESS

% of students offered need-based aid, granted work study

GET FREE ACCESS

Avg Work Study
Amount

Other Affordability Data


4 year graduation
rate

GET FREE ACCESS

Targeted Institutional
Grants

GET FREE ACCESS

Tuition Guarantee
Plan

Debt/Future Salary


GET FREE ACCESS

Median Debt for
Graduates

GET FREE ACCESS

Median Earnings for Alumni
with Less than 5 Years Experience

GET FREE ACCESS

Median Earnings of Alumni
Working After 10 Years

Admission Data


  • Admission rate 84%
  • Avg. high school GPA 3.3
  • Avg. ACT 20.5
  • Avg. SAT 1035
  • Early decision acceptance rate GET FREE ACCESS
  • % Class accepted during early decision GET FREE ACCESS
  • Early action acceptance rate GET FREE ACCESS
  • % of accepted students who enroll GET FREE ACCESS

Upcoming Deadlines For Lamar University


  • Early decision 1 - Deadline
    n/a*
  • Early decision 1 - Notification
    n/a*
  • Lamar University - Send test score
    n/a*

Application Tips


  • Self Reporting of Scores GET FREE ACCESS
  • Superscore SAT GET FREE ACCESS
  • Superscore ACT GET FREE ACCESS
  • Application fee $25

Helpful Links


n/a* Data was not provided

Recent Financial Aid Offers For the 2019 Admissions Year

Parents who completed the admissions process in 2019 submitted their offer data as presented here.


Money You Don’t Need To payMoney Your Family Needs To payFederal Student Loans (Government)Work Study
Expected Family Contribution
State of Residence
Unweighted GPA
Composite SAT
Composite ACT
Admission
Type
College Estimated Cost of Attendance
College Grants & Scholarships (NOT BASED on financial need)
Is this money automatically renewable?
College Grants & Scholarships (BASED on financial need)
Net Cost to your family (before loans & work study)
Subsidized
Unsubsidized
Amount you can earn
Below $15,000 TX 4.1 1380 0 Regular Decision $23392 $0 $23392 $0 $3500 $2000 $0
Recent Financial Aid Offers For the 2019 Admissions Year

Colleges with Similar Merit Aid Award Percentages and Award Amounts


Name
Cost
Received Merit
Aid
Avg Merit
Aid
Acceptance
Rate
Merit
Match
Lamar University $37,510 40% $3,576 84%
Western Illinois University $24,313 43% $3,896 59%
Northern Michigan University $29,690 39% $3,860 66%
University Of Alaska Fairbanks $37,837 40% $3,795 76%
Nicholls State University $23,380 39% $3,707 94%
University Of South Florida Main Campus $17,702 38% $3,470 43%
Christopher Newport University $44,204 36% $3,382 68%
Colleges with similar merit aid awards levels and amounts

Colleges in Southwest Region with similar merit aid awards levels


Name
Cost
Received Merit
Aid
Avg Merit
Aid
Acceptance
Rate
Lamar University $37,510 40% $3,576 84%
The University Of Texas At Dallas $54,538 45% $13,716 69%
Texas Woman's University $35,514 35% $4,209 87%
Cameron University $25,582 36% $2,847 0%
Colleges in Southwest Region with similar merit aid awards levels and amounts

Colleges with similar acceptance rate and median earnings of alumni after 10 years


Name
Acceptance
Rate
10 Year
Salary
Lamar University 84 $101,200
West Virginia University 82 $99,900
Mount Carmel College Of Nursing 78 $99,700
Notre Dame De Namur University 82 $99,700
Molloy College 81 $99,500
University Of Michigan Dearborn 78 $99,500
The University Of Texas At Arlington 80 $99,500
University Of Iowa 83 $99,400
Colleges with similar acceptance rate and median earnings of alumni after 10 years

Colleges with similar acceptance rate and cost of attendance


College
Acceptance
Rate
Attendance
Cost
Lamar University 84 $37,510
Suny At Fredonia 76 $33,879
Indiana State University 90 $33,892
The University Of Texas Of The Permian Basin 91 $34,050
Emporia State University 85 $34,057
Old Dominion University 87 $34,060
West Virginia University 82 $34,060
Truett Mcconnell University 93 $34,074
Utah State University 89 $34,113
Fort Lewis College 91 $34,166
Suny College Of Technology At Canton 78 $34,169
Southern Utah University 79 $34,200
Hilbert College 84 $34,300
University Of North Georgia 81 $34,397
University Of Maine At Farmington 81 $34,411
California State University Stanislaus 86 $34,662
Suny College At Old Westbury 78 $34,663
Kent State University At Kent 85 $34,858
University Of Central Oklahoma 78 $34,892
University Of North Carolina At Greensboro 84 $34,963
Rosemont College 89 $35,238
Colleges with similar acceptance rate and cost of attendance

Colleges with similar acceptance rate and similar 4 year graduation rates


Name
Acceptance
Rate
4 year
graduation
Lamar University 84 10%
Mississippi Valley State University 86 14%
Eastern Michigan University 76 14%
Lourdes University 89 14%
University Of Arkansas At Little Rock 79 14%
University Of Hawaii At Hilo 79 14%
Humboldt State University 77 14%
University Of Central Oklahoma 78 14%
Indiana University Southeast 85 14%
Black Hills State University 88 13%
Louisiana State University Shreveport 87 13%
University Of Nevada Las Vegas 82 13%
California State University Stanislaus 86 11%
Metropolitan College Of New York 79 11%
Saginaw Valley State University 77 11%
Reinhardt University 90 10%
Southeastern Oklahoma State University 75 10%
Indiana University South Bend 82 9%
University Of Baltimore 78 9%
Auburn University At Montgomery 93 9%
Colleges with similar acceptance rate and similar 4 year graduation rates

Comparing merit aid in colleges with similar acceptance rates.


Name
Received Merit
Aid
Avg Merit
Aid
Lamar University 40% $3,576
Auburn University At Montgomery 45% $3,911
Pennsylvania State University Penn State York 48% $3,828
University Of Alaska Fairbanks 40% $3,795
Colorado Mesa University 34% $3,720
Pennsylvania State University Penn State Erie Behrend College 32% $3,547
Millersville University Of Pennsylvania 31% $3,425
Illinois State University 33% $3,383
Colleges with similar acceptance rate , merit aid awards levels and amounts

Add notes from tours information sessions or other research about here.


Add notes

Have questions or comments about ? This is the place to learn more.


LATEST NEWS


Criminal Offenses - On campus


Criminal Offense
2015
2016
2017

We didn't find any matches.

The Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis is produced by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education.

This website uses analytic solutions, cookies and softwares which are essential and help us to improve the user experience. By using the website, you consent to the use of these analytic solutions. Read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy to learn more.
OK