GUARANTEED PRICE PLAN (GPP) TUITION AND FEE SCHEDULE

Registration Expenses

The rates below apply to undergraduate resident (freshman) and undergraduate resident (incoming transfer) students who elected the Guaranteed Payment Plan (GPP). NOTE: See also other non-mandatory fees that may be charged for certain services and items.

NOTE: Information on the 2015 Guaranteed Price Plan (GPP) tuition and fees is still available for students who opted for the Guaranteed Price Plan during academic year 2014-2015 (and thus are continuing on that plan). Click here for 2015 GPP tuition and fee information.

Guaranteed Price Plan 2016 (GPP 2016) Tuition and Fee Schedule
Semester HoursGuaranteed Tuition (Statutory and Designated Tuition)Guaranteed Mandatory Fee (Technology Fee, Library Fee)Guaranteed Student Life Fee (Student Center Fee and Recreational Sports Fee)Guaranteed Student Admin Fee (Advisement Fee, International Education Fee, Records Fee, and OneCard Fee)Guaranteed Medical FeeGuaranteed Intercollegiate Athletic FeeGuaranteed Student Service FeeTotal Cost
$ $ $ $ $ $ $ $
1 235.24 37 200 96 75 9 8 660.24
2 470.48 74 200 96 75 18 16 949.48
3 705.72 111 200 96 75 27 24 1,238.72
4 940.96 148 200 96 75 36 32 1,527.96
5 1,176.20 185 200 96 75 45 40 1,817.20
6 1,411.44 222 200 96 75 54 48 2,106.44
7 1,646.68 259 200 96 75 63 56 2,395.68
8 1,881.92 296 200 96 75 72 64 2,684.92
9 2,117.16 333 200 96 75 81 72 2,974.16
10 2,352.40 370 200 96 75 90 80 3,263.40
11 2,587.64 407 200 96 75 99 88 3,552.64
12 2,822.88 444 200 96 75 108 96 3,841.88
13 3,058.12 481 200 96 75 117 104 4,131.12
14 3,293.36 518 200 96 75 126 112 4,420.36
15 3,528.60 555 200 96 75 135 120 4,709.60
16 3,763.84 592 200 96 75 144 125 4,995.84
17 3,999.08 629 200 96 75 153 125 5,277.08
18 4,234.32 666 200 96 75 162 125 5,558.32
19 4,469.56 703 200 96 75 171 125 5,839.56
20 4,704.80 740 200 96 75 180 125 6,120.80
21 4,940.04 777 200 96 75 189 125 6,402.04
22 5,175.28 814 200 96 75 198 125 6,683.28
23 5,410.52 851 200 96 75 207 125 6,964.52

The above Undergraduate Guaranteed Price Plan schedule is predicated on tuition rates based on $50 per credit hour and designated tuition of $185.24 per credit hour.

However, tuition rates may be revised by the Legislature at any time. All tuition and fees are correct as of the date of print but are subject to change by action of the State Legislature or by the Board of Regents of The Texas State University System.

Anybody taking Sam Houston State University classes at the Woodlands Center will pay an additional fee of $75 per credit hour taken there. In addition, anyone enrolled in courses at a MITC (Multi-institutional teaching center) will pay an additional $75 per semester hour.