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 elect 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 2016 Guaranteed Price Plan (GPP) tuition and fees is still available for students who opted for the Guaranteed Price Plan during academic year 2015-2016 (and thus are continuing on that plan). Click here for 2016 GPP tuition and fee information.

Guaranteed Price Plan 2017 (GPP 2017) 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 41 200 99 75 9.87 8 668.11
2 470.48 82 200 99 75 19.74 16 962.22
3 705.72 123 200 99 75 29.61 24 1,256.33
4 940.96 164 200 99 75 39.48 32 1,550.44
5 1,176.20 205 200 99 75 49.35 40 1,844.55
6 1,411.44 246 200 99 75 59.22 48 2,138.66
7 1,646.68 287 200 99 75 69.09 56 2,432.77
8 1,881.92 328 200 99 75 78.96 64 2,726.88
9 2,117.16 369 200 99 75 88.83 72 3,020.99
10 2,352.40 410 200 99 75 98.70 80 3,315.10
11 2,587.64 451 200 99 75 108.57 88 3,609.21
12 2,822.88 492 200 99 75 118.44 96 3,903.32
13 3,058.12 533 200 99 75 128.31 104 4,197.43
14 3,293.36 574 200 99 75 138.18 112 4,491.54
15 3,528.60 615 200 99 75 148.05 120 4,785.65
16 3,763.84 656 200 99 75 157.92 125 5,076.76
17 3,999.08 697 200 99 75 167.79 125 5,362.87
18 4,234.32 738 200 99 75 177.66 125 5,648.98
19 4,469.56 779 200 99 75 187.53 125 5,935.09
20 4,704.80 820 200 99 75 197.40 125 6,221.20
21 4,940.04 861 200 99 75 207.27 125 6,507.31
22 5,175.28 902 200 99 75 217.14 125 6,793.42
23 5,410.52 943 200 99 75 227.01 125 7,079.53

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.