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Undergraduate (in-state)$21,673
($9,457)
Graduate (in-state)$18,689
($9,547)
Books & Supplies$1,360
On-Campus Living Costs $13,814
Off-Campus Living Costs $14,510

Houston 2021 Tuition & Fees and COA

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees at University of Houston is $9,457 for Texas residents and $21,673 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees are $9,547 for students living in Texas and $18,689 for others. The Living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $13,814 when a student lives on campus and $14,510 when a student lives off-campus.
Its total costs of attendance (COA) is $36,847 when a student lives on campus and $37,543 when living off-campus for the academic year 2019-2020. It includes tuition, fees, book & supplies costs, room & board, and other living expenses. The following table and chart illustrate the COA by living preferences and tuition rates.
2020-2021 COA
In-StateOut-of-State
Total Costs$24,631 (On-Campus)
$25,327 (Off-Campus)
$36,847 (On-Campus)
$37,543 (Off-Campus)
Tuition & Fees$9,457$21,673
Books & Supplies$1,360
Room & Board$9,750 (on-campus) /$9,419 (off-campus)
Other Expenses$4,064 (on-campus) /$5,091 (off-campus)
Average Financial Aid$7,309
Total Costs After Receiving Aid$17,322 (On-Campus)
$18,018 (Off-Campus)
$29,538 (On-Campus)
$30,234 (Off-Campus)
[Chart] 2021 Cost of Attendance

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the undergraduate tuition & fees are $9,457 for Texas residents and $21,673 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are decreased by -0.35% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
University of Houston
201820192020 2021
In-State$9,706 $8,913 $9,221 $9,457
Out-of-State$22,066 $21,273 $21,749 $21,673
[Chart]2021 Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For the academic year 2020-2021, the graduate tuition & fees are $9,547 for Texas residents and $18,689 for out-of-state students. The graduate program tuition rates are decreased by -0.31% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
2021 Graduate School Tuition & Fees
University of Houston
201820192020 2021
In-State$9,046 $9,216 $9,372 $9,547
Out-of-State$18,316 $18,465 $18,748 $18,689
[Chart] 2021 Graduate Tuition & Fees

Books & Supplies

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for purchasing books and course supllies is $1,360. The following table and charts illustrate the changes of the books & supplies costs at University of Houston.
2021 Books & Supplies Costs
University of Houston
201820192020 2021
Books & Supplies $1,300 $1,300 $1,338 $1,360
[Chart] 2021 Books & Supplies Costs

Living Costs

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average costs for living costs at University of Houston is $13,814 when living on campus and $14,510 when living off-campus . The on-campus living costs are increased by 2.94% compared to academic year 2019-2020. The off-campus living costs are increased by 1.50% compared to academic year 2019-2020.
Living Costs
University of Houston
201820192020 2021
On-CampusRoom & Board $9,984$9,104$9,984$9,750
Other Expenses $3,956$3,908$3,956$4,064
Off-CampusRoom & Board $11,067$9,550$11,067$9,419
Other Expenses $5,508$4,854$5,508$5,091
[Chart] 2021 Room & Boards and other Living Costs