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Texas Southern University


Houston, Texas 77004-4583

Admission Requirements

  • Official high school transcript
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Official ACT Composite score of 17 or higher; or official SAT score of 820 (Critical Reading + Math sections, taken before March 2016) or score of 900 (Evidence-Based Reading + Writing total score, taken after March 2016).
  • Documentation of non-accredited high school/home schooled students is required for admission.

Deadline for Application for Admission

  • July 15 - Fall
  • November 15 - Spring;
  • May 15 - Summer I;
  • June 15 - Summer II
  • Dormitories Available
Tuition Breakdown
Type Cost
Tuition and Fees $9,176
On-Campus Budget $24,266
Off-Campus Budget $26,674

Financial Aid

Requirements to apply for financial aid

  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA form) and
  • most recent Income Tax return
  • Federal Verification Worksheet
  • Separate application required for scholarships

Types of financial aid available

Deadline for Application for Financial Aid

  • March 15 (No absolute deadline; however, aid is awarded on a funds available basis after priority date.)

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