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At UST, we understand that higher education is a major investment, and we are committed to making college affordable. We are dedicated to creating a plan that is affordable for you and your family. In addition to grants, scholarships and loans, there are several other financing options available. To reach a UST student counselor, call 713-525-2133 or 713-525-6974, or email us at

Payment Options & Payment Plans

Cost of Attendance

In addition to the information you supply on your FAFSA, the total cost of attending UST factors into the amount of financial assistance you receive. Below is an estimate of undergraduate charges based on costs for the 2018 - 2019 academic year:

  Fall 2018 Spring 2019
Tuition and Fees $16,790 $16,790
Residence Hall 2,790 2,790
Meal Plan 1,745 1,745
New Student Fee 200 0
Books (estimate) 750 750
Total $22,275 $22,075

Rates shown based on 15 credit hours

For graduate tuition and miscellaneous fees, please visit our summer, fall and spring tuition webpages.