Manage College Costs

We’re committed to providing you outstanding value, not just through our affordable tuition, but in every part of your experience. It’s no wonder that we’ve been named one of America’s Best College Buys® for 21 consecutive years.

A high quality education
an amazingly affordable cost

Cost to attend

The average total cost of attendance for the 2016-2017 academic year for a Texas resident living on campus and enrolled in 15 hours per semester is only $23,780. That includes all tuition and fees, housing, food, books, supplies, transportation and personal costs. Curious about the bottom line? Get an estimate of your tuition and fee cost by using one of our tuition calculators.


Above the rest for thousands less

UNT’s new Eagle Express Tuition Plan lets you lock in your academic costs for four years, earn your degree sooner and save up to $3,000 when you graduate in four years. It’s the most popular alternative tuition program in Texas.

Scholarships & Financial Aid

About 75 percent of UNT students receive financial aid and scholarships totaling more than $350 million annually. This includes more than $45 million in scholarships.

We’re committed to helping you finance your education.
We offer many types of financial assistance, including:


  • $45 million awarded annually
  • Merit and/or need based
  • No repayment required


  • Merit and/or need based
  • No repayment required
  • Many federal, state and institutional grants are available at UNT


  • Available at low interest rates to students and parents of dependent students
  • Repayment required

Student Employment

  • UNT employs 3,200 student employees
  • On and off-campus jobs available

Scholarships for outstanding students

We offer many merit-based scholarships to help the best and brightest find their place at UNT. They include the UNT Excellence, Honors College and Terry Scholars scholarships. The UNT Meritorious Scholarship for National Merit Finalists is valued at over $115,000 for Texas residents and $165,000 for non-Texas residents.

Access for the financially challenged

The Emerald Eagle Scholars program is available to students whose family adjusted gross income is $40,000 or less. This selective program provides guaranteed tuition and fees to academically talented and highly motivated students.

Apply for financial awards as early as possible

For the best chance of receiving awards, apply for UNT scholarships using our online General Scholarship Application by March 1 and submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) before UNT’s March 15 priority deadline. If you miss the priority deadline, you can still submit your application.

Money Saving Perks

Student perks to save green

We're committed to providing you outstanding value, not just through our affordable tuition, but in every part of your experience. Here's just a few of the services on campus that help you stretch your budget:

  • Borrow a laptop from the library
  • Rent your textbooks from the bookstore instead of buying them
  • There’s always someone handing out free stuff (stock up now and you’ll never pay for a pen again)
  • Check out a free show, film, performance or concert (choose from thousands on campus each year)
  • Find a job on or off campus with help from the Career Center

Keep your student I.D. handy, because it's your golden ticket to all the wallet-optional services on campus.

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