About Howard Payne University

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Howard Payne University cost?

Howard Payne University Cost of Attendance
In-state $26,630
Out-of-state $26,630
On-Campus Room and Board $7,800
Off-Campus Room and Board $5,400
Average Annual Cost $19,951
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
Over $110,000

Howard Payne University Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 98% $14,747
Federal Grants 46% $4,743
Pell grants 46% $4,077
Other federal grants 22% $1,060
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 65% $3,460
Institutional grants or scholarships 96% $11,922
Student loan aid 80% $8,397
Federal student loans 79% $6,735
Other student loans 18% $12,089

Howard Payne University Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a challenging class 274 Up to $3,000
Do community service 248 Up to $75
Take a foreign language class 148 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 132 Up to $600
Do an extracurricular activity 246 Up to $1,120
Visit a college campus 253 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 187 Up to $750
Have work experience 118 Up to $6,000
Attend a summer program 117 Up to $4,500

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Howard Payne University Admissions

What is Howard Payne University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 88%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 59% of applicants
SAT Reading 420-530
SAT Math 430-520
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 48% of applicants
Composite Score 18-22

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Howard Payne University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1158
Living on campus
Transfer Students 24%
Under Age 25 24%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Hispanic or Latino
Black or African American
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native

Howard Payne University Graduation Success


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About Howard Payne University

Howard Payne University is a Christ-centered academiccommunity dedicated to excellence by developing andequipping the whole person for intellectual inquiry,personal and professional integrity, and service toGod and humanity.


1000 Fisk St.
Brownwood, TX

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Remote Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify