About McMurry University

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

How much does McMurry University cost?

McMurry University Cost of Attendance
In-state $26,275
Out-of-state $26,275
On-Campus Room and Board $8,244
Off-Campus Room and Board $5,452
Average Annual Cost $21,516
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
Over $110,000

McMurry 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 99% $14,243
Federal Grants 59% $4,506
Pell grants 59% $3,948
Other federal grants 30% $982
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 60% $3,670
Institutional grants or scholarships 99% $11,078
Student loan aid 80% $9,371
Federal student loans 79% $7,990
Other student loans 9% $9,957

McMurry University Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have work experience 108 Up to $6,000
Take a challenging class 265 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 110 Up to $4,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 180 Up to $750
Take a foreign language class 142 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 129 Up to $600
Do community service 239 Up to $75
Visit a college campus 244 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

McMurry University Admissions

What is McMurry University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 48%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 59% of applicants
SAT Reading 390-500
SAT Math 430-530
SAT Writing 370-450
ACT Submissions 64% of applicants
Composite Score 18-22

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McMurry University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1265
Living on campus
Transfer Students 35%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

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

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About McMurry University

McMurry University is a private liberal arts institution located in Abilene, Texas. The University enrolls more than 1,000 students and has an average class size of 16. Offering a diverse academic curriculum, students can choose from 45 majors in the arts, business, education and the sciences as well as pre-professional programs in medicine, dentistry, engineering, law, pharmacy and physical therapy.


S 14th and Sayles Blvd
Abilene, TX

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