About Southern University and A & M College

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

How much does Southern University and A & M College cost?

Southern University and A & M College Cost of Attendance
In-state $9,332
Out-of-state $19,332
On-Campus Room and Board $8,370
Off-Campus Room and Board $9,073
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $12,153
$30,000-$48,000 $12,153
$48,000-$75,000 $15,238
$75,000-$110,000 $17,123
Over $110,000 $17,086

Southern University and A & M College 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% $6,547
Federal Grants 79% $5,514
Pell grants 79% $4,852
Other federal grants 17% $1,938
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 35% $2,955
Institutional grants or scholarships 34% $3,763
Student loan aid 86% $6,215
Federal student loans 86% $7,384
Other student loans 1% $9,244

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Play a sport 129 Up to $600
Take a foreign language class 142 Up to $3,000
Take a challenging class 265 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 110 Up to $4,500
Do community service 239 Up to $75
Have work experience 108 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 180 Up to $750
Do an extracurricular activity 237 Up to $1,000
Visit a college campus 244 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Southern University and A & M College Admissions

What is Southern University and A & M College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 99%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 5% of applicants
SAT Reading 410-550
SAT Math 435-545
SAT Writing 410-500
ACT Submissions 95% of applicants
Composite Score 20-27

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Southern University and A & M College Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 5250
Living on campus 19%
Transfer Students 24%
Under Age 25 30%
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

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

Southern University and A & M College Graduation Success


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About Southern University and A & M College


3rd Floor, J.S. Clark Adm. Building, P.O. Box 9374
Baton Rouge, LA

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Midsize City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify