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

Southern University and A & M College Cost of Attendance
In-state $9,122
Out-of-state $16,472
On-Campus Room and Board $8,730
Off-Campus Room and Board $9,073
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $15,602
$30,000-$48,000 $16,546
$48,000-$75,000 $18,583
$75,000-$110,000 $15,602
Over $110,000 $20,650

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% $6,794
Federal Grants 79% $5,305
Pell grants 79% $5,024
Other federal grants 5% $2,454
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 35% $3,195
Institutional grants or scholarships 27% $5,237
Student loan aid 85% $6,273
Federal student loans 85% $7,158
Other student loans 2% $10,366

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000

*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 37%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 9% of applicants
SAT Reading 460-560
SAT Math 470-530
SAT Writing 410-500
ACT Submissions 91% of applicants
Composite Score 17-21

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Southern University and A & M College Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 5149
Living on campus 19%
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
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

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About Southern University and A & M College

The mission of Southern University and A&M College, an Historically Black, 1890 land-grant institution, is to provide opportunities for a diverse student population to achieve a high-quality, global educational experience, to engage in scholarly, research, and creative activities, and to give meaningful public service to the community, the state, the nation, and the world so that Southern University graduates are competent, informed, and productive citizens.


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