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

25%

Students paying down their debt

$30,750

Typical Total Student Debt

$318

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

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
Take a challenging class 274 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 246 Up to $1,120
Take a foreign language class 148 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 133 Up to $600
Do community service 248 Up to $75
Have perfect attendance for a year 186 Up to $750

*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

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Forbes Ranking

7%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

29%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 5250
Living on campus 19%
Transfer Students 24%
Under Age 25 30%
Gender Balance
Men
35%
Women
65%

Student Diversity

14%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
92.91%
Unknown
3.46%
White
2.52%
Hispanic or Latino
0.63%
Asian
0.30%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.15%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.03%

Southern University and A & M College Graduation Success

62%

First Year Student Retention

7%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$33,800

Average Salary After Graduation

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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.

Address

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