About Texas Lutheran University

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

How much does Texas Lutheran University cost?

Texas Lutheran University Cost of Attendance
In-state $29,650
Out-of-state $29,650
On-Campus Room and Board $9,320
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,446
Average Annual Cost $20,694
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
Over $110,000

Texas Lutheran 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 100%
Federal Grants 38% $4,047
Pell grants 37% $3,959
Other federal grants 25% $398
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 63% $2,607
Institutional grants or scholarships 100% $16,193
Student loan aid 96% $6,274
Federal student loans 96% $6,907
Other student loans 4% $9,841

Texas Lutheran University Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

Over 500,000 high school students are earning no-essay college scholarships for their grades, activities, and other achievements.

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 141 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 128 Up to $600
Have work experience 106 Up to $4,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 179 Up to $750
Do an extracurricular activity 235 Up to $1,000
Take a challenging class 263 Up to $3,000
Attend a summer program 109 Up to $4,500
Visit a college campus 242 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Texas Lutheran University Admissions

What is Texas Lutheran University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 49%
Average GPA 3.3
SAT Submissions 84% of applicants
SAT Reading 430-530
SAT Math 450-540
SAT Writing 430-520
ACT Submissions 45% of applicants
Composite Score 18-23

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Texas Lutheran University Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 1336
Living on campus
Transfer Students 15%
Under Age 25 85%
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

Texas Lutheran University Graduation Success


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About Texas Lutheran University

Texas Lutheran University is a private, liberal arts and sciences university located 35 miles from San Antonio and 50 miles from Austin. With 1,300 students and classes averaging fewer than 20 students, a typical TLU student is involved across campus - from athletics and the performing arts to student organizations and faculty-student summer research. U.S. News & World Report ranked TLU No. 1 "Best Value" and No. 2 "Best College" in the West for 2018.


1000 W. Court St
Seguin, TX

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