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Blinn College District 2020-2021 Cost Of Attendance

In District In District In District Out of District Out of District Out of District Out of State Out of State Out of State
Living situation On Campus Off Campus With Parents On Campus Off Campus With Parents On Campus Off Campus With Parents
Tuition $ 1,710.00 $ 1,710.00 $ 1,710.00 $ 3,450.00 $ 3,450.00 $ 3,450.00 $ 8,220.00 $ 8,220.00 $ 8,220.00
Fees $ 2,250.00 $ 2,250.00 $ 2,250.00 $ 2,250.00 $ 2,250.00 $ 2,250.00 $ 2,250.00 $ 2,250.00 $ 2,250.00
Board $ 2,800.00 $ 4,966.00 $ 1,948.00 $ 2,800.00 $ 4,966.00 $ 1,948.00 $ 2,800.00 $ 4,966.00 $ 1,948.00
Room $ 5,695.00 $ 6,490.00 $ 2,005.00 $ 5,695.00 $ 6,490.00 $ 2,005.00 $ 5,695.00 $ 6,490.00 $ 2,005.00
Books & Misc $ 1,200.00 $ 1,200.00 $ 1,200.00 $ 1,200.00 $ 1,200.00 $ 1,200.00 $ 1,200.00 $ 1,200.00 $ 1,200.00
Travel $ 3,338.00 $ 3,338.00 $ 3,338.00 $ 3,338.00 $ 3,338.00 $ 3,338.00 $ 3,338.00 $ 3,338.00 $ 3,338.00
Misc Exp $ 2,600.00 $ 2,600.00 $ 2,600.00 $ 2,600.00 $ 2,600.00 $ 2,600.00 $ 2,600.00 $ 2,600.00 $ 2,600.00
COA $ 19,593.00 $ 22,554.00 $ 15,051.00 $ 21,333.00 $ 24,294.00 $ 16,791.00 $ 26,103.00 $ 29,064.00 $ 21,561.00

COA = Cost of Attendance
* Based on 15 hours
** Students who utilize student loans receive an additional amount equal to loan fees they are being charged.
*** Students who are only taking online classes in a semester will have their Misc Exp set to 0 and the Travel amount set to $500 per semester.

Tuition & Fees: The average cost of tuition and fees for a typical student based on enrolling in 30 hours per Fall and Spring.
Room & Board: A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to live in the areas around the various campuses. Typically includes rent, food, household supplies, and utilities.
Books & Supplies: The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for an entire academic year.
Travel: Represents the cost of traveling to and from home, work, and to school.
Personal Expense: Estimate of costs for clothing and other miscellaneous expenses. These are usually expenses that you are already incurring for every day living and will vary from student to student.

Child Care: Independent students who have children who are in day care so that the student can attend class may request that their Cost Of Attendance (Budget) be increased. Students must be registered for 6 or more hours to be eligible. The student must provide documentation on letter head from the day care provider listing the children, how much their day care is, that the student is enrolled, and the day care if paid. Once this is received the Cost Of Attendance can be increased. An increase in the Cost Of Attendance does not necessarily guarantee that the student is eligible for any additional financial aid.

Blinn College District 2019-2020 Cost Of Attendance

In District In District In District Out of District Out of District Out of District Out of State Out of State Out of State
Living situation On Campus Off Campus With Parents On Campus Off Campus With Parents On Campus Off Campus With Parents
Tuition $1,650.00 $1,650.00 $1,650.00 $3,360.00 $3,360.00 $3,360.00 $8,160.00 $8,160.00 $8,160.00
Fees $2,114.00 $2,114.00 $2,114.00 $2,114.00 $2,114.00 $2,114.00 $2,114.00 $2,114.00 $2,114.00
Board $2,800.00 $4,138.00 $1,558.00 $2,800.00 $4,138.00 $1,558.00 $2,800.00 $4,138.00 $1,558.00
Room $5,399.00 $5,408.00 $1,604.00 $5,399.00 $5,408.00 $1,604.00 $5,399.00 $5,408.00 $1,604.00
Books & Misc $1,668.00 $1,668.00 $1,668.00 $1,668.00 $1,668.00 $1,668.00 $1,668.00 $1,668.00 $1,668.00
Travel $3,338.00 $3,338.00 $3,338.00 $3,338.00 $3,338.00 $3,338.00 $3,338.00 $3,338.00 $3,338.00
Misc. Exp. $2,608.00 $2,608.00 $2,608.00 $2,608.00 $2,608.00 $2,608.00 $2,608.00 $2,608.00 $2,608.00
COA $19,577.00 $20,924.00 $14,540.00 $21,287.00 $22,634.00 $16,250.00 $26,087.00 $27,434.00 $21,050.00

COA = Cost of Attendance

* Based on 15 credit hours per semester

** Students who utilize student loans receive an additional amount equal to the loan fees they are being charged.

*** Students who are only taking online classes in a semester will have their miscellaneous expenses (Misc. Exp.) set to zero and the travel amount set to $500 per semester.

Tuition and Fees: The average cost of tuition and fees for a typical student enrolled in a total of 30 credit hours during the Fall and Spring semesters.

Room and Board: A reasonable estimate of what it would cost to live in the areas around the various campuses.  Typically includes rent, food, household supplies, and utilities.

Books and Supplies: The average cost of books and supplies for a typical student for an entire academic year.

Travel: Represents the cost of traveling to and from home, work, and to school. 

Personal Expense: Estimate of costs for clothing and other miscellaneous expenses. These usually are expenses that you are already incurring for every day living and will vary from student to student.

Child Care: Independent students who have children in daycare, so they can attend class may request that their Cost Of Attendance (COA) be increased. Students must be registered for six or more hours to be eligible. The student must provide documentation on letterhead from the daycare provider listing the children, how much their daycare is, that the student is enrolled, and the daycare if paid. Once this is received the COA can be increased. An increase in the COA does not necessarily guarantee that the student is eligible for any additional financial aid.

Tuition and General Fee Schedule*

(Minimum charge is for 3 semester hours)

Semester Hours Total In-District Texas Resident Total Out-of-District Texas Resident Total Out-of-State/Foreign
1-3 $366.00 $537.00 $1,017.00
4 488.00 716.00 1,356.00
5 610.00 895.00 1,695.00
6 732.00 1,074.00 2,034.00
7 854.00 1,253.00 2,373.00
8 976.00 1,432.00 2,712.00
9 1,098.00 1,611.00 3,051.00
10 1,220.00 1,790.00 3,390.00
11 1,342.00 1,969.00 3,729.00
12 1,464.00 2,148.00 4,068.00
13 1,586.00 2,327.00 4,407.00
14 1,708.00 2,506.00 4,746.00
15 1,830.00 2,685.00 5,085.00
16 1,952.00 2,864.00 5,424.00
17 2,074.00 3,043.00 5,763.00
18 2,196.00 3,222.00 6,102.00
19 2,318.00 3,401.00 6,441.00
20 2,440.00 3,580.00 6,780.00
21 2,562.00 3,759.00 7,119.00
22 2,684.00 3,938.00 7,458.00
23 2,806.00 4,117.00 7,797.00
24 2,928.00 4,296.00 8,136.00

*More information about additional fees can be found on the College Expenses page in the Catalog.

High School Dual Credit

Tuition Per Semester Hour
In-District Tuition $ 36.00
Out-of-District Tuition 92.00
General Fee 14.00
Semester Hours Total In-District Students Total Out-District Students
1-3 $ 150.00 $ 318.00
4 200.00 424.00
5 250.00 530.00
6 300.00 636.00
7 350.00 742.00

In-District Texas Resident - Students who have legal residence in Washington County, Texas or pay ad valorem tax in Washington County, Texas.
Out-of-District Texas Resident - Students who have residence in Texas for 12 consecutive months prior to enrollment at Blinn College (as defined in the Blinn College residency rules).
Out-of-State/Foreign - Students who reside outside the state of Texas or outside the United States.
High School Dual Credit Students - Students who are enrolled in dual credit [high school/college] courses.

Students in the Texas A&M Engineering Academy at Blinn-Brenham have additional tuition and fees due to the costs of the Texas A&M class they take each semester. The average amount for residents is $1,455 and $3,092 for non-residents.