Lamar University

4400 MLK Blvd
Beaumont, TX 77705
(409) 880-7011

Quick Facts

Enrollment: 1403

Type: Public 4-year or above

Main Website:

Financial Aid: financial aid link

Annual Costs

Tuition and fees: $7,694.00

Total Cost In-State On-Campus: $21,024.00

Total Cost Out-State On-Campus: $29,712.00

Quick links: Admissions | Test Scoring | Financial Aid | Degrees | Majors | Scholarships

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 3603 1570 2677
Percent admitted 78.81% 82.85% 75.94%
Percent admitted who enrolled 38.94% 42.29% 27.61%
Test Scoring
25th Percentile* 75th Percentile*
SAT Critical Reading 420 530
SAT Math 440 530
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 18 23
ACT English 16 23
ACT Math 17 24
ACT Writing

*Click here for an explanation of 25th and 75th Percentile scoring.

Financial Aid
Percentage of students receiving any financial aid 81%
Percentage of students receiving Federal Grants 53%
Average Federal Grant $3,777.00
State Aid
Percentage of students receiving state aid 49%
Average state aid $3,899.00
Institutional Aid
Percentage of students receiving institutional aid 12%
Average institutional aid $2,769.00
Student Loans
Percentage of students receiving a student loan 59%
Average student loan $6,160.00
American Sign Language (ASL)
Apparel and Textiles
Applied Psychology
Architectural History and Criticism
Art/art Studies
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-language Pathology/Pathologist
Biology/Biological Sciences
Business Administration and Management
Business/Managerial Economics
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Community Psychology
Computer and Information Sciences
Computer Science
Construction Engineering
Counseling Psychology
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Curriculum and Instruction
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
Education/Teaching of Individuals With Hearing Impairments Including Deafness
Educational Leadership and Administration
Educational/Instructional Technology
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Elementary Education and Teaching
Engineering/Industrial Management
English Language and Literature
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Environmental Science
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Fine/Studio Arts
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
Foodservice Systems Administration/Management
Foreign Languages and Literatures
Forensic Chemistry
French Language and Literature
General Studies
Geology/Earth Science
Graphic Design
Health and Physical Education/Fitness
Health and Wellness
Human Development and Family Studies
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
Industrial Engineering
Industrial Technology/Technician
Interior Architecture
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Management Information Systems
Marketing/Marketing Management
Mechanical Engineering
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Nursing Administration
Operations Management and Supervision
Political Science and Government
Public Administration
Public Health Education and Promotion
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Retailing and Retail Operations
Social Work
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Speech-language Pathology/Pathologist
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management

Lamar University Scholarships

Texas Scholarships

Casey President's Council Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending the University of North Texas full-time. Applicants must have academic achievement with a minimum 2.0 GPA. Submit FAFSA application (available January 2nd) for financial eligibility. Number of awards and award amount varies. more...
Collegiate FFA Barrow Sale Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas, majoring in Agriculture, Agriculture Education or Communications. Number of awards and award amount varies. more...
W.L. & Florence W. Calvert Memorial Scholarship Fund
Scholarship for graduate students attending Lamar University, Sam Houston State University, Stephen F. Austin State University, Rice University, Texas A&M; University, the University of Houston or the University of Texas majoring in Geology or Geophysics. Contact the University Geoscience Department for more information and/or application. more...
Renato Zapata-IGNC Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students attending Texas A&M; International University. Due date, number of awards and award amount varies. more...
Leon M. Liddell Scholarship in Library & Information Science
Scholarship for graduate or doctoral students attending the University of North Texas part- or full-time, majoring in Library and Information Sciences. Preference given to residents of, or a former residents of Cooke County, Texas or Love County, Oklahoma. Proof of residency should be submitted with application packet. Due date, number of awards and award amount varies. more...

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