tuitions and fees


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New for 2015

Wayland Fixed Tuition Plan


Typical Costs for One Semester

Prices below begin in August of the 2014-2015 Term

The costs for any semester are affected by the number of semester hours taken, any laboratory fees which might be incurred, the type of dormitory room requested, and the meal plan selected. The cost breakdown indicated below is calculated based on 12 semester hours, a shared room, and a meal plan which provides fourteen meals per week.

Cost Per Semester for Undergraduate living on Campus

Tuition - 12 hours at $495.00 per hour $5,940.00

General Fee


Room (median)


Meal plan - 14 (median)


Books (estimate)



Total estimated costs per semester

$ 12,323.00

Tuition and Fees
Tuition is charged by the semester hour. All charges apply to the Plainview campus and to the external campuses unless otherwise indicated.

Meal plans. Residence hall occupants must purchase a meal plan. Meal plans with the following number of meals per week are available during sixteen-week semesters:


19-Meal Plan + $100 Pioneer Bucks


Flex 190 Meal Plan (190 Meals per semester + $100 Pioneer Bucks) $2,036

14-Meal Plan + 150 Pioneer Bucks


Flex 150 Meal Plan (150 meals per semester + $150 Pioneer Bucks)


10-Meal Plan + $200 Pioneer Bucks


*5-Meal Plan + $100 Pioneer Bucks (off -campus students only)


* Students living off-campus may purchase the 5-Meal Plan


Weekly meal plans can only be used in the main dining hall in the University Center. Unused meals on the weekly plans do not carry over from week to week. The Flex plan may be used for meal equivalents in the main dining hall, Pete’s Place in the University Center, and at the grill in Laney Center. Unused Flex Plan meals do not carry over from semester to semester.

Living on campus
Unless exempted by the Dean of Students, an unmarried student enrolled for seven or more semester hours is required to live in a residence hall and to take meals in the University

Dining Hall.
Dorm costs Here are the dormitory room rates for a sixteen-week semester:


Women's Residence Halls

Ferguson $739.00
Fleming Mays (FMT) $739.00
Davis Hall $1,257.00
Owen (suite) $864.00
Private Room Additional Charge $204.00
Men's Residence Halls
Brotherhood $739.00
Caprock (suite) $864.00
Jimmy Dean Hall $1,257.00
Private room additional charge $204.00
Honor Halls  
McCoy Hall $1,129.00
Pioneer Hall $864.00
Davis Hall $1,257.00
May Micro and Summer Rates  
All residence halls ($44 per week) $139.00
Private room additional charge ($11 per week) $33.00

Pioneer Bucks - Pioneer Bucks will be included in the meal plans. The Pioneer Bucks may be used to purchase food at the Laney Center, Pete’s Place, and at Hutcherson Gymnasium Concession stands. Pioneer Bucks will be allocated for each meal plan as follows:

19-meal plan - $100 Pioneer bucks
Flex 190 plan - $100 Pioneer bucks
14-meal plan - 150 Pioneer bucks
Flex 150 plan - $150 Pioneer bucks
10-meal plan - $90 Pioneer bucks
5–meal plan - $100 Pioneer bucks

The Pioneer bucks originally issued with the plan shall not carry over from semester to semester. Additional Pioneer bucks purchased as an add-on to the meal plan shall be carried over from Fall to Spring Semester, but shall be forfeited, if not used, at the end of Spring Semester.