Prairie View A & M University

FM 1098 Road & University Drive
Prairie View, TX 77446
(936) 261-3311
http://www.pvamu.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Public
  • Total student population: 8,608
  • Undergraduate population: 6,617
  • Student to faculty ratio: 17 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $15,578
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $23,544
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $14,563
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $22,529

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 75%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $4,318
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 37%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $3,202
  • Students receiving federal aid: 37%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $4,345
  • Students receiving state aid: 25%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 23%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 5,899
  • Percent admitted: 40%
  • Percent admitted (men): 41%
  • Percent admitted (women): 40%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 370, 460
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 380, 480
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 8,203
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 39%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 61%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 37%
  • Graduation rate (men): 31%
  • Graduation rate (women): 42%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD