Overview of Proposed Tuition Plans

Summary of Proposed Traditional Rate Plans

  Fall 2017 Total Academic Cost Baseline Proposed Fall 2018 Base Academic Cost Dollar Increase over Fall 2017 Percentage Increase over Fall 2017 Proposed Fall 2019 Base Academic Cost Dollar Increase over Fall 2018 Percentage Increase over Fall 2018
Resident Undergraduate $4,945 $4,990 $45 0.9% $5,078 $88 1.8%
Non-Resident Undergraduate $11,945 $12,170 $226 1.9% $12,473 $303 2.5%
Resident Graduate $4,175 $4,252 $77 1.9% $4,218 $-34 -0.8%
Non-Resident Graduate $12,397 $12,668 $272 2.2% $12,856 $188 1.5%

Base Academic Cost represents the total of statutory tuition, Board-authorized designated tuition, mandatory fees, and average college and course fees for undergraduate students enrolled in 15 semester credit hours (SCH), excluding additional rates for differential tuition. For graduate students, the Base Academic Cost represents the sum of statutory tuition, Board-authorized designated tuition, mandatory fees, and average college and course fees for students enrolled in 9 SCH in programs, excluding additional rates for differential tuition. Please note that statutory tuition rates for non-resident students for Fall 2018 and beyond had not yet been published by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board at the time of proposal submission; therefore, statutory tuition rates are subject to increase based on future published statutory tuition rates.


Summary of Proposed Differential Tuition for Resident Undergraduate Majors (15 SCH)

  Proposed Fall 2018 Differential Tuition Proposed Fall 2019 Differential Tuition
BUSINESS 0 $630
ENGINEERING 0 $825

U. T. San Antonio charges differential tuition to students in upper-division courses in certain majors . Differential tuition represents the total charges in excess of the Base Academic Cost charged to undergraduate students enrolled in 15 semester credit hours in certain majors. No course fees will be charged to students with differential tuition.

Note that differential tuition rates will not be implemented until Fall 2019.


Summary of Proposed Differential Tuition for Resident Graduate Majors (9 SCH)

  Proposed Fall 2018 Differential Tuition Proposed Fall 2019 Differential Tuition
BUSINESS 0 $1,161
ENGINEERING 0 $495

Differential tuition represents the total charges in excess of the Base Academic Cost charged to graduate students enrolled in 9 semester credit hours in certain majors. No course fees will be charged for students with differential tuition.

Note that differential tuition rates will not be implemented until Fall 2019.


Summary of Proposed Guaranteed Rate Plans

Fall 2017 Total Academic Cost Baseline Guaranteed Plan Proposed Fall 2018 Base Academic Cost Guaranteed Plan Dollar Increase over Fall 2017 Guaranteed Plan Percentage Increase over Fall 2017 Proposed Fall 2019 Base Academic Cost Guaranteed Plan Dollar Increase over Fall 2018 Guaranteed Plan Percentage Increase over Fall 2018 Guaranteed Plan
Resident Undergraduate $5,606 $5,561 $-45 -0.8% $5,498 $-63 -1.1%
Non-Resident Undergraduate $12,962 $12,917 $-45 -0.3% $12,997 $80 0.6%
Resident Graduate N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Non-Resident Graduate N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A $317 N/A

Base Academic Cost represents the total of statutory tuition, Board-authorized designated tuition , mandatory fees, and average college and course fees for undergraduate students enrolled in 15 semester credit hours, excluding additional rates for differential tuition. Graduate students are not offered a guaranteed rate plan. Please note that statutory tuition rates for non-resident students for Fall 2018 and beyond had not yet been published by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board at the time of proposal submission; therefore, statutory tuition rates are subject to increase based on future published statutory tuition rates. The majority of students at U. T. San Antonio are enrolled in the traditional rate plan.