Wayland Baptist University

Wayland Baptist University

Plainview, Texas

Tuition and Fees

The cost for undergraduate students to attend Wayland Baptist University for an academic year can be broken down into $21,360 for tuition, $1,298 for fees, $1,000 for books and supplies, $8,342 for room and board and $4,256 for other expenses. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

Tuition and Fees

Books and supplies$1,000
Room and board$8,342
Other expenses$4,256

Tuition Plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institutionYes
Tuition guaranteed planNo
Prepaid tuition planNo
Tuition payment planYes
Other alternative tuition planNo

Financial Aid

94% of undergradate students at Wayland Baptist University received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Wayland Baptist University consists of 91% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $7,974 on average, 54% receiving pell grants of $4,322 on average, 83% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $3,445 on average, and 78% receiving federal student loans of $8,829 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid


Awarded any Financial Aid

Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid25591%$7,974
Pell grants15254%$4,322
Institutional grants or scholarships23483%$3,445
Federal student loans21978%$8,829

Net Price

Average Net Price


Net prices changes by family income and financial need. Net price typically increases with increase in family income because of higher amounts of financial aid available to students belonging to lower income families. Students in the lowest $0 – $30,000 family income bracket paid net price of $22,450 compared to net price of $23,238 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $24,799 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $28,442 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and $30,111 in the $110,001 and more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$22,450
$30,001 – $48,000$23,238
$48,001 – $75,000$24,799
$75,001 – $110,000$28,442
$110,001 and more$30,111

Net price reflects the actual cost to attend after accounting for finanical aid. Net price includes tuition, books, living costs, and other expenses after subtracting federal financial aid received by students.

Sticker Price

The cost for a 4 year bachelors degree at Wayland Baptist University is $164,400. The cost reported is aggregated over 4 years and includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, room and board, and other miscellaneous expenses. The year to year increases in tuition and cost of living are accounted by applying a rate of increase of 8% which is based on the average rate of increase in the last 2 years as reported by Wayland Baptist University. The actual net cost paid by students could be lower because financial aid is not accounted for in this cost. The cost for in-state and out-of-state students is the same.

4-year Sticker Price

Year Sticker Price