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Dallas Baptist University Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$35,492 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$25,380 tuition
$7,992 on campus room & board
$1,320 books and supplies
$800 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$35,492 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$25,380 tuition
$7,992 on campus room & board
$1,320 books and supplies
$800 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Average Aid

$9,346 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
96% of students receive aid
26% get federal aid ($4,625 avg)
35% get state aid ($3,715 avg)
91% get institn'l aid ($9,346 avg)
51% get loans ($12,287 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 5.41% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 5.41% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $11,715 94%
Federal Grant Aid $4,625 26%
Pell Grants $4,242 26%
Other Federal Grants $1,885 5%
Institution Grant Aid $9,346 91%
State Grant Aid $3,715 35%
Student Loans $12,287 51%
Federal Loans $6,951 49%
Other Loans $15,316 15%

Merit Aid Available

Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: March 6
Financial aid deadline: May 1
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: -
Does Dallas Baptist University offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
3000 Mountain Creek Parkway
Dallas, TX 75211-9299
(214) 333-7100
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $846
Out of State $846


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 3
  • Katie from Keller, TX
  • I am a current student here

    It's pricey, so loans may be taken out. Try not to do it, but this is a private school. Luckily, there is a lot of on-campus jobs that you can take, some of which are work study programs, so it can be used to pay for you tuition!

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  • 5
  • Kailey from Dallas, TX
  • I am a current student here

    DBU is extremely expensive, but honestly, every single penny is worth it. The people who are here are the most selfless and sweet people you will ever meet.

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  • 3
  • Emily
  • I am a past student here

    DBU is pretty expensive but well worth the money! The Christian environment and servant focus of the school outweighs the cost to attend. You can apply for scholarships and the financial aid department works hard to help you get the funds you need.

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