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South Texas College is a public institution. It has a city setting. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Its in-state tuition and fees are $6,045 (2011-12); out-of-state tuition and fees are $7,170 (2011-12).
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Our Commitment to Hidalgo and Starr Counties Vision
Institutional Statement of Purpose
When applying to South Texas College, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. It is less selective.
For more information about the tests, essays, interviews, and admissions process, visit the Applying to College knowledge center.
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Campus Info & Services
South Texas College offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, placement service, and day care. South Texas College also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, and lighted pathways/sidewalks. Alcohol is not permitted for students of legal age at South Texas College.
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Paying for School
Paying for college doesn't have to be difficult or devastating. Go to the Paying for College knowledge center to get advice on raising cash and reducing costs.
|In-state tuition and fees||$6,045 (2011-12)|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$7,170 (2011-12)|
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* Overview details based on 2011 data