McMurry University is a diverse campus community located in west central Texas focused on providing students with a well-rounded education and preparation for career. McMurry is ranked as one of the best value universities in the South and a top 10 small university in Texas. Our vibrant campus community provides numerous ways to get connected and involved. International students are assigned a student success coach to guide them through their education and to serve as a mentor as you get accustomed to our community. McMurry is located in Abilene, Texas, a mid-sized city of 125,000 with a great downtown scene, low-cost of living, and close proximity to major metro cities in Texas.
McMurry University is a diverse campus community with student representation from around the globe. For the most recent Fall cohort, applications were received from students in over 60 countries.
Admission Counselor for International Students
Have questions about the application and admission process as an international student? Contact your Admission Counselor, Jenny Lo, for more information, help through your next steps, and more!
International Admission Counselor
WhatsApp: +1 325-230-5100
Cost and Scholarships
Full-time students are charged a block tuition rate and may take 12 to 18 semester hours without affecting the cost of tuition. Students must have the approval of the Vice President of Academic Affairs to take more than 18 hours a semester.
2023-2024 Academic Year
|Housing & Meals||$9,406|
*Direct costs are those charged directly to a student’s account. Indirect Costs that are additional personal costs that may be incurred while attending the University and are not charged to the student. Total indirect costs per year are estimated at $3,340. This includes transportation, personal costs, and average loan fees. Required books are included in the cost of tuition.
International undergraduate students may be eligible for merit scholarships based on their secondary school GPA, test scores, or transferable college GPA. Scholarships range from $14,500 – $17,000 and are renewable for four years. Scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis after admission.
Interested international students are encouraged to apply for the McMurry University Honors program. International students who are accepted into the honors program may receive additional aid. Eligible students may submit Honors applications through the application portal after being admitted.