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Housing Costs

Room Fees

Application Fee

Advance Payment

Apartment/Suite Reservation Fee

Semester Room & Board Fees

  • The student agrees to pay the Residence Hall room and board (Dining Plan) fees and properly billed charges at the time scheduled by the university. Room and board fees are due and payable by the semester.
  • Dining Rates for 9-month, commuter, faculty/staff and summer plans are available on the Hospitality Services website.
  • The student will be charged 60% of the total Residence Hall room and board (Dining Plan) fees in the Fall and 40% in the Spring.
  • A Deferral or Rollover » of the advance payment may be requested by visiting the University Student Housing office, located in the Wiggins Complex at 3211 18th Street.
  • However, fees may also be paid by an Installment Plan if needed. Payments are made directly to Student Business Services in accordance with the installment payment plan in effect. Payments may be made by Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, personal check, cashier's check or money order payable to Texas Tech University.

Looking for your housing charges?

You'll find all your housing room and board fees for a particular semester on your eBill statement, which is available through the Raiderlink website.

  • The Make a Payment page on the Student Business Services website includes links for both students and parents to login to view your eBill.
  • The How to Guides for eBill Users page on the Student Business Services website gives instructions on how to authorize users and set up payments.
  • If you have questions about your eBill or how to access it, please contact Student Business Services at 806.742.3272.

Room Rates: 2014 - 2015 Academic Year

Please see information concerning making Payment Arrangements » to learn about paying or reviewing the status of payment(s) of the application fee, advance payment or apartment/suite reservation fee. The room rates listed below can be found on your eBill statement for a particular semester. Please see the Residence Hall Comparison Chart » for a comparison of room types and rates.

  • Rates are for the Fall 2014 and Spring 2015 contract period.
  • All rates are for the academic year, consisting of the Fall and Spring semesters. Room charges are billed by the semester.
  • Residents beginning occupancy in the Fall semester will be charged 60% of the academic year cost in the Fall and 40% of the academic year cost in the Spring.
  • Residents beginning occupancy in the Spring semester will be charged 50% of the academic year cost in the Spring.
  • All rates are per person.
  • All halls are air-conditioned.
  • Rates are based on double occupancy, except for Gordon and Murray suites and the Carpenter/Wells complex.
  • Rates are based on single occupancy per bedroom for Carpenter/Wells and Murray.
  • All rates include utilities, expanded basic cable TV (including Showtime) and Internet services.

Fall / Spring Contract

ROOM TYPE FALL (60%) SPRING (40%) SPRING ONLY (50%) ACADEMIC YEAR
Traditional Shared Halls (double occupancy) $2,706.00 $1,804.00 $2,255.00 $4,510.00
Traditional Shared Halls (triple occupancy) $2,106.00 $1,404.00 $1,755.00 $3,510.00
Traditional Shared Halls Suites (w/Bath) $3,132.00 $2,088.00 $2,610.00 $5,220.00
Gordon Hall Suites $3,132.00 $2,088.00 $2,610.00 $5,220.00
Gordon Hall Efficiency (disability) $3,132.00 $2,088.00 $2,610.00 $5,220.00
Traditional Hall Single Room Additional Fee $676.50 $451.00 $563.75 $1,127.50
Traditional Hall Suite (w/Bath) Single Room Additional Fee $783.00 $522.00 $652.50 $1,305.00
Gordon Hall Single Room Additional Fee $783.00 $522.00 $652.50 $1,305.00
Carpenter/Wells Complex $3,498.00 $2,332.00 $2,915.00 $5,830.00
Murray Hall $3,498.00 $2,332.00 $2,915.00 $5,830.00
Talkington Hall $3,864.00 $2,576.00 $3,220.00 $6,440.00
West Village (Single Occupancy) $4,650.00 $3,100.00 $3,875.00 $7,750.00
West Village (Double Occupancy) $4,440.00 $2,960.00 $3,700.00 $7,400.00
West Village (Quad) $4,200.00 $2,800.00 $3,500.00 $7,000.00

Summer Contract 2014

ROOM TYPE SUMMER 1 SUMMER 2 SUMMER 1 & 2
Murray Hall $760.00 $760.00 $1,520.00

Summer Contract 2015

ROOM TYPE SUMMER 1 SUMMER 2 SUMMER 1 & 2
Carpenter Wells $785.00 $785.00 $1,570.00
Murray $785.00 $785.00 $1,570.00
Talkington $860.00 $860.00 $1,720.00
West Village (Single Occupancy) $1,135.00 $1,135.00 $2,270.00
West Village (Double Occupancy) $1,085.00 $1,085.00 $2,170.00
West Village (Quad) $1,025.00 $1,025.00 $2,050.00

For dining plan rates, go to the Hospitality Serviceswebsite.