Financial Aid and Scholarships

Undergraduate Financial Aid:

In the Lamar University Computer Science Department, there are three traditional CS Scholarships :

In addition, scholarships awarded from National Science Foundation funds :

  • The ASCENT Program.
For more information on all the scholarships available in Lamar University:  LU Scholarship Information
For more information on financial aid, go to LU Office of Student Financial Aid at Lamar University

Graduate Financial Aid:

For information on financial aid for International Students, go to International Student Services Office at Lamar University.

There is no transcript evaluation fee for international students applying to the MS program in computer science.  See the policy below.  Also, for more information on how to apply (international students only) please go to: https://beacardinal.lamar.edu/how-to-apply/international-graduate-.html 

College of Engineering and College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Applicants (International Students only). Submit official transcript(s) from all post-secondary institutions attended with an original signature of a school official or an original school seal. If transcripts are in a language other than English, an official translation from the school, recognized translator or translation verified by a United States Embassy or Consulate must accompany the native language transcript. Transcripts should arrive in a sealed envelope, directly from the sending institution or recognized translator. Faxed, emailed, and/or notarized scanned copies will not be accepted. Your transcripts will be evaluated within the College.