Prairie View A&M University is not just a place where you will earn a degree – attending PVAMU is about honoring tradition, forging new paths, building a solid foundation and igniting your passion.

As a panther, you will be inspired to dream big and to become a productive force both on and off campus. Are you ready to turn inspiration into action and become a productive panther? Come experience all that PVAMU has to offer. Let us help you ignite your passion.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Consistently rated one of the best values in American higher education, PVAMU combines affordable cost with a high return on investment. We believe that a college degree shouldn’t come with a mountain of debt. The average PVAMU student graduates with 20 percent less student loan debt than the average college student, according to U.S. News & World Report.

Financial Aid and Scholarship Resources


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Inclement Weather Closure 1/17/18

All PVAMU campuses will remain closed through tomorrow, Wednesday, January 17, due to inclement weather and the potential for hazardous road conditions. Please continue to monitor the PVAMU website and official social media sites for more information.