Howard Payne Station,Brownwood, TX 76801 325-649-8027
About Howard Payne University
  • Year of Foundation 1889
  • Size of Campus 30 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Baptist
  • Degrees Bachelor
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,364
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 50%, 50%, 3%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $11,500
  • Room and Board $4,615
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 25
  • Enrollment No. 1,303
For more than a century, Howard Payne University has prepared students for life-long learning and service. Around the world, our graduates take leading roles in ministry, education, medicine, music, government, business and other fields. Through quality academic programs, a commitment to its Christian heritage, and the desire for students to develop leadership abilities, Howard Payne is preparing students for success in the 21st century.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Student Ministry, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, La Hora Bautista, Ministerial Association
  • Number of honor societies Gamma Beta Phi, Kappa Delta Pi, Sigma Beta Delta
  • Number of sororities 6
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frats 5
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) La Hora Bautista
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 16%
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Percent students who are frat members 14%
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Spring Sing, HPU Fest
  • Distance to nearest bus Brownwood (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Dallas, TX (180), Abilene (70)
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 16%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 46%
  • College campus housing availability No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 20%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 15
  • Type of housing provided for students women's dorms (39%), men's dorms (45%), apartment for single students (16%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 84%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing Yes
Campus Services
  • Number Of Subscriptions 598
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 15
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 271,542
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 800
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,162
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services personal, academic, older student, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 136
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 40,000
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Books in Library 118,825
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Academy of Freedom , Heart of Texas Children's LIterature Review Center, Al Tucker Historical Research Room, Grove Music Library , Burress Genealogy LIbrary
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, 24-hour emergency telephones, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,200
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural