Tuition & Fees: What to Know
Plan financially for your college degree. Contrast UA's tuition charges to typical schools. Look for tuition trends and increases to find out whether you should expect to set aside more resources for the following few years of tuition.
How Does The University of Alabama Measure Up To Other Colleges?
The following table shows how UA compares to other colleges nationally, regionally and by state.
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In-State Tuition Discount Available
The cost of tuition and fees at UA is lowered dramatically for residents of Alabama. Tuition and fees for in-state students is set at $10,780 for the 2017 - 2018 year, a 61.6% discount off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $10,780 and fees $0.
Out-of-state undergrads at UA spent $28,100 in tuition and fees in 2017 - 2018. $0 was charged for fees, and $28,100 was for tuition.
Look at the following table to find 2017 - 2018 academic year costs.
Check out the Cost Per Credit Hour page to find out more.
Tuition and Fees Projection
Tuition and Fees for out-of-state students attending The University of Alabama increased with an average annual rate of 4.2% within the last five years. Over that same period, tuition increased by 4.2% and fees increased by 0.0%. Due to this, we predict the price of tuition and fees for this year will be $29,275.
At this rate, we estimate the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to be $59,773 and for a four year degree to be $124,647. Remember, this doesn't include other costs for example room and board, books, and transportation.
Look at this next chart to discern how UA tuition and fees might increase including residence based reductions in the years to come.
Be aware of just how much the tuition and fees are increasing each year. At most colleges undergrads will wind up paying a larger price for their last year of school compared to what they did for their first.
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