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The University of Alabama

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

UAlabama Address

739 University Blvd
TUSCALOOSA, AL 35487--0166
General info:(205) 348-6010
Financial aid office:(205) 348-6756
Admissions office:(205) 348-5666University Homepage

Tuition + UAlabama Housing (2013-2014)

Undergrad Application Fee: $40
Grad Application Fee:$50

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:9,198
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 30,700
# of Grad students: 6,520
# of Part time: 26
Total Students: 37,220




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

67% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,588

3% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $8,877

50% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $12,265

42% receive student loans and the average amount is $9,386Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

MD Medical Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: Yes
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

56% men vs 57% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:12,615
Women Applicants:18,360
Men Admitted:7,069
Women Admitted:10,446

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


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