The University of Alabama

Acceptance Rate 80.00 %
SAT Average 1,260
2023 Tuition & Fees $32,300
Student Population 38,316
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $15,032

Academic Overview

The University of Alabama Campus, Tuscaloosa, AL
The University of Alabama is a public, four-years institute located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $11,940 for Alabama residents and $32,300 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $11,790 for Alabama residents and $32,150 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 38,316 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 80.00% and the graduation rate is 72% last year.
The salary after graduation from The University of Alabama varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $51,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, The University of Alabama's tuition & fees is $11,940 for Alabama residents and $32,300 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $11,790 for in-state students and $32,150 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at The University of Alabama. The acceptance rate of The University of Alabama is 80.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 19.00%. The average graduation rate is 72% and the transfer-out rate is 19%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $15,032 and 65% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 38,316 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for The University of Alabama is 80.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for The University of Alabama is 72 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for The University of Alabama is 19 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for The University of Alabama is 89 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for The University of Alabama is 38,316
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for The University of Alabama is 19 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
19 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $15,032 at The University of Alabama.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0100
Online Applicationapply.ua.edu/
Financial Aidfinancialaid.ua.edu/
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Veterans Tuitionhttps://vets.sa.ua.edu/
Disability Serviceods.ua.edu/

Offered Degrees

The University of Alabama offers 211 major programs through online and on-site education where 3 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)500
Doctorate (Practical)31
Post-Master's Certificate60

Special Learning Opportunities

The University of Alabama offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:9,385)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,234)

Veterans Benefits

The University of Alabama has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges