The University of Alabama.

The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL4 year degree
Out-of-state tuition
Acceptance rate


  • Offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees
  • 32,387 students
  • 0.21 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available

Notable programs at The University of Alabama

Fine Arts
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Fine Arts, Environmental Science, Biology, Microbiology, Accounting, Marketing, Finance, and Management Information Systems.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

20,321 students out of 38,129 applicants were accepted into The University of Alabama. They had an average SAT score of 1278. 19% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 81% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at The University of Alabama was $28,100, while for in-state students it was $10,780. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $39,881.

The average financial aid at The University of Alabama is $6,863. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $21,237 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at The University of Alabama

Family Income Level

Average Discount

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

57% of undergraduate students at The University of Alabama received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at The University of Alabama

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at The University of Alabama was of $13,324 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,200.

Diversity at The University of Alabama

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017