Estimated College Costs (International) - Freshmen

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Here’s an estimate of what you may pay as an international undergraduate student at UAB. Tuition and fees shown are based on fall 2015 rates and a course load of 12-15 credit hours each semester (fall and spring). Since tuition and fees are billed per semester hour, your actual costs may vary.

International Freshman – estimated expenses for two semesters (9 months)
  Two Semesters
(12 credit hours per semester)
Two Semesters
(15 credit hours per semester)
Tuition and Fees* $17,654 $21,956
Books and Supplies** $1,200 $1,200
Health Insurance $2,016 $2,016
Meal Plan $3,950 $3,950
Freshman Housing $5,900 $5,900
International Fee $100 $100
Personal Expenses $1,000 $1,000
TOTAL $31,820 $36,122

* International students pay non-resident tuition rates. Tuition in the schools of Health Professions, Public Health, and Nursing is slightly higher.
** Costs may vary depending upon course selection.