Tuition, Fees, and Funding Opportunities

Scholarships & Financial Aid
The School of Nursing at UAB has excellent scholarship, traineeship, fellowship and loan programs in which many students participate.

Tuition and Fees

The following tuition and fees are valid for the 2018-2019 academic year. Tuition and fees and are SUBJECT TO CHANGE annually based on approval from the University of Alabama Board of Trustees and/or university. The estimates below are based on the costs listed at the UAB Office of Planning and Analysis Web site (Tuition and Fees). Each student’s costs will vary depending upon state of residence, the number of credits taken in a semester, whether the student attends class live or through distance-accessible class, and several other factors. Fees vary with program or type of student, and certain fees may be waived.

Tuition and Fees - UAB School of Nursing (SON) Resident Charge ($) Non-resident Charge ($)
Undergraduate coursework (classroom; each semester hour) 421 971
Undergraduate coursework (internet-based distance learning; each semester hour) 505 505
Fees - UAB School of Nursing  Cost ($)
Educational Support and Technology Fee (Undergraduate and Pre-Licensure)(per course) 175
Campus Dining Fee (undergraduate only) (flat fee per semester—excluding the summer term—for students taking 12 or more hours) 225
Student Hospitalization Insurance Fee (per month)** 200
Student Dental Fee (per term)** 39
Expenses (Estimated) Cost ($)
Uniforms* 350
Books and supplies (estimate per term) 600
Lab Kit (undergraduate, upon admission)* 225
Electronic handheld device* 350
Room and Board (on campus, per term, cost varies depending on dorm) 2,800
* These must be purchased upon initial enrollment in the School of Nursing and should be planned for in student budgets.
** May be waived with documented proof of equal or greater coverage