The below required tuition and fees include board-approved tuition and fees only.

  • Program Details In-State Charge Out-of-State Charge International Charge Online Charge2
    Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, Graduate School, Joint Health Sciences (JHS) Each semester hour of coursework $357 $850 $925 $441
    Health Professions, Nursing, and Public Health Each semester hour of coursework $421 $1005 $1080 $505
    Dental Assisting Program Tuition per semester $2,133 $4,936    
    Dual Enrollment Program Each semester hour of coursework $178.50 $424.50   $262.50
     
    Campus Dining Fee1 per semester $225 $225 $225  


    1All enrolled students living on campus and all undergraduate students taking twelve (12) or more credit hours who do not reside on campus will be assessed a $225 Campus Dining Fee during fall and spring semesters.

    2Students pursuing a 100% online degree program in the Collat School of Business should refer to the Institutional Fees tab.

    Please note: Hybrid-delivered course, in person or remote, will be charged at the standard tuition rate. In-state students will pay the in-state rate and out-of-state students will pay out-of-state tuition rate. The differential between in and out-of-state tuition reflect that in-state students and their families also contribute through their Alabama state taxes to higher education institutions.


  • Graduate Courses offered in...

    Program Details In-State Charge Out-of-State Charge International Charge Online Charge1
    Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, and The Graduate School Each semester hour of coursework $450 $1,066 $1,141 $534
    Health Professions and Nursing Each semester hour of coursework $572 $1,363 $1,438 $656
    Public Health Each semester hour of coursework $465 $1,098 $1,173 $549
    Joint Health Sciences Each semester hour of coursework $433 $1026 $1,101 $517
    Medicine General Tuition (annual charge) $29,702 $62,714   N/A
    Dentistry General Tuition - Years 1, 2, 3, & 4 (per semester) $14,742 $34,363   N/A
    Optometry General Tuition (per semester) $9,194 $18,004   N/A


    1Students pursuing a 100% online degree program in the Collat School of Business should refer to the Institutional Fees tab.

    Please note: Hybrid-delivered course, in person or remote, will be charged at the standard tuition rate. In-state students will pay the in-state rate and out-of-state students will pay out-of-state tuition rate. The differential between in and out-of-state tuition reflect that in-state students and their families also contribute through their Alabama state taxes to higher education institutions.

  • Summary of Annual UAB Tuition for a Full-Time Student by Program 1
    In-State and Out-of-State
    2020-2021

     

      In-State Students Out-of-State Students
    Undergraduate Programs:
    (Based on 30 semester credit hours per year or 15 hours per semester which is considered full time) 2
     
    Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, and Engineering $10,710 $25,500
    Health Professions, Public Health, and Nursing $12,630 $30,150
     
    Graduate Programs:
    (Based on 18 semester credit hours per year or 9 hours per semester which is considered full time)
     
    Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, and Engineering $8,100 $19,188
    Health Professions and Nursing $10,296 $24,534
    Public Health $8,370 $19,764
    Joint Health Sciences $7,794 $18,468
    Medicine 3 $29,702 $62,714
    Optometry 4 $9,164 $18,004
    Dentistry:  
    – 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th Year Students $14,742 $34,363
     
    Other Programs:  
    Dental Assisting Program 5 $2,133 $4,936


    1 Includes Board-approved tuition only.
    2 All enrolled students living on campus and all undergraduate students taking twelve (12) or more credit hours who do not reside on campus will be assessed a $225 Campus Dining Fee during fall and spring semesters.
    3 Quoted on an annual basis. Additional charges will apply to students who must extend attendance briefly beyond their current academic year in order to complete course requirements.
    4 Three out of four class years in the School of Optometry are required to enroll for the summer term, so tuition and fees reflect summer attendance.
    5 Values are the same as those for the per semester total on the undergraduate tab.

    Please note: Hybrid-delivered course, in person or remote, will be charged at the standard tuition rate. In-state students will pay the in-state rate and out-of-state students will pay out-of-state tuition rate. The differential between in and out-of-state tuition reflect that in-state students and their families also contribute through their Alabama state taxes to higher education institutions.

  • General/Administrative

    Student Accounts

    Late Payment Fee$50
    Payment Plan Fee (per semester)$25
    Returned Check Fee$30

    New Student Orientation

    Transfer Orientation – Students$50
    Transfer Orientation – Parent/Guest (each)$10
    Fall Freshman Orientation Residence Hall Fee – Students (per night)$35
    Fall Freshman Orientation Residence Hall Fee – Parent (per night)$35
    Fall Freshman Orientation – Undergraduate Additional Parent/Guest (each)$20
    Freshmen Enrollment Deposit1$200

    Application

    Graduate – On-Line Submissions$50
    Graduate – Non-degree$40
    Graduate – Readmission$30
    Graduate – International Direct Admit Students$60
    Undergraduate – On-Line Submissions for Domestic or Direct Admit International Students$40

    Registrar

    Graduation:
    Graduation Fee – Graduate$60
    Graduation Fee – Undergraduate$50
    Certificate Fee – Undergraduate & Graduate$20
    Records:
    Official Transcript Fee$10
    Unofficial Transcript Fee$5
    Transcript – Service Charge for Overnight Delivery$25
    Diploma Reorder Fee – Undergraduate$15
    Diploma Reorder Fee – Graduate$25
    Document Copy Fee (for subpoena requests for student records)$5 + $1 per page

    Student Housing

    Student Housing Prepayment$250
    Student Housing Collection Fee$100
    Campus Dining Fee (per semester)2$225

    Testing Office

    ACT (Residual)$80
    CLEP Test$30
    Correspondence Exams$60
    Miller Analogies$100
    DSST (Dantes Subject Standardized Test)$80

    Miscellaneous

    Student Parking Citation Late Fee$5
    Student Parking Citation Collection Fee$2
    Optional Alumni Gift$5
    One Card Replacement Fee$15

    Division/School Fees and Charges

    General

    English Language Program (per semester)$7,715
    Credit by Portfolio (undergraduate only)See note4
    Credit by Examination (undergraduate only)See note4
    Continuing Education Fee (UAB sponsored program)$15
    Laboratory Fees – Honors Program3$35
    Laboratory Fees – Science & Technology Honors Program$100
    ROTC Outdoor Adventures Fee$25
    Student Health & Wellness Appointment Cancellation/Late Arrival Fee$25
    Summer Abroad - International Travel Assistance Program$100
    Semester Abroad - International Travel Assistance Program$225
    Academic Year Abroad- International Travel Assistance Program$450
    Study Abroad Administration Fee$125
    UAB in Wales Study Abroad Program Fee$8,000

    Business

    Graduate Application Fee$70
    Graduate Application Fee – International$85
    MBA Leadership & Professional Development Fee (per semester)$50
    MD, DMD, OD/MBA Dual Degree Program Fee (per credit hour)$1,000
    Bachelor of Science in Finance Online Program Course Fee (per hour)$667
    Bachelor of Science in Management Online Program Course Fee (per hour)$667
    Bachelor of Science in Marketing Online Program Course Fee (per hour)$667
    Bachelor of Science in Accounting Online Program Course Fee (per hour)$667
    Bachelors of Science in Information Systems Online Course Fee (per hour)$667
    Bachelor of Science in Industrial Distribution Online Program Course Fee (Per Hour)$667
    Bachelor of Science in Human Resource Management Online Program Course Fee (Per Hour)$667
    Master of Business Administration Online Program Course Fee (Per Hour)$1,088
    Masters of Accounting Online Program Course Fee (per hour)$1,088
    Masters in Information Systems Online Program Course Fee (per hour)$1,088
    General Education curriculum Online Program Course Fee (per hour)$433

    College of Arts and Sciences

    Private Music Lessons Fee$100
    Group Music Fee$50
    Laboratory Fee – Tier I$75
    Laboratory Fee – Tier II$100
    Laboratory Fee – Tier III$150
    Laboratory Fee – Tier IV$200

    Dentistry

    Advanced Cardiology Life Support (Third Year)$26
    Advanced Dental Esthetics, Restorative & Biomaterials Certificate Program (twice per year)$22,000
    Advanced Education (Excluding Implant Dentistry) (twice per year)$5,622
    Advanced Periodontology & Prosthodontics Eqpt. Fee (annually)$1,074
    Anatomy Lab Fee (First Year Students)$400
    ASDA Dues (First Professional Students)$105
    Breakage Deposit (Fourth Year Students)$15
    Clinic Fee, Dental Assisting Students (per semester)$95
    Clinic Fee, DMD (First and Second Year – per term)$63
    Clinic Fee, DMD (Third Year – per term)$2,148
    Clinic Fee, DMD (Fourth Year - per term)$1,757
    Clinic Fee, International Dentistry Program (Third and Fourth Year) Per Term$3,249
    Clinic Fee, Advanced Dental Esthetics, Restorative & Biomaterials (Fall Term, First Year)$20,000
    Clinic Fee, Advanced Dental Esthetics, Restorative & Biomaterials (Fall Term, Second and Third Year)$5,000
    Clinic/Lab Fee, Advanced Education Students$900
    CPR Fee (First Year; DMD – Fall Term, International Dentistry D2 – Spring Term)$26
    Diploma Fee (Fourth Year Students)$20
    International Dentistry Program (per term)$36,612
    International Orthodontic Certificate Program (per term, includes Adv Ed tuition, Clinic/Lab fee, and printed materials fee )$30,000
    International Pediatric Dentistry Certificate Program (per term, includes Adv Ed tuition, Clinic/Lab fee, and printed materials fee)$30,000
    Laptop Usage Fee (DMD – Annually, Fall Term)$500
    Malpractice Insurance, Postdoctoral StudentsAt Cost
    PCD Laboratory Fee (DMD First and Second Year – per term)$2,096
    PCD Laboratory Fee (International Dentistry Program Second Year – Spring Term)$3,195
    PCD Laboratory Fee (DMD and International Dentistry Program Third and Fourth Years)$25
    Prosthetic Lab Fee (Third and Fourth Years – per term)$150

    Education

    Field Supervision Fee (per course)$100
    Internship Fee$75
    Laboratory Fees – Education$50
    Transcript Evaluation Fee$30

    Engineering

    Laboratory Fees – Tier I$165
    Laboratory Fees – Tier II$110
    Laboratory Fees – Tier III$80
    Advanced Safety Engineering & Management Course Fee (per course)$900
    Construction Management Course Fee (per course)$900
    Information Engineering and Management Course Fee (per course)$900

    Health Professions

    Executive Master’s of Science in Health Administration – Special Fee (per year)$29,800
    Executive Doctor of Science Program Fee (per year)$36,600
    MSHA Program Application Fee
    – Domestic (US students)$60
    – International students$85
    Surgical Physician Assistant Program (Critical Care) – Application Fee$75
    Anatomy Lab Fee (Physical Therapy Program)$387
    Anatomy Lab Fee (Clinical Nurse Anesthesia Program)$387
    Anatomy Lab Fee (Surgical Physician Program)$387
    Anatomy Lab Fee (Biomedical and Health Sciences)$150
    History & Physical Simulation Fee (per semester)$250
    Laboratory Fees – Health Professions$50
    Lab/Clinical Supply Fee (Surgeon Physician Assistant Program – one time fee)$150
    Professional Development Fee – Physical Therapy (One Time)$350
    Professional Development Fee – MSHA Students (Fall Term, Years One and Two)$500
    Professional Development Fee – MSHI Students (Fall Term, Years One and Two)$750
    Professional Development Fee – MSHI Students (Fall Term, Years Three and Beyond)$250
    Professional Development Fee – MS Biomedical and Health Sciences (per course)$200
    RD Exam Workshop Fee – MS in Nutrition Sciences, Clinical Track – Dietetic Internship Program$550
    Seat Deposit – MS in Nutrition Sciences, Clinical Track - Dietetic Internship Program (Non-Refundable, applied to tuition at registration)$450
    Physician Assistant Lab Fee$300

    Medicine

    Professional Support Fee (per semester)$125
    Alumni Residency Application Services Fee$45
    Anatomy Lab Fee (1st and 2nd Years – per semester)$175
    Certified Copy of Diploma$5
    Computer Assisted Learning Fee (per semester)$250
    Disability Insurance Premium (per semester)Variable
    Drop Course Fee$45
    Gross Anatomy Dissection Elective (3rd and 4th Years – per semester)$175
    Medical School Application Fee$100
    Secured Communication Fee MS-1 (per semester)$230
    Medical Student Services Fee (per semester)$213
    Testing Fee (1st – 2nd Year Students – per semester)$261
    Testing Fee (3rd Year Students – per semester)$175
    Clinical Skills and Simulation Instruction Fee (per semester)$282.50
    Observed Clinical Skills Evaluation Fee (3rd Year students - per semester)$246
    Clerkship Common Curriculum Modules Fee (3rd Year students - per semester)$113
    Visiting Student Application Fee - International Student (Includes 1st course registration fee)$300
    Visiting Student Registration Fee (Per Four-Week Course)$150
    Visiting Student Registration Fee (Per Two-Week Course)$75
    Visiting International Student Course Fee (per month, up to two courses)$5,000

    Nursing

    Pre-Licensure Competency/Technology Fee (per course)$185
    Post-Licensure Competency/Technology Fee (per course)$235
    Verification of Requirements for Licensure & Certification$50

    Optometry

    School of Optometry: Application Fee$75
    Anatomy Lab Fee – 1st Year FPH Students$400
    Student Support Fee$100
    Information Technology Fee (per term)$37
    Laboratory Fees (1st – 4th Year – per term)$165
    Clinic Fee – (2nd – 4th year students – per year)$600

    Public Health

    Laboratory Fees – Public Health$53
    Software Fee – Biostatistics (per course)$30
    Medical Center:
    Dental Health Fees – Credit Hour Programs (per semester)$39
    Dental Health Fee – First Professional Students$102

    1 For all entering freshmen who enroll in the fall or summer following their high school graduation plus one parent/guest.

    2 This fee is charged for Fall and Spring semesters only for undergraduate students taking more than 12 hours or graduate students residing in on-campus housing. The fee is not charged for summer term.

    3 Rate to be applied only when honors courses are cross listed with other courses which carry a lab fee.

    4 Rate per hour credit equal to applicable and current undergraduate tuition rate per hour; 3 hour min.

    Please note: Hybrid-delivered course, in person or remote, will be charged at the standard tuition rate. In-state students will pay the in-state rate and out-of-state students will pay out-of-state tuition rate. The differential between in and out-of-state tuition reflect that in-state students and their families also contribute through their Alabama state taxes to higher education institutions.