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

  • Undergraduate Courses offered in...

    Program Details Resident Charge Non-Resident Charge
    Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, and Engineering
    First semester hour of coursework $544 $978
    Each additional hour of coursework $316 $746
    Health Professions, Nursing, and Public Health
    First semester hour of coursework $607 $1,118
    Each additional hour of coursework $376 $886
    Dental Assisting Program Tuition per semester $2,133 $4,769
     
    Campus Dining Fee1 per semester $225 $225


    1The campus dining fee is charged to undergraduate students enrolled for 12 or more hours and all enrolled students residing on campus.


  • Graduate Courses offered in...

    Program Details Resident Charge Non-Resident Charge
    Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, and The Graduate School
    First semester hour of coursework $626 $1,167
    Each additional hour of coursework $396 $935
    Health Professions and Nursing
    First semester hour of coursework $740 $1,435
    Each additional hour of coursework $510 $1,203
    Public Health
    First semester hour of coursework $641 $1,196
    Each additional hour of coursework $410 $964
    Joint Health Sciences
    First semester hour of coursework $611 $1,131
    Each additional hour of coursework $380 $899
    Medicine
    General Tuition (annual charge) $26,778 $61,848
    Dentistry
    General Tuition - Years 1 & 2 (per semester) $13,215 $30,207
    General Tuition - Year 3 (per semester) $13,468 $31,196
    General Tuition - Year 4 (per semester) $14,742 $34,363
    Optometry
    General Tuition per semester $8,705 $18,004
  • Summary of Annual UAB Tuition for a Full-Time Student by Program 1
    Resident and Non-Resident
    2016-17

     

      Resident Students Non-Resident 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 $9,936 $22,844
    Health Professions, Public Health, and Nursing $11,742 $27,044
     
    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 $7,588 $17,294
    Health Professions and Nursing $9,640 $22,118
    Public Health $7,842 $17,816
    Joint Health Sciences $7,302 $16,646
    Medicine 3 $26,778 $61,848
    Optometry 4 $26,115 $54,012
    Dentistry:  
    – 1st & 2nd Year Students $26,430 $60,414
    – 3rd Year Students $26,936 $62,392
    – 4th Year Students $29,484 $68,726
     
    Other Programs:  
    Dental Assisting Program 5 $6,399 $14,307


    1 Includes Board-approved tuition only.
    2 A campus dining fee is also required for students who enroll for 12 hours or more per semester. More information regarding UAB's dining requirements
    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 Annual charge for Dental Assisting reflects summer attendance since this program requires attendance during the summer term.

  • 2015-16 UAB Institutional Fees
    Approved as of 06/24/2015

    General/Administrative

    Fee
    FY 2015-16
    Amount
    Student Accounts
    Late Payment Fee
    Payment Plan Fee (per semester)
    Reinstatement Fee (over 3 credit hours)
    Reinstatement Fee (3 credit hours or less)
    Returned Check Fee

    $50
    $25
    $150
    $50
    $30
    Career Center
    Job Search Registration Fee - Non-students
    Career and Job Search Counseling -Non-students (per hour)
    Career and Job Search Counseling -Non-students (per 1/2 hour)

    $65
    $50
    $30
    Career Tests:
    Career Assessments - Non-students (does not include cost of test)
    SIGI Plus/Discover - Non-students 50
    Myers-Briggs Type Indicator – Students & Alumni 17
    Myers-Briggs Type Indicator – Non-students 57
    Strong Interest Inventory – Students & Alumni 17
    Strong Interest Inventory – Non-students 57
    Strong/MBTI Career Report Admin– Students & Alumni 18
    Strong/MBTI Career Report Administration– Non-students 25

    $40
    $50
    $17
    $57
    $17
    $57
    $18
    $25
    International Students
    International Student Fee (per term) 1

    $50
    Miscellaneous
    Parking Citation Late Fee
    Parking Citation Collection Fee
    Parking Fee, Gated Deck - Annual
    Parking Fee, Gated Deck - Per Term
    Parking Fee, Gated Surface Lots - Annual
    Parking Fee, Gated Surface Lots - Per Term
    Parking Fee, Non-Gated Facilities - Annual
    Parking Fee, Non-Gated Facilities - Per Term
    Optional Alumni Gift
    One Card Replacement Fee

    $5
    $2
    $200
    $105
    $150
    $80
    $130
    $70
    $5
    $15
    New Student Orientation
    Transfer Orientation - Students
    Transfer Orientation - Parent/Guest (each)
    Fall Freshman Orientation Residence Hall Fee – Students (per night)
    Fall Freshman Orientation Residence Hall Fee – Parent (per night)
    Fall Freshmen Enrollment Fee - Undergraduate (Fall Term Only) 2
    Fall Freshman Orientation - Undergraduate Additional Parent/Guest (each)

    $50
    $10
    $35
    $35
    $150
    $20


    1 Based on citizenship status; payable by all direct admit or INTO UAB international students regardless of credit hour load.

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




    Fee
    FY 2013-14
    Amount
    Application
    Graduate – On-Line Submissions
    Graduate - Non-degree
    Graduate - Readmission
    Graduate -International Direct Admit Students
    Undergraduate - On-Line Submissions for Domestic or Direct Admit International Students

    $50
    $40
    $30
    $60
    $30
    Registrar
    Graduation:
    Graduation Fee - Graduate
    Graduation Fee - Undergraduate
    Certificate Fee - Undergraduate & Graduate


    $50
    $50
    $20
    Records:
    Late Registration Fee (applied after 1st billing due date)
    Withdrawal Fee
    Official Transcript Fee
    Unofficial Transcript Fee
    Transcript - Service Charge for Overnight Delivery
    Duplicate Diploma Fee
    Diploma Reorder Fee - Undergraduate
    Diploma Reorder Fee - Graduate
    Document Copy Fee (for subpoena requests for student records)

    $75
    $30
    $10
    $5
    $25
    $15
    $15
    $25
    $5 + $1 per page
    Student Housing
    Application for Housing
    Student Housing Prepayment
    Rent
    Student Housing Late Fee
    Student Housing Collection Fee
    Key Deposit (University Police)
    Mandatory Meal Plan Options
    Campus Dining Fee (per semester) 4

    $25
    $250
    (Various)
    $30
    $100
    $5
    (Various)
    $225
    Testing Office
    ACT (Residual)
    CLEP Test
    Correspondence Exams
    Miller Analogies
    DSST (Dantes Subject Standardized Test)

    $80
    $30
    $60
    $100
    $80


    4 This fee is charged for Fall and Spring semesters for undergraduate students enrolled for 12 or more hours and all enrolled students residing on campus. The fee is not charged for Summer Term.



    Division/School Fees and Charges

    General
    English Language Program (per semester)
    IELP Sponsored Student Fee
    Laboratory Fees - Honors Program 5
    Laboratory Fees – Science & Technology Honors Program
    ROTC Outdoor Adventures Fee
    Credit by Portfolio (undergraduate only)
    Credit by Examination (undergraduate only)
    Continuing Education Fee (UAB sponsored program)
    Study Abroad Insurance Fee
    Study Abroad Administration Fee
    e-Learning On-Line Course Fee

    $6,850
    $150
    $35
    $100
    $25
    See note6
    See note6
    $15
    $50
    $125
    $200
    Business
    Laboratory Fees – Business
    Graduate Application Fee
    Graduate Application Fee - International
    On-line Course Fee
    MBA for Scientists Program Fee (per term)
    MBA Leadership & Professional Development Fee (per semester)
    Undergraduate FN Resource Lab Fee
    Graduate FN Resource Lab Fee
    Bachelor of Science in Economics Online Program Course Fee (per hour)
    Bachelor of Science in Finance Online Program Course Fee (per hour)
    Bachelor of Science in Management Online Program Course Fee (per hour)
    Bachelor of Science in Marketing Online Program Course Fee (per hour)
    Bachelor of Science in Accounting Online Program Course Fee (per hour)
    Bachelors of Science in Information Systems Online Course Fee (per hour)
    Masters of Accounting Online Program Course Fee (per hour)
    Masters in Information Systems Online Program Course Fee (per hour)
    General Education curriculum Online Program Course Fee (per hour)

    $35
    $60
    $75
    $250
    $1,400
    $50
    $15
    $30
    $667
    $667
    $667
    $667
    $667
    $667

    $1,088
    $1,088
    $400
    College of Arts and Sciences
    On-line Course Fee
    Private Music Lessons Fee
    Group Music Fee
    Laboratory Fee - Tier I
    Laboratory Fee - Tier II
    Laboratory Fee - Tier III

    $250
    $100
    $50
    $75
    $100
    $150


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

     

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




    Fee
    FY 2013-14
    Amount
    Dentistry
    Advanced Cardiology Life Support (Third Year)
    Advanced Education (Excluding Implant Dentistry) (twice per year)
    Advanced Education-Implant Dentistry Training Prog (twice per year)
    Advanced Periodontology & Prosthodontics Eqpt. Fee (annually)
    Anatomy Lab Fee (First Year Students)
    ASDA Dues (First Professional Students)
    Breakage Deposit (Fourth Year Students)
    Clinic Fee, Dental Assisting Students (per semester)
    Clinic Fee, DMD (First and Second Year - per term)
    Clinic Fee, DMD (Third and Fourth Year - per term)
    Clinic/Lab Fee, Advanced Education Students
    CPR Fee (First Year)
    Dental Kits
    Diploma Fee (Fourth Year Students)
    International Dentistry Program (per term)
    International Orthodontic Certificate Program (per term)
    Laptop Usage Fee (DMD - Annually, Fall Term)
    Laptop Usage Fee (International Dentistry - per term)
    Malpractice Insurance, Postdoctoral Students
    PCD Laboratory Fee (First and Second Years - per term)
    PCD Laboratory Fee (Third and Fourth Years)
    Printed Materials Fee (First Professional Students - per term)
    Printed Materials Fee (Advanced Education Students - twice per year)
    Printed Materials Fee, Dental Assisting Students
    Prosthetic Lab Fee (Third and Fourth Years - per term)

    $26
    $4,756
    $5,750
    $1,074
    $400
    $97
    $15
    $95
    $63
    $387
    $900
    $26
    At Cost
    $20
    $34,000
    $30,000
    $500
    $400
    At Cost
    $251
    $25
    $63
    $63
    $35
    $150
    Education
    Laboratory Fees - Education
    On-line Course Fee
    Field Supervision Fee (per course)
    Transcript Evaluation Fee
    Teacher Education Program (TEP) Application Fee
    Internship Fee

    $50
    $150
    $100
    $30
    $30
    $75
    Engineering
    Laboratory Fees - Tier I
    Laboratory Fees - Tier II
    Laboratory Fees - Tier III
    On-line Course Fee
    Advanced Safety Engineering & Management Course Fee (per course)
    Construction Management Course Fee (per course)
    Information Engineering and Management Course Fee (per course)

    $165
    $110
    $80
    $150
    $900
    $900
    $900
    Health Professions
    Executive Master’s of Science in Health Administration — Special Fee (per year)
    Executive Doctor of Science Program Fee (per year)
    MSHA Program Application Fee
    — Domestic (US students)
    — International students
    Surgical Physician Assistant Program (Critical Care) - Application Fee
    Anatomy Lab Fee (Physical Therapy Program)
    Anatomy Lab Fee (Clinical Nurse Anesthesia Program)
    Anatomy Lab Fee (Surgical Physician Program)
    History & Physical Simulation Fee (per semester)
    Laboratory Fees - Health Professions
    Lab/Clinical Supply Fee (Surgeon Physician Assistant Program - one time fee)
    On-line Course Fee
    RD Exam Workshop Fee - MS in Nutrition Sciences, Clinical Track - Dietetic Internship Program
    Physician Assistant Lab Fee
    Professional Development Fee - MSHA & MSHI Students (Fall Term, Years One and Two)
    Professional Development Fee - MS Biomedical and Health Sciences (per course)

    $29,800
    $36,600

    $60
    $85
    $75
    $387
    $387
    $387
    $250
    $50
    $150
    $250
    $550
    $300
    $500
    $200
    Medicine
    Academic Support Fee
    Add Course Fee
    Alumni Residency Application Services Fee
    Anatomy Lab Fee 7
    Certified Copy of Diploma
    Computer Assisted Learning Fee
    Disability Insurance Premium
    Drop Course Fee
    Laboratory Fees (1st and 2nd Years)
    Late Compliance Fee
    Medical School Application Fee
    Secured Communication Fee
    Medical Student Special Services Fee (FPH Students)
    Testing Fee (1st - 3rd Year Students)
    Clinical Skills and Simulation Instruction Fee (per year)
    Visiting Student Application Fee - International Student (Includes 1st course registration fee)
    Visiting Student Registration Fee (Per Four-Week Course)
    Visiting Student Registration Fee (Per Two-Week Course)
    Visiting Student Course Fee (per month, up to two courses)

    $300
    $15
    $45
    $387
    $5
    $500
    Variable
    $30
    $100
    $150
    $80
    $100
    $225
    $350
    $300
    $300
    $150
    $75
    $5,000
    Nursing
    Digital Learning Fee
    Pre-Licensure Competency/Technology Fee (per course)
    Post-Licensure Competency/Technology Fee (per course)

    $250
    $125
    $175
    Optometry
    School of Optometry: Application Fee
    Anatomy Lab Fee – 1st Year FPH Students
    Student Support Fee
    Laboratory Fees (1st - 4th Year - per term)
    Clinic Fee - (2nd - 4th year students - per year)

    $75
    $400
    $100
    $165
    $600
    Public Health
    Laboratory Fees - Public Health
    On-Line Course Fee
    Software Fee - Biostatistics (per course)

    Medical Center:
    Dental Health Fees - Credit Hour Programs (per semester)
    Dental Health Fee - First Professional Students

    $53
    $250
    $30


    $39
    $102


    7 Fee also applies to fourth year students taking the elective course - Gross Anatomy Dissection.

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