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 Each semester hour of coursework $357 $821
    Health Professions, Nursing, and Public Health Each semester hour of coursework $421 $971
    Dental Assisting Program Tuition per semester $2,133 $4,769
    Dual Enrollment Program Each semester hour of coursework $178.50 $410.50
     
    Campus Dining Fee1 per semester $225 $225

    Internet-based distance learning courses offered in...

    Program Details Resident Charge Non-Resident Charge
    Arts & Sciences, Business, The Graduate School and JHS Each semester hour of coursework $441 $441
    Education and Engineering Each semester hour of coursework $407 $407
    Health Professions, Public Health, and Nursing Each semester hour of coursework $505 $505
     
    Dual Enrollment Program
    Arts & Sciences and Business Each semester hour of coursework $262.50 $262.50
    Education and Engineering Each semester hour of coursework $228.50 $228.50


    1The campus dining fee is charged to undergraduate students enrolled for 12 or more hours and all enrolled students residing on campus. Of those 12 hours, at least 7 hours must be on-campus classes in order to receive the Campus Dining Fee.


  • Graduate Courses offered in...

    Program Details Resident Charge Non-Resident Charge
    Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Engineering, and The Graduate School Each semester hour of coursework $450 $1,030
    Health Professions and Nursing Each semester hour of coursework $572 $1,317
    Public Health Each semester hour of coursework $465 $1,061
    Joint Health Sciences Each semester hour of coursework $433 $991
    Medicine General Tuition (annual charge) $28,410 $62,714
    Dentistry General Tuition - Years 1, 2, & 3 (per semester) $13,872 $32,132
    General Tuition - Year 4 (per semester) $14,742 $34,363
    Optometry General Tuition per term $8,880 $18,004

    Internet-based distance learning courses offered in...

    Program Details Resident Charge Non-Resident Charge
    Arts & Sciences, Business, and The Graduate School Each semester hour of coursework $534 $534
    Education and Engineering Each semester hour of coursework $500 $500
    Health Professions and Nursing Each semester hour of coursework $656 $656
    Public Health Each semester hour of coursework $549 $549
    JHS Each semester hour of coursework $517 $517
  • Summary of Annual UAB Tuition for a Full-Time Student by Program 1
    Resident and Non-Resident
    2018-2019

     

      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 $10,710 $24,630
    Health Professions, Public Health, and Nursing $12,630 $29,130
     
    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 $18,540
    Health Professions and Nursing $10,296 $23,706
    Public Health $8,370 $19,098
    Joint Health Sciences $7,794 $17,838
    Medicine 3 $28,410 $62,714
    Optometry 4 $26,640 $54,012
    Dentistry:  
    – 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Year Students $27,744 $64,264
    – 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.

  • 2018-2019 UAB Institutional Fees
    Approved as of 06/21/2018

    General/Administrative

    Student Accounts

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

    International Students

    International Student Fee (per term)1$100

    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 Deposit2$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$30

    Registrar

    Graduation:
    Graduation Fee – Graduate$50
    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
    Rent(Various)
    Student Housing Late Fee$30
    Student Housing Collection Fee$100
    Mandatory Meal Plan Options(Various)
    Campus Dining Fee (per semester)3$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
    Student Parking Fee, Deck – Fall/Spring Combined$225
    Student Parking Fee, Deck – Per Term$120
    Student Parking Fee, Surface Lot – Fall/Spring Combined$187
    Student Parking Fee, Perimiter Surface Lot – Fall/Spring Combined$80
    Student Parking Fee, Surface Lot – Per Term$100
    Student Parking Fee, Perimiter Surface Lot – Per Term$40
    Graduate/Professional Student Parking Fee, Gated Deck - 12 month$345
    Optional Alumni Gift$5
    One Card Replacement Fee$15

    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.

    3 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)$7,060
    Credit by Portfolio (undergraduate only)See note5
    Credit by Examination (undergraduate only)See note5
    Continuing Education Fee (UAB sponsored program)$15
    Laboratory Fees – Honors Program4$35
    Laboratory Fees – Science & Technology Honors Program$100
    ROTC Outdoor Adventures Fee$25
    Student Health & Wellness Appointment Cancellation/Late Arrival Fee$25
    Study Abroad Insurance Fee$50
    Study Abroad Administration Fee$125

    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)$5,198
    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)$1,543
    Clinic Fee, DMD (Fourth Year – per term)$387
    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)$35,546
    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
    Laptop Usage Fee (International Dentistry – per term)$400
    Malpractice Insurance, Postdoctoral StudentsAt Cost
    PCD Laboratory Fee (DMD First Year – per term)$1,996
    PCD Laboratory Fee (DMD Second Year – per term)$1,623
    PCD Laboratory Fee (International Dentistry Program Second Year – Spring Term)$3,043
    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 (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 (per semester)$50
    Certified Copy of Diploma$5
    Computer Assisted Learning Fee (per semester)$253.50
    Disability Insurance Premium (per semester)Variable
    Drop Course Fee$45
    Laboratory Fees (1st and 2nd Years – per semester)$50
    Medical School Application Fee$100
    Secured Communication Fee MS-1 (per semester)$200
    Medical Student Services Fee (per semester)$162.50
    Testing Fee (1st – 3rd Year Students – per semester)$201
    Clinical Skills and Simulation Instruction Fee (per semester)$282.50
    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

    Anatomy Lab Fee (Clinical Nurse Anesthesia Program)$387
    Pre-Licensure Competency/Technology Fee (per course)$175
    Post-Licensure Competency/Technology Fee (per course)$225

    Optometry

    School of Optometry: Application Fee$75
    Anatomy Lab Fee – 1st Year FPH Students$400
    Student Support Fee$100
    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

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

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