College Costs (Alabama Residents)

Tuition and fees shown are based on fall 2013 rates and a course load of 12-15 credit hours each semester (fall and spring). Because tuition and fees are billed per semester hour, your actual costs may vary. Financial assistance awards are based on a more inclusive budget, taking into consideration living arrangements (on or off campus) and personal and transportation expenses.

Fall 2013 First-Year Freshmen Estimated
First-Year Freshman In-State – Two Semesters
(12 credit hours per semester)
In-State – Two Semesters
(15 credit hours per semester)
Tuition and Fees* $7,656 $9,354
Books and Supplies** $1,000 $1,000
Meal Plan $3,530 $3,530
Freshman Housing $5,600 $5,600
Parking $130 $130
Total $17,916 $19,614

* Tuition in the schools of Health Professions, Public Health, and Nursing is slightly higher. Fees for any student may vary depending upon course selection or program of study.

** Costs may vary depending upon course selection.