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UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA - [UA], TUSCALOOSA, ALABAMA

Tuscaloosa, AlabamaLOCATION
UniversitySCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1820Established Year
  38563Enrollment

University of Alabama: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

Komal Yadav Komal Yadav
Study Abroad Expert

The University of Alabama (UV) was founded in the year 1831. It is the first public university of Alabama. 2019 freshman class of the university included 256 National Merit Scholars. 12 of the university’s alumni and students have won Fulbright Awards for 2019-20.

University of Alabama Ranking

  • U.S. News and World Report ranked the University of Alabama’s Manderson Online Business Master’s programs 13th among the universities of the USA for the year 2019.
  • According to the Public Accounting Report of 2019, UA's Culverhouse School of Accountancy's undergraduate program ranked
    • 11th overall
    • 10th overall for a program with a faculty size at more than 24
    • 3rd in the South
  • UA’s master’s programs are ranked 10th overall, 8th in schools with more than 24 faculty and 2nd in the South, according to the Public Accounting Report of 2019.
  • UA’s doctoral program is ranked 9th overall by the Public Accounting Report of 2019.

Highlights

Type of UniversityPublic 
Campus SettingUrban
LocationTuscaloosa, Alabama
Official Websitewww.ua.edu
Establishment Year1831
No. of Programs OfferedOver 200
Number of students38,392
Percentage of International Students3.2%

University of Alabama Campus and Residence

Campus of the University of Alabama is located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Average rate of housing per month is 700 USD off-campus for single or studio apartments. The meal cost for each student is 300 USD per month and require 350 USD for dining dollars each semester. Additionally, students have to bear the cost of electricity, water, and other utilities as per requirement at some housing locations.

There are around 8400 students residing on campus in the 34 residence halls provided by the University. On-campus housing costs per semester ranges between 2950 USD to 5300 USD.

University of Alabama Programs

University of Alabama offers around 200 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs.

Top Courses at University of Alabama

CoursesFees
MSc Computer Science$30,250
MA Management$30,250
MSc Mechanical Engineering$30,250
BSc Computer Science$30,250
BSc Nursing$30,250

University of Alabama Application Process

Application Portal: Students are required to complete an online application available on the University of Alabama’s website.

Application Fee: 40 USD for undergraduate students and 80 USD for graduate students.

Application Deadline: Applications are accepted by the university for three semesters: fall, spring, and summer for undergraduate students. Graduate applicants are advised to apply at least 180 days before the semester start date.

Admission Requirements: Copy of passport, Transcript copies (unofficial) of academic results, mark sheets, grade reports, certificates, result of national standard examination from previously studied secondary school, Official SAT or ACT score, Statement of Purpose, Resume, Contact of references.

English Proficiency Requirements: International students are required to submit TOEFL, IELTS or PTE scores to demonstrate proficiency in English.

University of Alabama Cost of Attendance

Cost of attendance for international students enrolled at the University of Alabama is tabulated below:

ExpensesCost per SemesterCost per Year
Tuition fee15125 USD30,250 USD
International fee75 USD150 USD
Course fee400 USD800 USD
Housing3150 USD6300 USD
Personal Expenses450 USD900 USD
Total19,200 USD38,400 USD

University of Alabama Scholarships/Financial Aids

Scholarship awarded at the University of Alabama is completely merit-based. New students who got admission by December 15, have required scores in ACT or SAT (critical reading and mathematics) and have a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 are eligible for the scholarships.

List of scholarships with the test scores, GPA requirement and amount offered are enlisted below:

ScholarshipACT Score RequiredSAT Score RequiredGPA RequirementAmount Awarded (yearly)
Presidential32-361420-16003.5026,000 USD
UA scholar30-311360-14103.5020,000 USD
Foundation in excellence291330-13503.5015,000 USD
Collegiate281300-13203.5010,000 USD
Capstone271260-12903.508000 USD

Once the scores have been sent to the university from the testing agency, the scholarship will automatically be awarded to the applicant if the eligibility criteria are met. Some other universities and departmental scholarships are also available for which a student will automatically be considered upon the submission of the test scores.

Work-Study Opportunity:

There is an option to work while studying for students as a part of the Federal Work-Study Program. This is available for both undergraduate and graduate students who seek financial aid to meet the education expenses. The nature of work offered is either based on community service or the course studied by the student. Since this type of work is limited, it is advisable for interested students to apply before March to get priority consideration.

Both on-campus and off-campus work is available but the off-campus work is paid more due to the traveling expenses that will be incurred. A student is allowed to work for 12 to 15 hours a week on an average and maximum of 20 hours in a week. The payment for students shall be based on the type of job and the current wage rate in operation.

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  79  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  59

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 EXAM SCORES     TOEFL  79  |  IELTS  6.5  |  PTE  59

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University of Alabama Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population38563
FAFSA Code001051
Average Cost of Attendance$40,249 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio665 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Read more about admission seasons and deadlines

Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Language Proficiency
TOEFL-79- -
IELTS-6.5- -

Attendance Cost

$40,249

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$40,249 / Year
Post Graduate Program$25,916 / Year

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
58544-
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