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University of Alabama at Birmingham Tuition, Costs, & Financial Aid Information

Birmingham, AL

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $28,375
Out-of-state: $43,165
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $10,710
Out-of-state: $25,500
Room and Board
$10,910
Books and Supplies
$1,200
Other Expenses
$5,555
Payment Plans
Installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline March 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 001052
Free

Profile of 2019 - 20 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,980 (85.9%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
1,478 (74.6%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
1,456 (98.5%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
312 (21.4%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Award
$11,168
Need-Based Gift
Received by 821 (56.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,862
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 949 (65.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,421
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 1,160 (79.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
703 (30.5%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,812

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
7,404 (72.1%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
6,077 (82.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
5,951 (97.9%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
894 (15.0%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
55%
Average Award
$12,330
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,835 (64.4%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,950
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 4,279 (71.9%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,584
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 3,056 (51.4%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
2,403 (23.4%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $8,304

Borrowing

2019 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
60%
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$29,941
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans
State Loans
Available
Other Loans
College/university loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Business, Communication, Computer Science, Engineering/Technologies, Home Economics, Mathematics
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Applied Art and Design, Music, Performing Arts, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Cheerleading/Drum Major, Junior Miss, Leadership, Memberships, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Current Students, Children of Educators, Children of Faculty/Staff, Children of Public Servants, Children of Union Members/Company Employees, Children of Workers in Trades, Children with a Deceased or Disabled Parent, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, Handicapped Students, International Students, Married Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Parents of Current Students, Previous College Experience, Public Servants, Relatives of Clergy, Siblings of Current Students, Spouses of Current Students, Spouses of Deceased or Disabled Public Servants, Twins, Veterans
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

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