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[Tuition and Other Expenses]


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Alabama Resident     Nonresident
Tuition $2,067.00 $5,647.00
Course fees1 100.00 100.00
Residential hall room (double occupancy)2 1,295.00 1,295.00
Meal plan3 834.00 834.00
Dining Dollars4 225.00 225.00
Basic telephone service 69.00 69.00
Network facility fee5 30.00 30.00
Books and supplies 400.00 400.00
Totals $5,020.00 $8,600.00

1Course fees will vary depending on the student's actual course enrollment. This amount should be used as a per-semester average.

2UA offers a wide range of on-campus living options, including apartments (from $330.00 to $640.00 per month, some including utilities) and dorm rooms. More detailed information is available from The University of Alabama, Residential Life, Box 870399, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0399; (205) 348-6676;

3The cost listed reflects an optional 10-meals-per-week plan. Bama Dining offers several optional plans. For more information, contact The University of Alabama, Bama Dining, Box 870389, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0389; (205) 348-6816;

4All undergraduate students are billed $225.00 per semester, along with other registration charges, to establish a Dining Dollars account, which is set up automatically on each student's Action Card. Dining Dollars can be used to purchase meals and snacks from all Bama Dining locations, selected campus vending machines, and selected off-campus facilities. Complete information is available from The University of Alabama, Action Card, Box 870355, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0355; (205) 348-2288;

5This fee covers installation and maintenance of the building network. To activate Internet service (ResNet), a $50-per-computer installation fee and a $45-per-semester usage fee are additional. For more information, go online to

If you will have an automobile/motorcycle on campus, you will need to purchase a parking decal from Transportation Services. For more information, contact The University of Alabama, Transportation Services, Box 870179, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0179; (205) 348-5471;

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