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2004-2006 Undergraduate Catalog
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[Tuition and Other Expenses]


The following list of fees is not necessarily exhaustive, and the amounts are subject to change without notice. All fees listed below are based on the Spring 2004 amounts. For current fee amounts, go online to

Apartment application deposit $100.00
Apartment application fee 25.00
BAMA Plan participation fee (annual) 55.00
Course fees varies
Deferment fee (per semester) 30.00
Diploma fee (undergraduate) 35.00
Diploma fee (if graduation requirements are not met and diploma was ordered) 10.00
Duplicate diploma 20.00
Duplicate Action Card 20.00
International student fee 50.00
Late payment fee (monthly) 25.00
Late registration fee 25.00
Misused Action Card fine 25.00
Readmission application fee 15.00
Reinstatement fee 25.00
Residence hall application fee 25.00
Residence hall deposit 75.00
Returned check fee (per check) 20.00
Spouse activity fee 139.25
Transcript fee (per transcript) 5.00
Transcript fee—faxed (per transcript) 11.00
Transcript fee—overnight service (per transcript) 17.00
Transcript hold fee 25.00

Other Expenses

In addition to registration charges, other expenses such as library fines, parking fines, auto registration fees, and pharmacy charges may be incurred by the student and charged to the student's account. These charges are payable when incurred and are billed to the student's permanent address by the Office of Student Receivables. Failure to pay these charges when billed may subject the student to the action(s) specified in "Delinquent Accounts" section.

Payment can be made through the mail (payment by check or credit card); on the Web ( or by telephone (205-348-4470) with a credit card; or in person at the Office of Student Receivables (105 Student Services Center) with cash, check, or credit card.

Delinquent Accounts

In the event of a past due balance of any nature on the student's account, diplomas will not be issued; enrollment for subsequent terms will not be allowed; college credits will not be transferred; and transcripts of college credits will not be released until the balance is paid in full. Failure to meet financial obligations of any kind to the University could subject the student to eviction from University housing; suspension of future services; referral of the student's delinquent account to a collection agency; and the assessment of additional late payment charges, transcript hold fees, attorney's fees, and other costs and charges necessary for the collection of any amount not paid when due.

Offset of Funds

If a student's University account has an outstanding balance and the University has in its possession any funds payable to the student (from payments or credits applied to the student's account, payroll checks, and/or any other source, except as noted in "Use of Federal Financial Aid to Pay Prior Year Charges" section), the University reserves the right to withhold the funds necessary to clear the student's outstanding balance and to cover any collection costs incurred. Once those amounts are paid, any remaining funds are paid to the student.

For more information, contact The University of Alabama, Office of Student Receivables, Box 870120, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0120; (205) 348-5350; e-mail The Office of Student Receivables is located in 105 Student Services Center.

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