How much does University of South Alabama cost?

University of South Alabama Cost of Attendance
In-state $8,396
Out-of-state $16,292
On-Campus Room and Board $7,620
Off-Campus Room and Board $8,266
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $10,941
$30,000-$48,000 $11,749
$48,000-$75,000 $15,810
$75,000-$110,000 $10,941
Over $110,000 $19,804

University of South Alabama Financial Aid and Debt


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Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 95% $6,725
Federal Grants 44% $5,905
Pell grants 42% $4,704
Other federal grants 12% $5,403
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 3% $775
Institutional grants or scholarships 68% $5,324
Student loan aid 61% $10,983
Federal student loans 60% $10,546
Other student loans 4% $10,190

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000
Do community service 304 Up to $500
Do an extracurricular activity 303 Up to $3,000
Take a challenging class 315 Up to $3,000
Play a sport 155 Up to $1,500
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

University of South Alabama Admissions

What is University of South Alabama's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 79%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 9% of applicants
SAT Reading 530-630
SAT Math 510-610
SAT Writing 440-560
ACT Submissions 94% of applicants
Composite Score 21-27

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University of South Alabama Campus Life


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Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 10988
Living on campus 8%
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance

Student Diversity

Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

University of South Alabama Graduation Success

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About University of South Alabama


307 N University Blvd
Mobile, AL

Type Public
Profit Status
Category Research Universities
Setting Midsize City
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