Auburn University at Montgomery

Public, Four-years School Located in Montgomery, AL

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How much is the AUM tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, AUM's tuition & fees is $9,436 for Alabama residents and $20,092 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $22,034 for Alabama residents and $32,690 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

AUM Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Alabama Residents Tuition & Fees$9,436
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$20,092
Books & Supplies Costs$1,200
On-campus Room & Board$7,368
On-campus Expenses$4,030
Off-campus Room & Board$10,485
Off-campus Expenses$4,030
2023-2024 Projection
Alabama Residents Tuition & Fees$9,806
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$20,908

How Much Does it Cost to Go to AUM for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $88,397 at AUM. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $136,061. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $96,122.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$20,865$32,466$23,039
Sophomore (2024-25)$21,667$33,476$23,686
Junior (2025-26)$22,500$34,520$24,354
Senior (2026-27)$23,365$35,600$25,043
4 Years Total$88,397$136,061$96,122
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$21,667$33,476$23,686
Sophomore (2025-26)$22,500$34,520$24,354
Junior (2026-27)$23,365$35,600$25,043
Senior (2027-28)$24,264$36,717$25,754
4 Years Total$91,796$140,312$98,836
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$22,500$34,520$24,354
Sophomore (2026-27)$23,365$35,600$25,043
Junior (2027-28)$24,264$36,717$25,754
Senior (2028-29)$25,197$37,872$26,488
4 Years Total$95,326$144,708$101,638
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$23,365$35,600$25,043
Sophomore (2027-28)$24,264$36,717$25,754
Junior (2028-29)$25,197$37,872$26,488
Senior (2029-30)$26,166$39,067$27,245
4 Years Total$98,992$149,256$104,529
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$24,264$36,717$25,754
Sophomore (2028-29)$25,197$37,872$26,488
Junior (2029-30)$26,166$39,067$27,245
Senior (2030-31)$27,172$40,304$28,027
4 Years Total$102,798$153,960$107,514

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, AUM' tuition is higher than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Alabama, its tuition is higher than the average tuition of $14,073.
Auburn University at Montgomery$9,436$20,092
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Alabama Four-years Colleges$15,034
Public Schools$7,408$14,073
Private Schools$15,848

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between AUM and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Auburn University at MontgomeryMontgomery, AL$9,436$20,092
Winona State UniversityWinona, MN$10,498$17,230
University of MontevalloMontevallo, AL$13,710$26,730
Georgia Southwestern State UniversityAmericus, GA$4,980$15,702
Fort Valley State UniversityFort Valley, GA$5,392$16,114
Concord UniversityAthens, WV$9,700$20,600
Coppin State UniversityBaltimore, MD$7,001$13,789
Georgia College & State UniversityMilledgeville, GA$8,998$28,178
University of Maryland Global CampusAdelphi, MD$7,992$12,336
Indiana University-SoutheastNew Albany, IN$8,179$22,043
Virginia State UniversityPetersburg, VA$9,755$22,006

Financial Aid and COA

At Auburn University at Montgomery, 3,159 students (77%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $9,078.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at AUM is $23,612 for students living on-campus and $26,729 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 512 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $6,935 and the average amount of student loans is $5,505.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$22,034$32,690
COA (off-campus)$25,151$35,807
Tuition & Fees$9,436$20,092
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$12,598$12,598
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$15,715$15,715
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$12,956$23,612
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$16,073$26,729
Average Financial Aid$9,078$9,078
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship3,15977%$9,078
Pell Grants1,87546%$5,408
Federal Student Loan1,99449%$6,779
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid51299%-
Grants or Scholarships51099%$6,935
Federal Grants28756%$5,522
Pell Grants28655%$5,415
Other Federal Grants449%$822
State/Local Grants224%$764
Institutional Grants49896%$3,886
Student Loan Aid26050%$5,505
Federal Student Loans26050%$5,505
Other Student Loans0--
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level337336$7,141
110,001 or more4242$5,702

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

AUM's acceptance rate is 96.80%. A total of 3,405 applicants applied to and 3,296 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 539 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 16.35%.
To apply to AUM, 4 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 1 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank.
Acceptance Rate96.80%95.74%97.32%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)16.35%17.69%15.70%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programNeither Required Nor Recommended
RecommendationsNeither Required Nor Recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

SAT and ACT Scores

The SAT and ACT scores are required to apply to AUM. The average SAT score of the enrolled first-time students is 1,055 and the average ACT score (ACT composite) is 21.
Its SAT score is slightly lower than the national average score of 1,168. The ACT score is slightly lower than the national average score of 24.
SAT Total1,0559501,160
National Average1,168
Alabama Average1,119
SAT EBRW538480595
SAT Math518470565
ACT Composite211724
National Average24
Alabama Average22
ACT Math191622
ACT English201624

Student Population

Auburn University at Montgomery has a total of 5,109 students including 3,754 undergraduate and 1,355 graduate students. By gender, there are 1,746 male students and 3,322 female students attending AUM. The school offers online degree programs and 993 students enrolled online exclusively (19.44% of all students).
Total5,068 1,7463,322
Undergraduate4,086 1,3492,737
Graduate982 397585

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address7440 East Drive, Montgomery, AL
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered77 Programs
Online Program Offered19 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered25 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate92.23%
Student Population5,109
Graduation Rate35%
Transfer-out Rate31%
Retention Rate70% (Full-time), 23% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate15 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties225 (Full-time), 97 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs554 (Full-time), 220 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$71,193
Average Staff Salary$57,050