University of Arkansas at Monticello

Public, Four-years School Located in Monticello, AR

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How much is the UAM tuition? For the academic year 2022-2023, UAM's tuition & fees is $8,431 for Arkansas residents and $14,281 for out-of-state students based on the NCES data.
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 $21,773 for Arkansas residents and $27,623 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

UAM Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Arkansas Residents Tuition & Fees$8,431
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$14,281
Books & Supplies Costs$1,200
On-campus Room & Board$7,320
On-campus Expenses$4,822
Off-campus Room & Board$8,600
Off-campus Expenses$6,292
2023-2024 Estimates
Arkansas Residents Tuition & Fees$8,853
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$14,695

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

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $61,382 at UAM. 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 $124,323. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $83,714.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$14,695$28,129$18,407
Sophomore (2024-25)$15,120$29,984$19,981
Junior (2025-26)$15,558$32,004$21,711
Senior (2026-27)$16,009$34,206$23,614
4 Years Total$61,382$124,323$83,714
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$15,120$29,984$19,981
Sophomore (2025-26)$15,558$32,004$21,711
Junior (2026-27)$16,009$34,206$23,614
Senior (2027-28)$16,473$36,606$25,708
4 Years Total$63,160$132,800$91,015
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$15,558$32,004$21,711
Sophomore (2026-27)$16,009$34,206$23,614
Junior (2027-28)$16,473$36,606$25,708
Senior (2028-29)$16,950$39,226$28,012
4 Years Total$64,989$142,042$99,046
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$16,009$34,206$23,614
Sophomore (2027-28)$16,473$36,606$25,708
Junior (2028-29)$16,950$39,226$28,012
Senior (2029-30)$17,441$42,088$30,549
4 Years Total$66,872$152,125$107,884
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$16,473$36,606$25,708
Sophomore (2028-29)$16,950$39,226$28,012
Junior (2029-30)$17,441$42,088$30,549
Senior (2030-31)$17,946$45,216$33,344
4 Years Total$68,809$163,136$117,614

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, UAM' tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $12,740. Compared to public, four-years colleges in Arkansas, its tuition is higher than the average tuition of $8,287.
In-StateOut-of-State
University of Arkansas at Monticello$8,431$14,281
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,259
Public Schools$7,023$12,740
Private Schools$20,449
Arkansas Four-years Colleges$13,315
Public Schools$5,234$8,287
Private Schools$16,667

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between UAM 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.
LocationIn-StateOut-of-State
University of Arkansas at MonticelloMonticello, AR$8,431$14,281
University of Maryland Global CampusAdelphi, MD$7,848$12,336
University of Houston-VictoriaVictoria, TX$7,499$17,291
Empire State UniversitySaratoga Springs, NY$7,630$17,540
Appalachian State UniversityBoone, NC$7,450$23,454
Lincoln UniversityLincoln University, PA$11,910$18,456
CUNY Hunter CollegeNew York, NY$7,382$15,332
California State University-Monterey BaySeaside, CA$7,323$19,203
State University of New York at OswegoOswego, NY$8,769$18,679
University of West AlabamaLivingston, AL$10,990$20,090
New Jersey City UniversityJersey City, NJ$13,564$24,163

Financial Aid and COA

At University of Arkansas at Monticello, 1,966 students (87%) 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 $9,448.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at UAM is $18,175 for students living on-campus and $20,925 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 410 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 $9,286 and the average amount of student loans is $5,602.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Arkansas ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$21,773$27,623
COA (off-campus)$24,523$30,373
Tuition & Fees$8,431$14,281
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$13,342$13,342
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$16,092$16,092
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$12,325$18,175
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$15,075$20,925
Average Financial Aid$9,448$9,448
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship1,96687%$9,448
Pell Grants1,12550%$5,098
Federal Student Loan98744%$6,817
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid410100%-
Grants or Scholarships410100%$9,286
Federal Grants410100%$5,806
Pell Grants23156%$5,324
Other Federal Grants410100%$2,806
State/Local Grants14535%$1,166
Institutional Grants24459%$5,155
Student Loan Aid18946%$5,602
Federal Student Loans18545%$5,493
Other Student Loans72%$6,103
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level400358$6,375
0-30,000151139$7,082
30,001-48,0005149$7,658
48,001-75,0005855$6,187
75,001-110,0005952$4,918
110,001 or more8163$5,446

Student Population

University of Arkansas at Monticello has a total of 2,719 students including 2,270 undergraduate and 449 graduate students. By gender, there are 1,094 male students and 1,584 female students attending UAM. The school offers online degree programs and 702 students enrolled online exclusively (25.82% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total2,678 1,0941,584
Undergraduate2,258 9481,310
Graduate420 146274

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
AddressHighway 425 South, Monticello, AR
Phone870-367-6811
WEBwww.uamont.edu/
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered75 Programs
Online Program Offered8 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered7 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population2,719
Graduation Rate39%
Transfer-out Rate2%
Retention Rate68% (Full-time), 100% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate12 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties153 (Full-time), 35 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs379 (Full-time), 35 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$49,939
Average Staff Salary$40,975