University of Mobile

Private, Four-years School Located in Mobile, AL

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How much is the Mobile tuition? For the academic year 2022-2023, Mobile's tuition & fees is $25,780 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 $43,006 when a student lives on-campus.

Mobile Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Tuition & Fees$25,780
Books & Supplies Costs$1,800
On-campus Room & Board$10,676
On-campus Expenses$4,750
Off-campus Room & Board$9,000
Off-campus Expenses$4,800
2023-2024 Projection
Tuition & Fees$25,350

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

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $113,078 at Mobile. 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 $181,142. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $114,975.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$26,739$42,777$27,130
Sophomore (2024-25)$27,735$44,407$28,179
Junior (2025-26)$28,767$46,100$29,268
Senior (2026-27)$29,837$47,858$30,399
4 Years Total$113,078$181,142$114,975
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$27,735$44,407$28,179
Sophomore (2025-26)$28,767$46,100$29,268
Junior (2026-27)$29,837$47,858$30,399
Senior (2027-28)$30,948$49,682$31,573
4 Years Total$117,286$188,048$119,418
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$28,767$46,100$29,268
Sophomore (2026-27)$29,837$47,858$30,399
Junior (2027-28)$30,948$49,682$31,573
Senior (2028-29)$32,099$51,576$32,794
4 Years Total$121,651$195,217$124,033
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$29,837$47,858$30,399
Sophomore (2027-28)$30,948$49,682$31,573
Junior (2028-29)$32,099$51,576$32,794
Senior (2029-30)$33,294$53,543$34,061
4 Years Total$126,179$202,659$128,827
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$30,948$49,682$31,573
Sophomore (2028-29)$32,099$51,576$32,794
Junior (2029-30)$33,294$53,543$34,061
Senior (2030-31)$34,533$55,584$35,378
4 Years Total$130,874$210,386$133,806

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Mobile' tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $20,449. Compared to private, four-years colleges in Alabama, its tuition is higher than the average tuition of $15,485.
In-StateOut-of-State
University of Mobile$25,780
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,259
Public Schools$7,023$12,740
Private Schools$20,449
Alabama Four-years Colleges$14,697
Public Schools$7,283$13,765
Private Schools$15,485

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Mobile and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (private, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationUndergraduateGraduate
University of MobileMobile, AL$25,780$14,035
Amridge UniversityMontgomery, AL$9,950$12,150
Strayer University-AlabamaBirmingham, AL$13,515$15,135

Financial Aid and COA

At University of Mobile, 1,106 students (67%) 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 $15,085.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Mobile is $27,921 for students living on-campus and $26,295 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 250 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 $16,217 and the average amount of student loans is $6,353.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
COA (on-campus)$43,006
COA (off-campus)$41,380
Tuition & Fees$25,780
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$17,226
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$15,600
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$27,921
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$26,295
Average Financial Aid$15,085
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship1,10667%$15,085
Pell Grants46828%$4,866
Federal Student Loan75145%$8,563
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid250100%-
Grants or Scholarships23494%$16,217
Federal Grants10140%$5,052
Pell Grants10140%$4,848
Other Federal Grants2610%$791
State/Local Grants15060%$1,714
Institutional Grants23393%$12,993
Student Loan Aid16064%$6,353
Federal Student Loans15964%$5,464
Other Student Loans114%$13,429

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

Mobile's acceptance rate is 64.09%. A total of 1,774 applicants applied to and 1,137 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 253 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 22.25%.
To apply to Mobile, 2 items are required - Secondary school GPA and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 1 items are recommended to submit - Admission test scores.
TotalMenWomen
Applicants1,774476$1,298
Admitted1,137312$825
Enrolled25388$165
Acceptance Rate64.09%65.55%63.56%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)22.25%28.21%20.00%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither Required Nor Recommended
Secondary school recordConsidered But Not Required
Completion of college-preparatory programNeither Required Nor Recommended
RecommendationsNeither Required Nor Recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither Required Nor Recommended
Admission test scoresRecommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required Nor Recommended

Student Population

University of Mobile has a total of 1,804 students including 1,584 undergraduate and 220 graduate students. By gender, there are 677 male students and 1,234 female students attending Mobile. The school offers online degree programs and 84 students enrolled online exclusively (4.66% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Total1,911 6771,234
Undergraduate1,654 5961,058
Graduate257 81176

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address5735 College Parkway, Mobile, AL
Phone251-675-5990
WEBwww.umobile.edu
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered59 Programs
Online Program Offered1 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered14 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate84.08%
Yield19.14%
Student Population1,804
Graduation Rate46%
Retention Rate68% (Full-time), 100% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate14 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties68 (Full-time), 94 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs183 (Full-time), 100 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$48,395
Average Staff Salary$42,530