University of North Alabama

Public, Four-years School Located in Florence, AL

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How much is the UNA tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, UNA's tuition & fees is $11,990 for Alabama residents and $22,190 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 $24,020 for Alabama residents and $34,220 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

UNA Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Alabama Residents Tuition & Fees$11,990
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$22,190
Books & Supplies Costs$1,500
On-campus Room & Board$7,730
On-campus Expenses$2,800
Off-campus Room & Board$7,730
Off-campus Expenses$2,800
2023-2024 Estimates
Alabama Residents Tuition & Fees$13,537
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$24,352

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

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $97,029 at UNA. 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 $136,891. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $97,742.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$22,988$33,287$24,012
Sophomore (2024-25)$23,814$33,887$24,279
Junior (2025-26)$24,670$34,523$24,569
Senior (2026-27)$25,557$35,194$24,882
4 Years Total$97,029$136,891$97,742
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$23,814$33,887$24,279
Sophomore (2025-26)$24,670$34,523$24,569
Junior (2026-27)$25,557$35,194$24,882
Senior (2027-28)$26,476$35,901$25,219
4 Years Total$100,517$139,505$98,949
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$24,670$34,523$24,569
Sophomore (2026-27)$25,557$35,194$24,882
Junior (2027-28)$26,476$35,901$25,219
Senior (2028-29)$27,427$36,646$25,580
4 Years Total$104,130$142,263$100,250
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$25,557$35,194$24,882
Sophomore (2027-28)$26,476$35,901$25,219
Junior (2028-29)$27,427$36,646$25,580
Senior (2029-30)$28,413$37,430$25,966
4 Years Total$107,873$145,171$101,647
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$26,476$35,901$25,219
Sophomore (2028-29)$27,427$36,646$25,580
Junior (2029-30)$28,413$37,430$25,966
Senior (2030-31)$29,435$38,254$26,378
4 Years Total$111,751$148,231$103,143

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, UNA' 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.
University of North Alabama$11,990$22,190
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 UNA 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.
University of North AlabamaFlorence, AL$11,990$22,190
Thomas Edison State UniversityTrenton, NJ$6,638$8,598
Georgia Southwestern State UniversityAmericus, GA$4,980$15,702
Morehead State UniversityMorehead, KY$9,838$14,706
Auburn University at MontgomeryMontgomery, AL$9,436$20,092
Lincoln UniversityLincoln University, PA$12,512$19,384
Coastal Carolina UniversityConway, SC$11,640$29,628
Langston UniversityLangston, OK$6,728$14,255
Jacksonville State UniversityJacksonville, AL$12,426$22,716
Virginia State UniversityPetersburg, VA$9,755$22,006
Midwestern State UniversityWichita Falls, TX$10,310$12,260

Financial Aid and COA

At University of North Alabama, 5,533 students (91%) 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 $8,953.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at UNA is $25,267 for students living on-campus and $25,267 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 970 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 $13,699 and the average amount of student loans is $6,302.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$24,020$34,220
COA (off-campus)$24,020$34,220
Tuition & Fees$11,990$22,190
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$12,030$12,030
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$12,030$12,030
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$15,067$25,267
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$15,067$25,267
Average Financial Aid$8,953$8,953
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship5,53391%$8,953
Pell Grants1,77629%$4,993
Federal Student Loan2,20636%$6,303
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid97098%-
Grants or Scholarships96398%$13,699
Federal Grants82484%$5,515
Pell Grants33634%$5,398
Other Federal Grants78680%$3,474
State/Local Grants293%$561
Institutional Grants90492%$9,548
Student Loan Aid36337%$6,302
Federal Student Loans35436%$5,064
Other Student Loans414%$12,073
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level529519$11,094
110,001 or more9996$8,137

Admission Stats and Requirements to Apply

UNA's acceptance rate is 89.97%. A total of 3,410 applicants applied to and 3,068 students were accepted. Of the admitted students, 1,013 enrolled finally, and the yield (i.e. enrollment rate) is 33.02%.
To apply to UNA, 3 items are required - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 3 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program and Admission test scores.
Acceptance Rate89.97%91.37%89.29%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)33.02%36.97%31.06%
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
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 North Alabama has a total of 9,830 students including 7,214 undergraduate and 2,616 graduate students. By gender, there are 3,049 male students and 5,477 female students attending UNA. The school offers online degree programs and 3,346 students enrolled online exclusively (34.04% of all students).
Total8,526 3,0495,477
Undergraduate6,084 2,2153,869
Graduate2,442 8341,608

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
AddressOne Harrison Plaza, Florence, AL
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate, Graduate
Program Offered107 Programs
Online Program Offered35 Online Programs
Graduate Program Offered28 Graduate Programs
Academic Stats
Acceptance Rate95.68%
Student Population9,830
Graduation Rate52%
Transfer-out Rate23%
Retention Rate76% (Full-time), 29% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate18 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties272 (Full-time), 156 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs737 (Full-time), 163 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$77,093
Average Staff Salary$53,051