University of South AlabamaSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Mobile, Alabama Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,396

Avg in-state tuition

$16,292

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About University of South Alabama

The University of South Alabama is a medium-sized public university located on an urban campus in Mobile, Alabama. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 14,397, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 79%. The university offers 52 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 46%, and a student-faculty ratio of 17:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,396, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $16,292.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

79% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 79%

Retention Rate 74%

Graduation Rate 46%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1030-1220

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-27

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

66%

Female Student Population

17:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

14k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

63%

Black

20%

Hispanic

4%

Asian

4%

Unknown

3%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

43% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

45%

State Grant Aid

4%

Institution Grant Aid

70%

Pell Grant

43%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,638
State Grant Aid $1,466
Institution Grant Aid $5,545
Pell Grant Aid $4,874

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships