Rank: 557

The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, ALwww.ua.edu/
Median SAT/ACT
1120/27
Enrollment
33,809
Home to legendary Crimson Tide football, the University of Alabama recently launched an Integrative Center for Athletic and Sport Technology, which focuses on technology to reduce sports injuries and accelerate recovery. The center is supported by UA's engineering, education, human environmental sciences-and athletics-departments. That interdisciplinary effort demonstrates the breadth of academic activity at Alabama's flagship university. UA's 12 colleges and...
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costs
Est. Full Price 2017-2018
$30,000
% of students who get any grants
57%
Est. price for students who receive aid
$20,300
Average price for low-income students
$17,300
Financial Aid from the College
% of students with need who get grants
74%
% of need met
53%
% of students who get merit* grants
24%
Average merit grant
$13,500
student success
Graduation rate
67%
Average time to a degree
4.4 years
Average student debt
$17,375
Average salary within 5 years
$46,800
% of low-income students who become upper middle class
25%
admissions
Acceptance rate
54%
Median SAT/ACT Score
1120/27
SAT/ACT required?
Yes
key deadlines
Early decision application
N/A
Regular application
1-May

* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, MONEY/College Measures calculations, Equality of Oppourtunity Project.

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I've been attending the University of Alabama for about two months now, and I absolutely love it! The campus is so beautiful, especially around fall. The quad is amazing during football games. You can see the sense of community during the school days and on the weekend during games. On...
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The University of Alabama is probably the most beautiful campus in the world. I could not imagine myself spending 4 years at any other college. The atmosphere surrounding football games is something like I had never experienced before. My professors are always willing to help me better myself as an...
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It's a great school with an incredibly welcoming environment, especially for out of state students. The class sizes are fairly reasonable and the only difficult thing about class sizes is that registration is often difficult because the class sizes aren't too big! Overall a great school I would recommend to...
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* Share of full-time undergraduates who had no financial need and were awarded grants.

Sources: U.S. Department of Education, Peterson's, PayScale.com, MONEY/College Measures calculations, Equality of Oppourtunity Project.

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