University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa, Alabama
US News Ranking: 
National #129
Bachelor Degree
Tuition Fees (USD) 
$29,230 USD
IELTS Score 
Master Degree
Tuition Fees (USD) 
$29,230 USD
IELTS Score 

The University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa is nationally ranked at #126. Enrollment at the University of Alabama reached 38,392 for fall 2018. Approximately 40 percent of UA’s freshman class scored 30 or higher on the ACT, and more than 36 percent were in the top 10 percent of their high school graduating class. The entering class in 2018 carries an average high school grade-point average of 3.71, with more than 34 percent having a high school GPA of 4.0 or higher. The class’s average ACT is 27.

The University of Alabama is a leader among public universities nationwide in the enrollment of National Merit Scholars with more than 600 currently enrolled.

UA has achieved Doctoral Universities – Very High Research Activity status in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.

University of Alabama students continue to win prestigious national awards. 56 UA students have been named Goldwater Scholars, including 3 in 2019. The University of Alabama has produced a total of 15 Rhodes Scholars, 16 Truman Scholars, 33 Hollings Scholars and 15 Boren Scholars.

Twenty-seven current UA faculty have received NSF CAREER Awards, the nation’s most prestigious recognition of top-performing young scientists, in disciplines ranging from nanoscience and engineering to biological sciences. And 46 UA faculty researchers are in the National Academy of Inventors.

Ten University of Alabama alumni and students won Fulbright Awards for 2019-20; six were named as alternates.

Tuscaloosa, Alabama
US News Ranking: 
National #129
App Due Date: 

June 1, 2019

Orientation Date: 
August 15, 2019
Classes Begin: 
August 21, 2019
Housing and Food: 
$13,050 USD
SACM Approved: 
Transcript Evaluation Required: 
Application Requirement: 

1. MEG Application Form
2. Transcript
3. Certified Bank Statement
4. IELTS or TOEFL Score
5. Passport
6. 3 Letters of Recommendation
7. SAT Scores (if applicable)

Masters' additional requirement:
GRE/GMAT Scores (if applicable)

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