The University of Alabama

Size And Setting

Four-year, large, primarily residential


City: Small

religious affiliation

Not Applicable


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges


Average In-State Cost


Average Out-Of-State Cost


Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid


Average Financial Aid Amount


Student Population

Total Undergraduates


Student-Faculty Ratio


Male vs Female

45% Male 55% Female

Full-Time vs Part-Time

82% Full-Time 8% Part-Time

Classroom Setting
  • 3,627 Students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses
  • 6,615 Students enrolled in some but not all distance education courses
  • 27,421 Students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses
Race or Ethnicity
  • 78% White
  • 11% Black
  • 4% HIspanic
  • 1% Asian
  • 0% American Indian
  • 0% Pacific Islander
  • 3% 2 or More Races
  • 0% Unknown…


Acceptance Rate

54% Median Entrant Scores

SAT Scores
ACT Scores


Median School Value

Completion Rate

66% Below Average

Median Post-Graduate Salary

$42,700 Below Average

First Year Retention Rate

86% Below Average

Contact Info

The University of Alabama

739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0166

[Google Maps Iframe]

Data Sources

The data included on this page is collected from The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, a Department of Education program managed by the National Center for Education Statistics. Surveying over 7,500 colleges annually, it is among the most long-standing and trusted providers of U.S. postsecondary information. Note that IPEDS relies on self reported survey data from each college and therefore it may be slightly out of date or inconsistent with current levels. Please refer to each individual college website or contact the admissions office for further information.

Latest Posts

See All Posts
Online Opportunities for Earning Additional Income

Online Opportunities for Earning Additional Income

January 15, 2021   |   Staff Writers

According to the , students paid an average of $13,016 for college tuition in the 2018-19 school year. With room and board, the number rose to $24,623. Most classes require...

Ph.D. in Management

Ph.D. in Management

January 6, 2021   |   Staff Writers

Completing a Ph.D. in management online catapults graduates into the highest echelons of the discipline and qualifies professionals to take on advanced, highly specialized roles in areas of business, research,...

Advertisement is an advertising-supported site. Featured or trusted partner programs and all school search, finder, or match results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other editorially-independent information published on this site.

Search for Online Colleges by Subject

Discover schools with the programs and courses you’re interested in, and start learning today.