50-50 Profile: University of Alabama

The University of Alabama campus

The University of Alabama -Public

Tuscaloosa, Alabama
37,098 (31,958 undergraduates)
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Full ride scholarship available



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2015-16 Accepted: 54%
4 Year Graduation Rate: 33%
5 Year Graduation Rate: 61%
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Total Expenses In-State: $28,422
Total Expenses Out-of-State: $44,202
Average Net Price 14-15: $18,814
Freshman Non-Federal Loans: 8%
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SAT RW: 650
SAT Math: 630
ACT: 31
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Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: 57.3%
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 37%
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 58.3%
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 27.2%
Average Freshman Non-Need Award: $14,135

Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: Yes
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NCAA D1, Southeastern Conference

University of Alabama athletic teams

Reasons to consider The University of Alabama:

Honors College
Blount Undergraduate Initiative
Emerging Scholars Program
Leadership UA
New College
Center for Advanced Vehicle Technologies
Center for Creative Media
Engineering Plus
Engineering University College Dublin Exchange Program
Center for Freshwater Studies
Alabama Museum of Natural History
Alabama Institute for Manufacturing Excellence
Center for Cuba Collaboration and Scholarship
University of Alabama Cyber InstituteSave

Honors College,
Blount Undergraduate Initiative,
Emerging Scholars Program,
Leadership UA,
New College,
Center for Advanced Vehicle Technologies,
Center for Creative Media,
Engineering Plus,
Engineering University College Dublin Exchange Program,
Center for Freshwater Studies,
Alabama Museum of Natural History,
Alabama Institute for Manufacturing Excellence,
Center for Cuba Collaboration and Scholarship,
University of Alabama Cyber Institute