UA ranked 43rd among all public universities in U.S. News and World Report's 2015-16 rankings.
UA is a leader among public universities nationwide in the enrollment of National Merit Scholars with more than 600 currently enrolled.
UA's enrollment reached a record high of 37,100 for fall 2015, featuring the largest and best qualified freshman class in UA history at 7,211 students.
UA is home to a proud athletic tradition, sporting 25 team national championships in five sports.
UA's vibrant community features more than 500 active student organizations and unlimited opportunities for growth.
UA's students have unique opportunities for community engagement and outreach through service learning activities.
UA's unique focus on research at the undergraduate level presents students with rich opportunities for real-world experience.
The University of Alabama is guided by policies that are designed to ensure the University achieves its mission and objectives and best serves its students, faculty, staff and community at large.