The Ferguson timeline captures UA history in the space of one wall mural.
From 1831 to 1851 enrollment more than doubles.
Yearbook, alma mater, student newspaper — we are coming into our own as a university.
We tried football in 1892 and have never looked back.
In 2018 we celebrate 125 years of women at the Capstone.
UA grew in diversity when the campus desegregated in the 1960s.
1973 — what a year!
A decade of firsts.
We have our first female SGA president, Lynn Yeldell. The Blackburn Institute is created.
Safe Zone is born.
The Capstone Creed was adopted in 2003 but it seems like it’s been part of us forever.
There’s plenty of wall space left. How will you help us make history?
The new timeline mural on the third floor of the Ferguson Student Center depicts the growth of the Capstone in buildings, enrollment and diversity.
The University of Alabama, the state’s oldest and largest public institution of higher education, is a student-centered research university that draws the best and brightest to an academic community committed to providing a premier undergraduate and graduate education. UA is dedicated to achieving excellence in scholarship, collaboration and intellectual engagement; providing public outreach and service to the state of Alabama and the nation; and nurturing a campus environment that fosters collegiality, respect and inclusivity.