4,208
Students
Financial aid thermometer
16,124
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
97
97%
Acceptance Rate
Urban setting
Urban
Setting
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Overview

Alabama State University is a University institution located in Montgomery, AL, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 915 South Jackson Street
Montgomery, AL  36101-0271
United States
Contact Mr. Freddie Williams
Director of Admissions and Recruitment
Email: fwilliams@alasu.edu
Phone: 334-229-4291
Fax: 334-229-4984

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Parks, Recreation, Leisure And Fitness Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

6,842
Applied
6,696
Accepted
4,208
Enrolled
98%

Applying

25
Application Fee
2.9
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Recommended Essay
Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen July 31st Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer July 31st Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 434 380 485
SAT Math 428 375 481
ACT Composite 17 16 20

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

8,328
In-state
16,656
Out-of-state
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Fees

2,740
Full-time student fees
6,050
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition deferred payment Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

16,124
Avg. Financial Aid Package
16,694
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
23,766
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,809
Avg. Loan Aid
9,364
Avg. Grant Aid
5,368
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
99% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
79%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
47%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

4,208
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
34%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.95%
Black or African American 93.7%
White or Caucasian 1.54%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.17%
Asian 0.31%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.07%
Two or more races 1.07%
Other 1.12%

Gender

Male (37.95%)
Female (62.05%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Disabled housing
Men-only housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 34%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Founder's Day Convocation, Fall Convocation and Homecoming Week Activities

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc, Empower Ministry, Nu Alpha Nu Service Fraternity Inc, Gamma Sigma Sigma National Service Sorority Inc and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
self-defense education, well-lit campus

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Bowling No No No
Cheerleading No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
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Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer No No No
Softball No No No
Tennis No Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball No No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball No Division 1 Checkmark
Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 1 Checkmark
Cross-country Running No Division 1 Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No Division 1 Checkmark
Soccer No Division 1 Checkmark
Softball No Division 1 Checkmark
Tennis No Division 1 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 1 Checkmark
Volleyball No Division 1 Checkmark

Faculty

445
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 232
Part-time - 213