6,507
Students
Financial aid thermometer
11,385
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
76
76%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is a University institution located in Huntsville, AL, in a suburban setting.

Location & Contact

Address Enrollment Services
301 Sparkman Drive
Huntsville, AL  35899
United States
Contact Ms. Peggy Masters
Director of Undergraduate Admissions
Email: uahadmissions@uah.edu
Phone: 256-824-2771
Fax: 256-824-4539

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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Purchasing, Procurement/acquisitions And Contracts Management Checkmark
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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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 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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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology 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

4,545
Applied
3,467
Accepted
6,507
Enrolled
76%
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Female Admissions

2,160
Females Applied
1,537
Females Accepted
71%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

2,385
Males Applied
1,930
Males Accepted
81%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

30
Application Fee
3.79
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen August 17th Not reported
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer August 17th Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 28 25 31

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

9,730
In-state
21,378
Out-of-state
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Fees

984
Full-time student fees
10,094
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

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

Financial Aid

11,385
Avg. Financial Aid Package
14,044
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
13,838
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
7,164
Avg. Loan Aid
9,638
Avg. Grant Aid
8,102
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
98% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
63%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
19%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

6,507
Total undergrad students
3%
International Students
16%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.07%
Black or African American 11.3%
White or Caucasian 71.18%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.21%
Asian 4.18%
Two or more races 1.83%
Other 3.07%

Gender

Male (58.11%)
Female (41.89%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 21%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Week of Welcome, Spring Fling and Homecoming

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Student Government Association, Student Run Sports, International Student Association, CRU and Blue Crew

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Other Campus Security & Safety:
24/7 dispatch center, community policing efforts

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey No Division 1 Checkmark
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Checkmark Checkmark
Crew No Checkmark No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey No No No
Lacrosse No Checkmark No
Racquetball Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Softball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Tennis Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Track And Field No Division 2 Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark

Faculty

542
Total Faculty
17:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 326
Part-time - 216
Male - 296
Female - 246