Application Instructions

Before applying, please read the instructions below that fit your situation.

  1. Complete the University of Alabama application for admission. If you are not applying online, submit your print application with a check or money order for $40 made payable to The University of Alabama. The application fee is nonrefundable. Return your print application to The University of Alabama, Office of Undergraduate Admissions, Box 870132, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0132.
  2. If you would like to be considered for scholarships, complete the University of Alabama application for scholarships at mybama.ua.edu by December 15. (Step-by-step instructions for completing the scholarship application)
  3. Have your ACT or SAT score(s) sent to us. Our ACT code is 0052 and our SAT code is 1830. Information on these tests is available from your high-school counselor or from the test services: ACT, Box 451, Iowa City, IA 52243; SAT, College Board ATP, Box 592, Princeton, NJ 08541.
  4. Have your most recent official high-school transcript sent to The University of Alabama, Office of Undergraduate Admissions, Box 870132, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0132.
  5. Complete all of the preceding steps by February 1 for priority admissions consideration for fall semester.
  1. Complete the University of Alabama application for admission.
  2. Complete the University of Alabama application for scholarships at mybama.ua.edu by March 1 if you would like to be considered for scholarships. (Step-by-step instructions for completing the scholarship application)
  3. If you will have earned fewer than 24 semester hours (36 quarter hours) at the time of your application to the University, have your high-school transcript and ACT or SAT score(s) sent to The University of Alabama, Office of Undergraduate Admissions, Box 870132, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0132. Our ACT code is 0052 and our SAT code is 1830.
  4. During your final term of work at your present college, have each collegiate institution you have attended forward one official transcript to The University of Alabama, Office of Academic Records and University Registrar, Box 870134, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0134. When you have been admitted, those transcripts will be evaluated by your academic division to determine how many credits can be applied to UA degree requirements. You will receive a copy of this evaluation.
  5. Complete all of the preceding steps by March 1 for priority admissions consideration for the summer/fall semester or December 1 for priority admissions consideration for the spring semester.

International applicants must apply using the online application. Also, please read the instructions at gobama.ua.edu/international before applying.

The Capstone Creed requires that members of the University community “pursue knowledge; act with fairness, honesty, and respect; foster individual and civic responsibility; and strive for excellence.” In order to foster an environment conducive to those goals, the University requires you to answer questions related to disciplinary and criminal history. Such history will not automatically bar your admission. Each application will be reviewed on its individual merits.

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Check Application Status

You can check your application status online after submitting your application.

Applying for Readmission

If you previously attended The University of Alabama, you may apply for readmission online. After creating your login and PIN, select Undergraduate Admissions and complete the undergraduate application. Be sure to select the option that indicates you have previously attended.