International Student Scholarships

International incoming first time freshmen who meet the December 15 scholarship priority deadline, have a qualifying score on the ACT or SAT (critical reading and math scores only) and have at least a 3.5 cumulative high school GPA will be eligible for the following merit-based scholarships:

Scholarship GPA Required SAT Score ACT Score Annual Value
Capstone 3.5 1260 – 1290 27 $6,000
Collegiate 3.5 1300 – 1320 28 $8,000
Foundation in Excellence 3.5 1330 – 1350 29 $15,000
UA Scholar 3.5 1360 – 1410 30 – 31 $20,000
Presidential 3.5 1420 – 1600 32 – 36 $26,000

Please have standardized test scores sent directly to The University of Alabama from the testing agency.

  • SAT code is 1830
  • ACT code is 0052

The above scholarships will be awarded automatically based on an applicant’s GPA and test scores. Students who submit a scholarship application and all required supporting documents by the deadline may also be eligible for limited university and departmental scholarships. (More information about the scholarship application process)

Academic Elite Scholarships

International students are also eligible for Academic Elite Scholarships. To be considered for an Academic Elite Scholarship, a student must be accepted as a member of the University Fellows Experience. Complete information on the UFE can be found on the Honors site.

Transfer Student Scholarships

There are also limited scholarships available to transfer students. The deadline to apply is March 1. (More information about transfer scholarships)

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