University of Alabama
As the state’s flagship university, The University of Alabama family has always focused on being the best. After all, they are The Capstone of Higher Education. Founded in 1831 as the state’s first public college, The University of Alabama is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. They provide a creative, nurturing campus environment where their students can become the best individuals possible, learn from the best and brightest faculty, and make a positive difference in the community, the state and the world. You’ll like what you find here. Become part of The University of Alabama family. The University of Alabama is a leader among public universities nationwide in the enrolment of National Merit Scholars with more than 500 currently enrolled. Ranked among the top 50 public universities in the nation in U.S. News and World Report’s annual college rankings for more than a decade, UA ranked 46th among public universities in the 2017 rankings. UA’s latest college rankings include - The School of Law is ranked 26th among all law schools in the nation (9th among public universities), spring 2017.The School of Library and Information Studies is ranked 28th nationally (25th among public universities) in the latest rankings for library schools, spring 2017.
The University of Alabama, the state of Alabama’s oldest public university, is a senior comprehensive doctoral-level institution. The University was established by constitutional provision under statutory mandates and authorizations. Its mission is to advance the intellectual and social condition of the people of the state through quality programs of teaching, research and service. The University of Alabama will advance the intellectual and social condition of the people of the state, the nation and the world through the creation, translation and dissemination of knowledge with an emphasis on quality programs in the areas of teaching, research and service. The University of Alabama will be known as the University of Choice for the best and brightest students in Alabama, and all students who seek exceptional educational opportunities. The University of Alabama will be a student-centered research university and an academic community united in its commitment to enhance the quality of life for all Alabamians and the citizens of the nation and the world.
The University of Alabama, a student-centred research university, is the flagship institution of higher learning for the state of Alabama. Founded in 1831, UA continues to grow in both enrolment and academic quality, fulfilling their vision to be the University of Choice for the most promising students in Alabama and beyond. Their commitment to excellence, displayed through teaching, research and community service, is realized through the impact they have on their community, their region, their nation and internationally. The University of Alabama offers 72 undergraduate degree programs through its 12 colleges and schools, so chances are good you will find an ideal degree program for your desired career path here at the Capstone. Their beautiful, 1,200-acre campus has everything you need to be successful during your college years. Be energized through leading-edge research initiatives and state-of-the-art labs. Be inspired by professors who are experts in their fields of study. Be active in campus life through one of more than 500 student organizations. Be involved in a wide range of volunteer opportunities and internships.
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