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The University of Alabama in Huntsville
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  • 4 Year
  • HUNTSVILLE, AL

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade B
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B+
  8. Location
    grade B+
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A minus
  11. Student Life
    grade B
  12. Safety
    grade B

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The University of Alabama in Huntsville is an above-average public university located in Huntsville, Alabama. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 6,730 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the The University of Alabama in Huntsville acceptance rate is 77%. Popular majors include Nursing, Mechanical Engineering, and Information Science. Graduating 57% of students, The University of Alabama in Huntsville alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $36,200.

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301 SPARKMAN DR
HUNTSVILLE, AL 35899
About The University of Alabama in Huntsville...
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Gulf South Conference

The University of Alabama in Huntsville Rankings

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UAH Admissions

Acceptance Rate
77%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1170-1430
ACT Range
24-31
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Recommended
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No

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Cost

Net Price
$16,990 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$12,056 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
65%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 43 responses
71%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 55 responses
51%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 55 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
1
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
1
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    54%
  • On Campus
    2%
  • Online
    45%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,730 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,297
Undergrads Over 25
15%
Pell Grant
23%
Varsity Athletes
5%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 40 responses
  • Focused
    38%
  • Study-holics
    33%
  • Well Rounded
    13%
  • Great Influences
    5%
  • Nerdy
    5%
  • Fun-loving!
    3%
  • Wild cards
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
59%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 75 responses
Poll
55%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 89 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 47 responses
  • Engineering
    45%
  • Academic
    19%
  • Nerd central
    15%
  • Community based
    6%
  • More like home than you think
    2%
  • Student Hating
    2%
  • Underrated
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$46,700 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
57%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
91%
National
83%
85%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 33 responses

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