The University of Alabama: Admission & Tests

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Here is a brief review of The University of Alabama general admissions procedures, application policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The University of Alabama admission criteria are moderately competitive - in 2015-16 the college accepted 54% of those who apply.

The college does not require you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

The University of Alabama most likely will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$40
The University of Alabama requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at The University of Alabama is $40.00. The graduate application fee is $50.00. The first-professional application fee is $40.00.

SAT Test Scores

Scholastic Assessment Test is not a requied part of the application procedure. Only 21 percent of applicants at The University of Alabama submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 470 to 620 on Critical Reading, from 470 to 630 on Math, and from 460 to 620 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you got a score above 580 in SAT Critical Reading, 590 in SAT Math, and 580 in SAT Writing - that good enough to get accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
440
550
580

SAT Math
440
550
590

SAT Writing
430
540
580

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is a very important element of the application procedure at The University of Alabama. 78 percent of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 21 to 32 on Composite, from 21 to 33 on English, from 20 to 30 on Math, and from 6 to 9 on Writing. Judging from these numbers, if you got a score above 30 in ACT Composite, 30 in ACT English, 28 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writing - that gives good chances to get accepted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
19
27
30

ACT English
19
27
30

ACT Math
18
25
28

ACT Writing
6
8
8

Contact Admissions

Phone
(205)
348-6010
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to The University of Alabama, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (205) 348-6010 or check The University of Alabama Website

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