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Getting Your Student to UA

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You play a vital role in your student’s college search journey, providing encouragement and guidance along the way. It is our goal to provide the information and resources you need to navigate the college admission process at The University of Alabama.

How to Apply

What does my student need to do?

My student has been accepted. Now what?

Can I receive parent & family related information?

Yes! This form will sign you up to receive parent and family emails associated with your student throughout the application and enrollment process.


How much will it cost for my student to attend UA?

The cost of college and available financial resources are important considerations for families. Here’s what you need to know about UA:

Sweet Home Tuscaloosa

One of America’s Best College Towns

Regional map of the southeast. Tuscaloosa is in the center left part of Alabama

Did you know Tuscaloosa was ranked in the Top 30 College Towns in the nation by USA Today? Once you’re here, you’ll quickly see why.

From a vibrant downtown to a peaceful riverwalk, you’ll find Tuscaloosa’s name isn’t the only thing unique about our home.

While there’s plenty to do in T-town, Tuscaloosa is a short drive from the beautiful beaches of the Gulf Coast, the adventurous trails of the Appalachian Mountains and the major metropolitan areas of Atlanta, Georgia and Nashville, Tennessee.

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