300 North Beaty Street Athens, AL 35611 256-216-5341
About Athens State University
  • Year of Foundation 1842
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,643
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 3,870 in-state, 7,140 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration
  • Selectivity of the Intuition N/A
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 3,500
Athens State University, located in Athens, Alabama, USA, is a two-year upper level university. Athens State is the only two-year upper level university in the state of Alabama. Thirty-three different majors are offered to junior and senior students. The majors are housed in one of three colleges; Education, Arts and Sciences, and Business. Athens State University began as the Athens Female Academy in 1822.The Methodist Church took control of the institution in 1842, changing the name to the Athens Female Institute. In 1931 the name was changed again to Athens College and it became coeducational.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities N/A
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies N/A
  • Number of frats N/A
  • Other general policies N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train N/A
  • Distance to nearest bus N/A
  • Public Transportation to the University N/A
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport N/A
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • College campus housing availability N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 1%
Campus Services
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library 114,443
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Campus Safety N/A
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 219
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Basic Services Provided N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 12,597
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,329
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 38,513
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Career placment and training N/A
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A