301 Sparkman Drive Huntsville, AL 35899 256-824-6070
http://www.uah.edu admitme@email.uah.edu
About University of Alabama-Huntsville
  • Year of Foundation 1950
  • Size of Campus 400 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,690
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 47% 53% 10%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $7,492 in-state, $17,986 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $7,540
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $30
  • Enrollment No. 5,956
The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) is a public co-educational, state-supported research university within The University of Alabama System. UAHuntsville was founded as part of the University of Alabama in 1950 and became an autonomous campus within the UA System in 1969. The university is governed by The University of Alabama Board of Trustees that vests authority in the campus president to lead the university. The president is assisted by the provost and executive vice president for academic affairs; the vice president for research; the vice president for finance and administration; the vice president for university advancement and the vice president for diversity.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Spring Fest; Fall Fest; Career Fairs; Homecoming; UAH Sports Events; Hispanic Heritage; Black History Month; Annual Office of Multicultural Affairs Picnic; International Food Fair; Civil Rights Symposium; Back to School Mixer; Let's Pretend Hospital; Scien
  • Number of students in fraternities 7
  • Percent students who are frat members 5%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Epsilon Delta; Alpha Kappa Delta; Alpha Lambda Delta; Alpha Phi Mu; Beta Alpha Psi; Beta Gamma Sigma; Eta Kappa Nu; Kappa Delta Pi; Omicron Delta Kappa; Order of Omega; Phi Alpha Theta; Phi Beta Lambda; Phi Kappa Phi; Phi Sigma Iota; Pi Sigma Alpha;
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 4
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Adventist Christian Fellowship; Bahai Campus Association; Campus Crusade of Christ; Catholic Student Fellowship; Christian Student Organization; Full Circle Campus Ministry; Image of Christ Ministries
  • Other on-campus organizations 2%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 4%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Association; Caribbean Student Association; Contact; Indian Student Organization; International Cultural Organization; Minority Graduate Student Association; National Society of Black Engineers
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 7
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Huntsville (10), Birmingham (102)
  • Distance to nearest train Birmingham (98)
  • Distance to nearest bus Huntsville (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 42
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 82%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 2%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (90%), sorority housing (1%), fraternity housing (1%), apartments for married students (2%), apartment for single students (4%), special housing for disabled students (1%), other housing options (1%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 10%
  • Number of students using college housing 16%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 5%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 6%
Campus Services
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Microforms 579,663
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 21
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 832
  • Number of e-books 46,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 329,686
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Museums Union Grove Art Gallery
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,677
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,044
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Air Force Audit Agency; Citi Group; Defense Contract Audit Agency; Dynetics; General Dynamics; International Diesel of Alabama; US Army Corps of Engineers; American Express Financial US Army Aviation & Missile Command; Edward Jones; NASA; Paragon Systems;
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 71%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Alabama A&M University)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 5,924
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 20%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City