Station 6030 Montevallo, AL 35115 205-665-6030
http://www.montevallo.edu admissions@um.montevallo.edu
About University of Montevallo
  • Year of Foundation 1896
  • Size of Campus 160 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,616
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 67% 33% 4%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 5,664 in-state, 11,124 out-of-state
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 2.547
The University of Montevallo is a four-year public university located in Montevallo, Alabama, USA. Founded in 1896, it is Alabama's only public liberal arts college and a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges. Programs are offered through the Michael E. Stephens College of Business, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Education, College of Fine Arts, and graduate studies in Business, Education, English and Speech-Language Pathology. Its current president, John W. Stewart III, was formerly Vice President for Institutional Advancement at Flagler College in St. Augustine, Florida. Dr. Stewart succeeded Philip C. Williams, who left after four years of service to the university.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 2
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus College Night; Vacca Lecture Series; Concert and Lecture Series; Dancy Lectures; Art Exhibitions; Faculty Recitals; Farmer Lectures; Guest Performances; Martha Allen Lecture Series in the Visual Arts; University Theatre; Knowledge Bowl; MCC News; Model Ara
  • Number of students in fraternities 6
  • Percent students who are frat members 20%
  • Number of honor societies Beta Gamma Sigma; Golden Key National Honor Society; Kappa Delta Pi; Kappa Mu Epsilon; Kappa Omicron Nu; Kappa Pi; Lambda Sigma; Montevallo Honors Association; Omicron Delta Kappa; Phi Alpha; Phi Alpha Mu; Phi Alpha Theta; Phi Chi Theta; Phi Kappa Phi; Phi
  • Setting Rural
  • Number of sororities 5
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministries
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 16%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African-American Society; Association of International Students
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 6
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Transportation
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Birmingham (40), Calera (8)
  • Distance to nearest train Birmingham (40)
  • Distance to nearest bus Calera (8)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
Student Housing
  • 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 9
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 10%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms (70%), men's dorms (30%), sorority housing, fraternity housing, apartments for married students, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 83%
  • Number of students using college housing 36%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 7%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
Campus Services
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 14,247
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support 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 Wired Computers Available In The Library 0
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 4,175
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 2,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 0
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 258,169
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 0
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic
  • Museums Traffic Safety Center with a High Performance Driving Track; Ebeneezer Swamp Environmental Lab
  • Number Of Subscriptions 813
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Microforms 798,253
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,242
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Alabama State Board of Education
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,500
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training internships, resume assistance, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Alabama, Birmingham)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 18%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Samford University)
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Rural