UNA--Box 5011 Florence, AL 35632 256-765-4318
About University of North Alabama
  • Year of Foundation 1830
  • Size of Campus 130 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,417
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 57% 43% 19%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,768 in-state,$7,536 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $4,372
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $25
  • Enrollment No. 5.235
The University of North Alabama (abbreviated UNA) is a coeducational university located in Florence, Alabama, and the state's oldest four-year public university.The University of North Alabama, which celebrated its 175th anniversary in 2005, has undergone numerous sweeping changes in the course of its long history. Originally founded as LaGrange College in 1830, it was reestablished in 1872 as the first state-supported teachers college south of the Ohio River. A year later, it became one of the nation's first coeducational colleges.
Social Life And Activities
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 6
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Baptist Campus Ministries, Christian Student Fellowship, Wesley Foundation, Cooperative Campus Ministries, Catholic Campus Ministry, Ascending Voices, Campus Crusade for Christ, Ba-hai, Campus Outreach, Episcopal Campus Min
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 8%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Global Friendship Organization, United Nations of UNA, Turkish Association, Black Student Alliance, International Club, Shades of Difference
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 9
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Spring Fling, George Lindsey Film Festival, Geography Awareness Week, International Week
  • Number of students in fraternities 9
  • Percent students who are frat members 9%
  • Number of honor societies Phi Kappa Phi, Phi Beta Lambda, Delta Mu Delta, Beta Beta Beta, Sigma Tau Delta, Phi Alpha Theta, Alpha Phi Sigma, Psi Chi, Alpha Kappa Delta, Order of Omega, Alpha Chi, Alpha Theta Chi, Alpha Epsilon Rko, Kappa Pi, Chi Sigma Iota, Kappa Delta Pi, Gamma Si
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train Birmingham, AL (130)
  • Distance to nearest bus Florence, Alabama (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Huntsville, Alabama (60), Birmingham, Alabama (130)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 68%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 90%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 23%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 14%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 21%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 3%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 22
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (31%), women's dorms (28%), men's dorms (25%), apartments for married students (9%), apartment for single students (7%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 15%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Subscriptions 3,540
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Books in Library 371,123
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 25
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills, other
  • Number of e-books 44,845
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 60
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 11,368
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 2
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, academic, older student, other
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Museums Planetarium, Art Gallery, Observatory, On-campus Laboratory School
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,100
  • Number Of Microforms 1,047,372
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Library Facilities Learning Resource Center, Academic Resource Center, Music Library, Kilby Library
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • 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
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Lauderdale County Board of Education, Colbert County Board of Education, Wells Fargo, BC/BS of Alabama, Sherwin Williams, Coffee Health Group, Social Security Administration, Enterprise Rent-a-Car
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town