Application Fee
$40
Graduate Application Fee
$60
Acceptance Rate
83%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
21%
Freshmen Enrollment
6,764
SAT Scores
1,210
ACT Scores
27

2020 Acceptance Rate

A total of 38,505 students have applied and 31,835 students have allowed to admit to The University of Alabama (Acceptance rate: 82.68%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 21.25 % where 6,764 students have finally enrolled out of 31,835 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is higher (easier to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Utah State University and University of Iowa, its acceptance rate is slightly higher than the average (relatively easy to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 70.40%).
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 27.20%).

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 1,210 and the average ACT score is 27 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of The University of Alabama is average than the schools (average score is 1,180). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
The University of Alabama1,21027
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,15724
All U.S. Colleges112368
Public, 4-Years Colleges111267
4-Years Colleges112468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama110068

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At The University of Alabama, 1,808 students submitted SAT scores (27% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,210 and it is average than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing550660
Mathematics530680
Total1,0801,340
At The University of Alabama, 4,892 students submitted ACT scores (72% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 27 and it is lower than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading2331
English2333
Mathematics2129
Total6793

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to The University of Alabama. The school requires 5 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 1 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to The University of Alabama
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended