2022 Acceptance Rate

A total of 42,421 students have applied and 33,513 students have allowed to admit to The University of Alabama (Acceptance rate: 79.00%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 23.00 % where 7,708 students have finally enrolled out of 33,513 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 SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry and University of New Orleans, its acceptance rate is average (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 83.40%).
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 23.20%).
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)

How to Apply to The University of Alabama

Admissiongobama.ua.edu
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Admission Statistics Charts

2022 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average SAT score is 1,220 and the average ACT score is 26 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 1,206). 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 Alabama1,22026
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,18125
All U.S. Colleges1,12368
Public, 4-Years Colleges1,11267
4-Years Colleges1,12468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama1,10068

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

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At The University of Alabama, 1,302 students submitted SAT scores (17% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,220 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 Writing540680
Mathematics530690
Total1,0701,370
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)
At The University of Alabama, 4,795 students submitted ACT scores (63% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 26 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
Composite2131
English2133
Mathematics1928

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to The University of Alabama. The school requires 4 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program 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 scoresConsidered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended