2022 Student Population

A total of 22,289 students have enrolled at University of Alabama at Birmingham - 13,547 undergraduate and 8,742 graduate.
By gender, 8,111 male and 14,178 female students are attending the school. By attendance status, there are 14,926 full-time students and 7,363 part-time students.
The number of students at University of Alabama at Birmingham is very large compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Auburn University and University of Alabama in Huntsville, its population is average (average population is 20,581).
University of Alabama at Birmingham offers online degree/certificate programs and 6,460 students enrolled in online programs.

Enrollment Chart

Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status

By gender, there are 8,111 male and 14,178 female students attending the school. The male-to-female ratio is 0.57 to 1 and the ratio is very lower (more women students at the school) (the average male-to-female ratio over all U.S. colleges is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status.

Gender Distribution Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total13,54710,4013,146
Men5,1293,9431,186
Women8,4186,4581,960
Population by Gender/Attending Status at
TotalFull-timePart-time
Total8,7424,5254,217
Men2,9821,6701,312
Women5,7602,8552,905

Gedner Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity

By race/ethnicity, there are 12,317 White students (55.26%) and 4,758 Black or African American students (21.35%) at University of Alabama at Birmingham(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Race/Ethnicity at University of Alabama at Birmingham
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native281117
Asian1,029436593
Black or African American3,3301,0352,295
Hispanic904352552
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander532
White7,1662,8464,320
Two or More Races650223427
Race/Ethnicity Unknown934152
Total 13,5475,1298,418
Population by Race/Ethnicity at University of Alabama at Birmingham
TotalMenWomen
American Indian or Alaska Native24717
Asian498179319
Black or African American1,4283341,094
Hispanic18865123
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander101
White5,1511,6773,474
Two or More Races17569106
Race/Ethnicity Unknown509197312
Total 8,7422,9825,760

Race/Ethnicity Distribution Chart

Enrollment by Student Age

By age, there are 13,542 students whose age under twenty five and 4,580 students whose age is over thirty years old at University of Alabama at Birmingham.
Especially, 169 students are younger than eighteen and 32 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Enrollment by Student Age Table

UndergraduateGraduate
Population by Student Age at University of Alabama at Birmingham
TotalMenWomen
Total13,547 5,1298,418
Under 18169 45124
18-194,168 1,4112,757
20-214,502 1,6812,821
22-242,278 1,0561,222
25-291,073 477596
30-34516 202314
35-39316 105211
40-49364 114250
50-64149 33116
65 and over12 57
Total 13,547 5,1298,418
Population by Student Age at University of Alabama at Birmingham
TotalMenWomen
Total8,742 2,9825,760
20-2172 1755
22-242,353 7741,579
25-293,094 1,0672,027
30-341,269 477792
35-39705 240465
40-49846 257589
50-64383 143240
65 and over20 713
Total 8,742 2,9825,760

Student Age Distribution Chart

Online Student Population

At University of Alabama at Birmingham, 14,662 students (65.78% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 6,460 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 4,315 students live in Alabama where University of Alabama at Birmingham is located in and 2,113 students have enrolled from other states.

Online Enrollment Table

Enrollment TypeStudent Location
Online Student Population
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total22,28913,5478,742
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes6,4602,6093,851
Enrolled Some in Online Classes8,2026,8901,312
Not Enrolled in Online Classes7,6274,0483,579
Online Student Population by Student Location
TotalUndergraduateGraduate
Total (Enrolled Excl.)6,4602,6093,851
Alabama Residents4,3152,2512,064
Other State in U.S.2,1133471,766
Outside of U.S.413
Unknown281018

Online Enrollment Chart