School Overview

University of West Alabama is a Public, 4 years college located in Livingston, Alabama. West Alabama ranked 6th in Alabama Colleges and 39th in Federal Region IV.
It has a total enrollment of 5,734 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. West Alabama's acceptance rate is 74.33% last year (undergraduate school).
University of West Alabama is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.
Contact Information
AddressStation One, Livingston, AL 35470
Admission Information
Online Application
Financial Aid
Net Price
Disability Service
School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryMaster's College and University (larger programs)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of University of West Alabama is 74.33% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 30.68%. The application fees are $30 for undergraduate programs and $30 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate74.33 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)30.68 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$30

Tuition & Fees

West Alabama's 2022 tuition & fees is $10,990 for Alabama residents and $20,090 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $6,868 for Alabama residents and $13,546 for out-of-students.
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$10,990$20,090
Graduate Tuition & Fees$6,868$13,546
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 5,734 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 4,165 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. West Alabama has 2,248 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 3,486 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students5,734
Undergraduate Students2,248
Graduate Students3,486
Online Enrollment4,165

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs52 Programs
Number of online programs32 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsAssociate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
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