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The University of Alabama

Women's WCLA Contact: Madison Murphy
Profile
Size
10 / 10
33,028 Undergrads / 38,390 Students
Cost
6 / 10
$20,465 Net Price
Selectivity
6 / 10
59% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Medium

Student Body
Gender
  • Male
  • Female
Enrollment
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
Geography
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
Ethnicity
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
22 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
88%
Overall Graduation Rate
72%
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
50% / 72%
Calendar System
Semester
Religious Affiliation
None
Housing
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Recruit Commits
2018
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Caroline Taylor Episcopal School of Jacksonville Jacksonville, FL Mid, Att
 
2017
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Samantha Richards Spring Grove , PA Mid
Jaya Thohan University , WI Mid
Mia Wood South Burlington VT Def
Callie Mckinnon Torrey Pines San Diego, CA Goal
Cassandra DuGay Sheehan Ledyard, CT Att
Ashleigh Surgeon Strongsville , OH Att
Virginia Gibson Cambridge , GA Att
Hunter Hoard Cambridge , GA Mid
Sunshine Ahmad Mill Creek , GA Def
Greta Koehn Loyola Academy , IL Def
Jennifer Iadevaio Wantagh Wantagh, NY Def
Skyler Ellis Livonia Livonia, MI Mid
Maggie Palfi Rising Sun Poolesville, MD Mid
Kelsey Curl Potomac Falls , VA Mid
 
2016
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Nola Wesche Pinkerton Academy NH Att
Kat Davis Christ Church Greenville, SC Goal
Taylor Casaburo Kentucky Country Day Louisville, KY Def
Kera Talsania Springbrook Silver Spring, MD Att
Megan Mahlstadt New Providence New Providence, NJ Att
Ellie Zgoda Phillipsburg Phillipsburg, NJ Att
Jasmine Reyes Rye Neck Rye, NY Att
?Cassi Galante Kellenberg NY Att
Kendra Ciezki St. Mary's Buffalo, NY Mid
Madison Murphy Hudson OH Mid
 
2015
  
HS
Hometown
Position(s)
Abigail Cherry McEachern Austell, GA Att, Mid
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Location
739 University Blvd, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35487, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35487 See Directions
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Where Grads Live
  • Birmingham Alabama Area
  • Tuscaloosa Alabama Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Huntsville Alabama Area
  • Mobile Alabama Area
  • Greater Nashville Area
  • Montgomery Alabama Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Dallas/Fort Worth Area
  • Houston Texas Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Memphis Area
  • Decatur Alabama Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
Where Grads Work
  • Regions Financial Corporation
  • The University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • US Army
  • AT&T
  • BBVA Compass
  • Southern Company
  • Wells Fargo
  • PwC
  • Alabama Power Company
  • United States Air Force
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • EY
  • Boeing
  • IBM
  • Walmart
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Education
  • Operations
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Engineering
  • Media and Communication
  • Information Technology
  • Marketing
  • Healthcare Services
  • Consulting
  • Administrative
  • Research
  • Community and Social Services
  • Support
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Academics
Athletics
Campus
Academics
Test Scores
SAT
Critical Reading
490 - 610
Math
520 - 640
Total
1090 - 1330
ACT
English
23 - 34
Math
21 - 29
Composite
23 - 31

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 480 - 600 for SAT; 6 - 8 for ACT

GPA
SAT Math
SAT Reading
ACT

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Admissions
 
Total
Male
Female
Applicants 37,302 14,458 22,844
% Admitted 59% 60% 59%
% Admits That Enroll 30% 33% 28%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.69
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  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Health Professions (38%)
    Business (22%)
    Agriculture (9%)
    Education (5%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (4%)
    Engineering Technology (4%)
    Parks, Recreation & Fitness Studies (4%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (3%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (3%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (2%)
    Psychology (2%)
    History (1%)
    Legal Professions (1%)
    Foreign Languages (1%)
    Communication & Journalism (1%)
    Communication Technology (1%)
    Mathematics & Statistics
    English Language & Literature
    Philosophy & Religious Studies
    Physical Sciences
    Social Sciences
    Theology
    Visual & Performing Arts
    Athlete graduation rate
    Financial
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.

    $20,465

    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

     
    In-state
    Out-of-state
    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$10,780 $26,950
    Books & Supplies$1,200 $1,200
    Cost of Living$13,402 $13,402
    Personal Expenses$4,490 $4,490
     
    Sticker Price$29,872 $45,316

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    80% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

     
    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship65%$16,693
    Federal Grants17%$4,982
    Pell Grants17%$4,611
    Other Federal4%$1,769
    State & Local Grants1%$660
    Institutional Grants57%$17,464
     
    Student Loans43%$9,657
    Federal Loans41%$5,444
    Other Loans9%$22,128

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

     
    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Endowment
    Financial Assets $846 Million $22,035

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.

    Debt

    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $23,290.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

     
    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $17,340 $248

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 5.3%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 10,443 students.

    Salary

    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $44,500

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.

    Payback

    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.65 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 50% of students graduate on time.

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    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 21 19
    Fondling 5 4
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 4 -
    Aggravated Assault 7 1
    Burglary 29 26
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 -
    Arson 2 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Category
    Classification
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionProfessions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileHigh undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, primarily residential

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