University of Alabama at Birmingham Admissions

The application fee is $30 for applying undergraduate school and $50 for graduate school at University of Alabama at Birmingham. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$30
Graduate Application Fees$50
Admission Informationwww.uab.edu/students/undergraduate-admissions
Online Applicationhttps://idm.uab.edu/myuab/login?from=ugadmapp
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered2 Year Certificate, Bachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

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Admission Statistics

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 91.99% and yield is 31.99%. 2,745 men and 5,100 women applied to University of Alabama at Birmingham and 2,525 men and 4,692 women students were accepted. Among them, 833 men and 1,455 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2018). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants7,8452,7455,100
Admitted7,2172,5254,692
Enrolled2,3098331,455
Acceptance Ratio 91.99%91.99%92.00%
Yield 31.99%32.99%31.01%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, 7 students (1% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 2,253 students (98%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 620 and 25th percentile is 490. The SAT Math score is 620 (75th) and 490 (25th). The submitted ACT score is 86 (75th percentile) and 86 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing490620
SAT Math490620
ACT Composite2129
ACT Math1926
ACT English2231
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at University of Alabama at Birmingham are low when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,257, ACT: 77 - Public Research University (very high research activity)).

Application Requirements

University of Alabama at Birmingham requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript) and Completion of College Preparatory Program to its applicants. Next table summarizes University of Alabama at Birmingham application requirements.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and required years of subject, see University of Alabama at Birmingham online application page .
Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankNeither required nor recommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLNeither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended