Admissions Information

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 Informationhttps://www.uab.edu/students/admissions/
Online Applicationhttps://ssb.it.uab.edu/pls/sctprod/zsapk003_ug_web_appl.new_user
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)

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 73.66% and the yield is 38.38%. 2,957 men and 5,341 women applied to University of Alabama at Birmingham and 2,279 men and 3,833 women students were accepted. Among them, 909 men and 1,437 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2019). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and the yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants8,2982,9575,341
Admitted6,1122,2793,833
Enrolled2,3469091,437
Acceptance Ratio 73.66%77.07%71.77%
Yield 38.38%39.89%37.49%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2019-2020, 312 students (13% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 2,159 students (92%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 680 and the 25th percentile is 560. The SAT Math score is 685 (75th) and 530 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 29 (75th percentile) and 22 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing560680
SAT Math530685
ACT Composite2229
ACT Math2027
ACT English2232
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at University of Alabama at Birmingham are similar to the average score when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,257, ACT: 77 - Public Research University (very high research activity)).

Application Requirements

It requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), and Completion of College Preparatory Program to its applicants. The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply University of Alabama at Birmingham.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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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

Members In C-USA

University of Alabama at Birmingham is a member of Conference USA (C-USA). Check and Compare to other members.


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