Overview

Student Population
4,646
University of West Alabama overview
Location Livingston, Alabama
Online uwa.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
University of West Alabama overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Livingston, Alabama, University of West Alabama is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 7,388 prospective students applied, and 2,084 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 461 enrolled in the school.  4,235 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 411 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $7,614 plus fees of $1,590. University of West Alabama is ranked 895 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Extremely Easy 
University of West Alabama overview
SAT 940/1100
ACT 18/23
GPA 3.16
Applications Accepted
28.2% 
University of West Alabama overview
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Applicant Competition High

Annual Cost to Attend

Alabama Resident Tuition
$7,614
In State Costs for University of West Alabama
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,216
Other Fees$1,590
Room and Board $7,080
Budget for Other Expenses$3,505
Total One Year Cost$21,005
Out of State Tuition
$15,228
Out of State Costs for University of West Alabama
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,216
Other Fees$1,590
Room and Board $7,080
Budget for Other Expenses$3,505
Total One Year Cost$28,619

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$38,500 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
28% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of West Alabama students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 27%
Health Professions 24%
Business 14%
English and Literature 6%
Social Sciences 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=101587 IPEDS survey data for University of West Alabama.