University of West Alabama

Acceptance Rate 74.33 %
SAT Average 930
2023 Tuition & Fees $20,090
Student Population 5,594
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $6,830

Academic Overview

University of West Alabama Campus, Livingston, AL
University of West Alabama is a public, four-years institute located in Livingston, Alabama. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $10,989 for Alabama residents and $20,090 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $6,868 for Alabama residents and $13,546 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 5,594 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 74.33% and the graduation rate is 39% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of West Alabama varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $40,400. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, West Alabama's tuition & fees is $10,989 for Alabama residents and $20,090 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $6,868 for in-state students and $13,546 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Alabama ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at West Alabama. The acceptance rate of West Alabama is 74.33% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 30.68%. The average graduation rate is 39% and the transfer-out rate is 3%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,830 and 77% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 5,594 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of West Alabama is 74.33 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of West Alabama is 39 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University of West Alabama is 3 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University of West Alabama is 63 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of West Alabama is 5,594
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of West Alabama is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $6,830 at University of West Alabama.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
AddressStation One, Livingston, AL 35470
Online Applicationhttps://www.uwa.edu/apply
Financial Aidhttps://www.uwa.edu/admissions/undergraduate/financialaid
Net Price Calculatorsecure.uwa.edu/calculator/
Disability Servicehttps://www.uwa.edu/americandisabilityact

Offered Degrees

West Alabama offers 52 major programs through online and on-site education where 32 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree30
Bachelor's Degree2611
Master's Degree1614
Post Master's Degree66
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship11

Special Learning Opportunities

University of West Alabama offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCAir Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,019)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $2,834)

Veterans Benefits

University of West Alabama has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges