Points of Pride

  • Alabama is the fastest-growing flagship university in the U.S., according to the Washington Post and Chronicle of Higher Education.
  • From 2007 to 2016, Alabama is first in the nation for enrolling Barry Goldwater Scholarship recipients.
  • Alabama is a leader among public universities around the country in the enrollment of National Merit Scholars.
  • A team of Alabama students took the top prize at the NASA Robotic Mining Competition in 2016 for the second consecutive year.
  • U.S. News ranked the UA School of Law 10th among public universities in the nation, and the National Jurist listed it fifth among the nation’s “Best Value Law Schools” in 2015.