Points of Pride

  • Alabama has been ranked among the top 60 public universities in the nation by U.S. News and World Report for more than a decade.
  • The Alabama Water Institute is being established as a world-class, interdisciplinary research institute that engages in basic and applied research in the area of fresh water.
  • Fifty-one Alabama students have been named Goldwater Scholars, including four in 2017.
  • A team of Alabama students took the top prize at the NASA Robotic Mining Competition in 2017 for the third consecutive year.
  • Alabama’s two-story, $10 million multi-use facility for adapted athletics is the first of its kind in the nation.