The University of North Alabama is a public university from Florence, Alabama that was established in the year 1830. The university is the oldest in the state that offers four-year programs. Over its 185 years of existence, the University of North Alabama has been in existence, it has produced artists, entrepreneurs, scientists, educators, etc. The college prides itself on being the right place for students to discover themselves. Location wise too students enjoy certain career advantages, other students do not get.
University of North Alabama offers programs in 52 bachelors, and 22 masters areas of study. The total enrollment of the university is 8,046 and the average class size of the university is 24. The student-faculty ratio at the university is 17:1. International students at the university are 419.
|Type of University||Public|
|Year of Establishment||1830|
|Number of International students||419|
|Average Class Size||24|
UNA’s entire campus is 130 acres big. The campus houses two 16-year-old African Lions which are the mascots of UNA.
There are 11 residential buildings for students on campus. There are hotel-style rooms, community-style halls, suite-style halls and apartments. There are 8 different meal plans. For returning students and freshmen the meal plans are different and cost different. Total students living on-campus: 1,502.
There are four schools at UNA: Arts and Sciences, Business, Education and Human Sciences and Nursing and Health Professionals.
International students who want to seek admissions at University of North Alabama can follow the below-mentioned application process:
Application Portal: University of North Alabama Application portal.
Application Fee: The application fee for international students is 100 USD.
Supporting Documents: 3 LOR, SOP, Visa and Passport for international students, resume if the programme requires prior work experience, financial statement to prove the availability of funds.
The estimated cost of attendance for international students at the University of South Alabama is mentioned-below:
|Tuition||1 to 11 hours: 640 USD per hour 12 to 18 hours: 9,600 USD per hour|
|Meal Plans||150 USD for 12 hours or more|
|Housing||1,785 USD – 3,900 USD|
|International Student Fee||300 USD per hour|
|General Student Fee||30 USD per hour|
The university offers international students scholarships to study in the USA.
Currently, there are over 60,000 alumni of the University of North Alabama, all around the world. Students, once graduated, get to be a part of the alumni program where they enjoy benefits like career services counseling, participate in alumni mentoring program, receive UNA magazine, invitations for home football games and away games, travel opportunities.
Some notable alumni of the University of North Alabama are Clay Bennett, Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist, Priyanka Karki, Nepalese Actor, Jim Blagingame, founder of Small Business Network, Miles C. Allgood, U.S. Representative from Alabama.
|Average Cost of Attendance||$23,760 / Year|
|Student : Faculty Ratio||3 : 1|
|University of North Alabama Enrollment||8315|
|Average Graduation Rate||33.0%|
The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees
|Undergraduate Programs||$23,760 / Year|
|Post Graduate Program||$19,560 / Year|
|On Campus Accomodation|
|Books & Supplies||$1,500 / Year|
|On campus, Room & Board||$7,484 / Year|
|On Campus, Other Expenses||$2,800 / Year|
|Off Campus Accomodation|
|Off campus (not with family), Room & Board||$7,484 / Year|
|Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses||$2,800 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Room & Board||$2,800 / Year|
|Off campus (with family), Other Expenses||$2,800 / Year|
|Southern Association of Colleges and Schools|
|Program Wise Accreditations|
|Arts Programs||National Association of Schools of Art and Design|
|Language Programs||Commission on English Language Program Accreditation|
|Music Programs||National Association of Schools of Music|
|Nursing Programs||Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education|
|Nursing Programs||Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing|
|Total Faculty||Full Time||Part time||Graduate Assistants|
*All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary