University of West Alabama International student Admissions  & Application
University of West Alabama

University of West Alabama

University of West Alabama international student admissions & applications
UWA - The University of West Alabama
At UWA, we welcome students, faculty and staff from all corners of the globe. Our small campus and home-like feel are ideal for learning, for connecting with classmates and professors. Here, you will get an exceptional education, you'll build friendships and connections that will last for the rest of your life.

But most importantly, we'll prepare you for the next step in your life, whether it is graduate school or moving on into your career; whether you remain in the United States or return home.
About UWA
UWA is a publicly funded university located in the southeastern United States. We pride ourselves on our ability to offer the personalized attention and academic rigor of a small private school (2,000 students on campus), but with the affordability of a public school price. We have a beautiful 600 acre campus with a 60 acre lake, and it is located within travelling distance of New Orleans, LA, Memphis, TN, Nashville, TN, Atlanta, GA, and the Gulf Coast beaches. We are the safest and the most diverse campus in the state of Alabama with over 30 countries represented. At UWA, you'll explore a variety of options (90 major and minor program options), and with the guidance of your professors, you'll find the path that best suits your passion, and your enthusiasm for learning will translate into a more meaningful college experience. By pursuing your passions and building the foundation of your career, you will be empowered to shape the world.
Students at UWA
Campus Life
Because college is about more than what happens in the classroom

More than classroom learning, college is a time to learn about yourself. Every day, you'll experience growth, discovery and new connections that all take place outside of the classroom. That's why there's no shortage of clubs, organizations and social events to be a part of here on campus. Taking advantage of all there is to do on campus allows you to live your college life to the fullest.
Facts and figures
  • More than 60 undergraduate programs and 20 graduate programs.. Choose the program that’s right for you!
  • Classes offer a 15:1 student-to-teacher ratio. With an average of 30 students in every class, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.
  • Only full professors teach classes. No graduate assistant leading a lecture at UWA.
  • You’ll find everything you need to enjoy a full life right here on the UWA campus: from comfortable residence halls with all the modern conveniences to fraternities, sororities, intramural sports, entertainment, religious organizations, student government organizations and so much more
  • A beautiful 600-acre campus with nature trails and a 54-acre lake that's stocked for fishing. It’s also recognized as being one of the safest college campuses in the nation
  • Tuition for UWA is lower than many other state universities in the state. We also offer a full range of grants, scholarships and loans to help you meet your education goals.
  • A diverse student population is essential to providing a world-class education. We welcome students, faculty and staff from around the world to our campus.
The campus at the University of West Alabama