University of West Alabama Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Livingston, AL, University of West Alabama is one of the best universities in the state of Alabama. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of West Alabama in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of West Alabama.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, University of West Alabama is often abbreviated as UWA.

Station 4 Livingston, AL 35470
Phone: (205) 652-3578
Email: [email protected]
Web site: http://www.uwa.edu

Rankings: University of West Alabama

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.3
Graduation and retention ranking: 110
Average freshman retention rate: 67.2%
6-year graduation rate: 26.8%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 46
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 61.3%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 2.6%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 18:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 77.5%
Student selectivity ranking: 93
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 20
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: N/A
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): N/A
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 68.2%
Financial resources rank: 98
Alumni giving rank: 28
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 13.6%

University of West Alabama History

Essential Facts: University of West Alabama

  • Ten of the twelve teams participate in the NCAA ‘s Division II as a member of the Gulf South Conference East Division.
  • Its athletics teams, known as the West Alabama Tigers, are members of the Gulf South Conference and compete in the NCAA’s Division II in all sports except two.
  • The University of West Alabama began as Livingston Female Academy in 1835. As a church-related female academy, it admitted its first students in 1839.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 35%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 2%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 2%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 45%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 59%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA II
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, tennis, track and field (outdoor)
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, softball, tennis, track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, marching band, student government, student newspaper, television station, yearbook