Spring Commencement set for May 7

Undergraduate ceremony begins at 10 a.m., and the graduate ceremony begins at 1:30 p.m. Tickets are available through graduates. full story

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Meet the SGA

Get to know the new officers elected by the student body to serve on the Student Government Association for the 2016-17 academic year. full story

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College Nights

The Admissions office has hosted "College Nights" throughout the state for potential students and their families. We are looking forward to enrolling a great freshman class!


How do you communicate?

Students and staff alike are spreading the word about iCommunicate, UWA’s Quality Enhancement Plan. full story

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Recent News

  • 2016-04-16 MSO SCFAC

    UWA to host Mississippi Symphony Orchestra

    Sumter County Fine Arts Council members and UWA students are admitted free. General admission is $10 and students are admitted for $2.

  • 2016 Sucarnochee Folklife Festival

    Sucarnochee Folklife Festival set for April 16

    The festival slogan for this year, “Sucarnochee: 12 Years in the Making,” joins the Alabama Tourism Department’s “The Year of Alabama Makers” theme in recognizing the importance of all makers across the state, including skilled craft workers who make or create things by hand— everything from traditional craft, music and food artisans, to industrial and commercial production artisans across Alabama.

  • 2016 Employment Recognition Ceremony

    UWA recognizes employee longevity

    The University of West Alabama recently honored 42 longtime employees for their years of service to the Livingston institution. UWA presented custom-designed gold or silver lapel pins, some adorned with rubies and diamonds, to those with tenure of 10 years or longer.

  • 2016 SBDC Youth Entrepreneurial Success Summit

    UWA to host Youth Entrepreneurial Success Summit

    The event will focus on youth leadership motivation, entrepreneur opportunities, business dining etiquette, and young entrepreneur showcase. All high school students in the area are invited to attend.

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