• Undergraduate Admissions

    Students and faculty alike say "there's something about this place" that makes you feel at home from the moment you arrive. At the University of West Alabama, you'll find everything you've always wanted from a respected state university and more.

    Malcolm Butler

    Congratulations to Malcolm Butler

    His game sealing interception has been labeled as "one of the greatest plays in Super Bowl history". We have invited him back to campus to celebrate on March 19 for our annual Red & White game.

    Color Run

    Color Run

    The UWA Fitness Center sponsors 3-4 running events each year. Over 100 students ran in the 2014 edition of the fall color run.

    Class Trip

    Leadership Conferences

    We are proud to offer students the opportunity to attend professional conferences that relate to their major or organizational affiliation.

    Crowd

    Relaxing Before Practice

    UWA Cheerleaders taking a break on the sidelines before their team practice begins.

    Homecoming

    Homecoming

    2014 Homecoming court representatives Left to Right-Hannah McDaniel, Sydney Matthews, Lilli Martin, Tamara Smoot, Kaleigh Henders, Erin Jimerson and Brooke Ames.

    Intramurals

    Intramurals

    This program gives you the opportunity to compete in organized sports and boasts the most participants of all our student activities campus wide.

    Commencement

    Commencement

    Our graduation ceremonies are held in December and May each year. In this photo, our SGA president, D'Anthony Jackson assists in lining up our graduates for the processional.

    Move In Day

    Move In Day

    The "great migration" to our campus happens a few times a year. Summer orientation for incoming Freshmen will be held on July 9-10, 2015.

    River Rafting

    Outdoor Recreation

    Is a popular addition to our Intramural department. Professional staff members plan two to three outdoor recreation event opportunities each year.

    Serendipity

    Serendipity

    Is our longstanding Homecoming week tradition, where students compete in a campus wide talent show. This is our most attended entertainment event each year.

    Ski Trip

    Ski Trip

    To offset our lack of snow time fun, the Intramural Program schedules an annual ski trip like this one to Telluride, CO each year at the end of the fall semester.

    Stroll through Campus

    Tour Campus

    Guide books are filled with photographs of photogenic people roaming aimlessly around campus (like this one). We invite you to roam aimlessly with us & discover how beautiful our campus really is.

    Warrior Dash

    Muddy Tiger Challenge

    It is held the first weekend of May and includes 10 obstacles over a 5K course that includes swimming, mud pits, barbwire and fire. Individual runners and 4-man teams can sign up.