University of Alabama at Birmingham

1701 11th Ave. S. Birmingham, AL 35294-4412

Application for Admission

To apply you must need the following:



  • a completed UAB application
  • $30 application fee (nonrefundable, payable by credit or debit card) or application fee waiver
  • your official high school transcript (which should be sent directly to UAB from your high school)
  • your official ACT or SAT scores submitted directly from ACT or College Board.
    • UAB will accept the current and redesigned version of the SAT. Applicants may submit scores from either the current SAT, the redesigned SAT, or both. A writing score is not required.

Entry Requirements

  • 4 years of English
  • 3 years of social science
  • 3 years of math (Algebra I and higher)
  • 3 years of science (including 2 lab sciences)
  • 1 year of a foreign language
  • Plus 3 additional core courses, for a total of 17 core courses


UAB generally admits students with:

  • a minimum high school GPA of 2.25 on a 4.0 scale
  • a minimum ACT score of 20 or combined SAT score of 950 (critical reading and math)
    • UAB will accept the current and redesigned version of the SAT. Applicants may submit scores from either the current SAT, the redesigned SAT, or both. A writing score is not required.

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