Today marked the first day of all-virtual classes for The University of Alabama. Over 6,000 classes will be held this week, all from a distance. Faculty from around campus got together, online of course, to send encouraging messages to students.
The University of Alabama, the state’s oldest and largest public institution of higher education, is a student-centered research university that draws the best and brightest to an academic community committed to providing a premier undergraduate and graduate education. UA is dedicated to achieving excellence in scholarship, collaboration and intellectual engagement; providing public outreach and service to the state of Alabama and the nation; and nurturing a campus environment that fosters collegiality, respect and inclusivity.