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UA Waives Application Fee for One Week this Month

TUSCALOOSA – The University of Alabama is again waiving application fees for domestic and international undergraduate, graduate and online prospective students from Oct. 16-20.

During Free App Week, UA aims to empower prospective students by removing the financial barriers that may keep them from applying for admission.

To receive instructions on how to submit an undergraduate application for free, applicants must first submit their contact information on the Undergraduate Admissions Free App Week page.

For more information about undergraduate requirements, visit UA’s freshman and transfer admission requirement pages. The undergraduate application deadline is Oct. 20 at 11:59 p.m.

To reserve a graduate application waiver, students may sign up on the Graduate School’s Free App Week page.

Visit the Graduate School’s supporting documents page for more about graduate admission requirements. The application fee waiver code may be redeemed beginning Oct. 16 at 8 a.m. through Oct. 20 at 5 p.m.

All supporting documents must be received by Nov. 15 at 11:59 p.m. Central Standard Time or the application fee will be required.

The University of Alabama, part of The University of Alabama System, is the state’s flagship university. UA shapes a better world through its teaching, research and service. With a global reputation for excellence, UA provides an inclusive, forward-thinking environment and nearly 200 degree programs on a beautiful, student-centered campus. A leader in cutting-edge research, UA advances discovery, creative inquiry and knowledge through more than 30 research centers. As the state’s largest higher education institution, UA drives economic growth in Alabama and beyond.


Jennifer Brady, UA Strategic Communications, jennifer.brady@ua.edu