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Hurricane Sally Expected to Bring Heavy Rain to Tuscaloosa

map of Hurricane Sally path through the Gulf of Mexico

The explore feature in the UA Safety App can help you locate the nearest storm shelter or BARA.

September 15, 2020

UA Supports Projects Collaborating Between the Arts and Sciences

Maxwell Hall on the UA campus

Three projects that integrate the arts with bio-psychosocial research were awarded support through a new Joint Pilot for Arts Research.

September 15, 2020

Annual Bama Blitz Campaign Begins Sept. 15

view of the Crimson Promenade walkway in summer

The annual Bama Blitz crowdfunding campaign is scheduled to launch Sept. 15 at 8 a.m. and conclude Sept. 17 at 11:59 p.m.

September 14, 2020

Dean’s List Students Named for UA Summer 2020 Term

The summer sun sets on the quad with Denny Chimes.

A total of 506 students were named to the Dean's or President's Lists for the summer 2020 term.

September 14, 2020

UA Preview

This week at The University of Alabama: UA researchers take part in biological research in the Antarctic; UA sees increase in in-state undergraduate and Graduate School enrollment; UA program offers free, virtual tutoring and...

September 14, 2020

For-cause Testing Begins in Residence Halls

A hand wearing a blue medical glove holds a COVID test

Free for-cause testing is conducted on-site for those in a shared location, such as a Greek house, residence hall floor, student group or classroom. It can be associated with an increase in positive test...

September 13, 2020

Senior Creates Greeting Cards to Cheer Nursing Home Residents

Demarcus Rudolf, a senior at UA, writing greeting cards for senior citizens in nursing homes.

Just in time for National Grandparents Day, University of Alabama senior Demarcus Rudolph started a project creating greeting cards for senior citizens in nursing homes.

September 11, 2020

Parent Gives Perspective of UA’s COVID-19 Response

Mark Utzig talking during his Zoom interview.

Mark Utzig talks about his impressions of UA's response to the COVID-19 pandemic and his trust in UA to provide a safe environment.

September 11, 2020

Navigators Help New Students Find Their Way

three female students sit on the steps of Gorgas Library talking

Finding a place to plug in may be a little challenging this semester, but “navigators” can help guide students through their first year at The University of Alabama.

September 11, 2020

In-State Increase, Record Number of Graduate Students Highlights UA Enrollment

Two students riding bikes on campus.

A 2% increase in the number of in-state undergraduate students and record-setting Graduate School enrollment highlight UA's fall 2020 total student headcount, which surpasses the 37,800 mark.

September 11, 2020

Final Summer Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony Held Virtually

2020 virtual Army ROTC summer commissioning ceremony on laptop

The University of Alabama Army ROTC program conducted a fully virtual commissioning ceremony for its latest graduates.

September 11, 2020

Tips for Students Taking Virtual Classes this Fall

Two female students in masks sit on the UA campus lawn.

Some classes look a little different this fall, as they're being taught partially or fully online. One professor has a few tips he hopes will result in a successful semester.

September 11, 2020

UREC: Helping Keep UA Safe while Active

Outside view of the Student Recreation Center.

Many University Recreation facilities are now open and back to regular operating hours, with safety procedures in place.

September 10, 2020

UA Offers Mental Health Services to Employees, Families

Woman receiving Telehealth services

UA has launched a clinic that offers mental health services and various wellness resources exclusively for University employees and their families. 

September 10, 2020

New UA.edu Homepage Features Dynamic, Modern Update

Hands hold a smartphone with the new ua.edu homepage on screen.

The University of Alabama unveiled its new homepage, showcasing its world-class visual identity and featuring an accessible and user-friendly navigation and design.

September 9, 2020