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Q&A with GSA President Royce Dickerson

GSA President Royce Dickerson

GSA President Royce Dickerson shared some of the Graduate Student Association's past achievements and goals for the coming year.

August 30, 2022

UA Awarded NSF Grant for HBCU Bridge Program

Shelby Quad on The University of Alabama campus

UA received a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a bridge program for students from three Historically Black Colleges and Universities interested in opportunities in renewable energy.

August 25, 2022

Mother and Son Earn Master’s Degrees Together

Amy Haines and her son Ethan will both earn their master's degrees on Aug. 6.

Amy Haines and her son Ethan will cross the stage at Coleman Coliseum Aug. 6, both earning master's degrees. Although Ethan started working on his master's right after graduating with his undergrad degree, Amy...

August 4, 2022

University of Alabama, Stillman Sign Graduate Pathways Agreement

Cynthia Warrick and Stuart R. Bell sit at a table signing documents.

The University of Alabama and Stillman College celebrated 50 years of an enrollment agreement by making it easier for Stillman students to attend graduate school at UA.

March 31, 2022

UA’s Renowned Graduate School Sets Record Enrollment

Ifeanyi Okpala, an engineering doctoral candidate

This fall The University of Alabama celebrates its largest-ever Graduate School enrollment.

November 3, 2021

A Voice for the Voiceless

Stewart McLaurin, Hilary West and Royce Dickerson standing behind a Wayside Exhibit panel

Royce Dickerson brought history to life as he voiced the audio narration of the Wayside Exhibit in Lafayette Square across from the White House over the summer.

October 27, 2021

The University of Alabama Announces Free App Week, Oct. 18-22

The University of Alabama is waiving application fees for domestic and international prospective students October 18-22.

October 11, 2021

Conversations, Culture Sharing Are What Heritage Month is All About

Carina Villarreal

Hispanic-Latino Association President Carina Villarreal said she celebrates her heritage daily in the way she lives.

September 15, 2021

Q&A with Graduate Student Association President Quinvarlio Kelly

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After Kelly helped bring it back to life, the GSA is poised to continue growing and connecting graduate students in the coming year.

July 6, 2021

Programs Flourish With Transition to Virtual Thanks to Faculty, Staff

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As a global pandemic forced changes, faculty and staff expertly pivoted programs to ensure they would continue helping students succeed, with many programs flourishing in the new environment.

November 18, 2020

Graduate Application Fees Waived During Free App Week

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The University of Alabama Graduate School is waiving application fees for prospective graduate students Nov. 8 to 15.

November 2, 2020

UA Holds Spring and Summer Commencement

UA held joint spring and summer commencement exercises last weekend at Coleman Coliseum, where more than 2,500 graduates received degrees throughout nine socially distanced ceremonies.

August 6, 2020

UA Develops New Graduate Admissions System

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The UA Graduate School developed a new system for managing admissions to graduate programs for all prospective students applying for Fall 2021 or later.

July 22, 2020

Online Student Ready to Get Back in Classroom … as the Teacher

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Becca Paholski always knew she wanted to work with kids. As a distance learner, she got to experience her dream job early, while still a full-time student.

May 1, 2020

Graduating Seniors Can Qualify for ‘Quick Admit’ to Grad Programs

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To better equip undergraduate students for the evolving job market, UA's Graduate School launched the Graduate Quick Admit Program, offering priority admission to graduating UA seniors with at least a 3.0 GPA.

April 29, 2020