Apply for Admission (Non-Traditional)

Application for Admission

To apply to UAB, you’ll need to submit all of these things:

  • a completed UAB application and the $30 application fee (nonrefundable)
  • your official high school transcript (which should be mailed directly to UAB from your high school) or GED score (must be 19 years of age)

All official documents and credentials should be sent to:

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Box 99
1720 2nd Ave S
Birmingham AL 35294-4600

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To get your answer early, submit your application early. Deadlines for priority consideration:

If you're applying for... have everything in by...
Fall Semester June 1
Spring Semester November 1
Summer Semester March 15

To be considered for UAB academic scholarships, you have to be admitted by December 1 of your senior year of high school. Applications completed after December 1 will be considered on a funds-available basis. So your best bet is to apply online now.


Requirements for students who graduated from high school four or more years ago and have not attended college, or who have attended college and earned fewer than 24 semester hours

  • Minimum high school grade point average of 2.25 or minimum score of 520 on the GED test
Certain programs have additional requirements beyond UAB’s requirements for general admission. For details, contact the Office of Undergraduate Admission.

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