4-year awards based on ACT (or SAT equivalent) score and GPA:
| In-State Scholarships
(supplemental application required)
|Tuition and fees||33-36 ACT||3.5 GPA or higher|
|Golden Excellence||$7,500||30-32 ACT|
|Collegiate Honors||$5,500||27-29 ACT|
|UAB Breakthrough||$3,000||24-26 ACT|
|UAB Academic Achievement||$2,000||20-23 ACT|
|Collegiate Honors||$5,500||30-36 ACT||3.0-3.49 GPA|
|UAB Academic Achievement||$2,000||24-29 ACT|
- Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, residents of Alabama, and attending an Alabama high school. In-state scholarship eligibility is subject to the discretion of the Scholarship Committee.
Students receiving UAB merit-based scholarships are required to live on campus for their first year of enrollment. (Don’t roll your eyes. Have you seen UAB student housing? Nice. Very.) For more information, review the Freshman Scholarship Residency Policy.
To view equivalent SAT test scores (critical reading + math only), please refer to the ACT-SAT Concordance.
Don’t forget to check out the other scholarship opportunities on our “Merit-Based,” “Housing,” “Art and Performance,” and “Athletic” tabs.