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Alabama State University Student Life

Alabama State University is on a 172-acre campus in an urban setting in Montgomery, Alabama. Alabama State University has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

Alabama State University also has fraternities and sororities.

Alabama State University has a thriving Alabama State University Marching Band. In fact, more students participate in Alabama State University Marching Band than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Alabama State University include Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc, Nu Alpha Nu Service Fraternity Inc and ASU Street Team.

The Alabama State University community comes together each year for Fall Convocation, Founder Day Convocation and Homecoming Week Activities.

Alabama State University Housing

Alabama State University offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus First year students are given no special consideration for on-campus housing.

Most Alabama State University students live off campus. In 2021, 50% of undergrads at Alabama State University lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 50% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Alabama State University. There are 2,134 spots available in on-campus housing for all 3,614 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 2,56 students chose to live on-campus. On the weekends, about 45% students stay on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.

Safety at Alabama State University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Alabama State University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Alabama State University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Alabama State University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to Alabama State University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Alabama State University, take Interstate 85 to Montgomery, AL. If you need to fly, book your flight to Dannelly Field airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Alabama you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Alabama State University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

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