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Colleges / University of South Alabama

University of South Alabama

Mobile, AL 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate65%

About University of South Alabama

University of South Alabama is a public, state university in the suburb of Mobile, Alabama. University of South Alabama was founded in 1963. The university currently enrolls around 13,463 students a year, including 8,491 undergraduates.

University of South Alabama Acceptance Rate 2022

University of South Alabama admitted 65% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 8,203 out of 12,550 total applicants were accepted.

University of South Alabama Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 65%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED offered but % not available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.8
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 7%

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University of South Alabama is located in the town of Mobile, Alabama,.

If you want to see University of South Alabama for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 65 to Mobile, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Mobile Regional.

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College Info

307 North University Boulevard Mobile, AL 36688-0002

Campus Setting: Suburban

University of South Alabama Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of South Alabama is Jul 15.

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University of South Alabama SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

990 - 1200


Math SAT Range

493 - 600


Reading SAT Range

510 - 600

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SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for University of South Alabama students is 1088. Applicants with SAT scores of 1200 and above have a good chance of being admitted to University of South Alabama, while applicants with SAT scores between 990 to 1200 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 990 have a low chance of being offered a spot at University of South Alabama.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at University of South Alabama is like? There are approximately 13,463 students enrolled at University of South Alabama, including 8,491 undergraduate students and 4,972 graduate students. 83% percent of students attend school full-time, 79% percent are from AL and 21% percent of students are from other states.


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