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University of Montevallo

Montevallo, AL 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate90%
Acceptance Rate90%

University of Montevallo Student Life

University of Montevallo is on a 160-acre campus in the small town setting of Montevallo, Alabama, not far from Birmingham.

University of Montevallo Student Activities

There are many activities and organizations for University of Montevallo students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, and more.

Interested in Greek life? University of Montevallo has fraternities and sororities.

University of Montevallo has the Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in the Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at University of Montevallo include University Programming Council, Campus Ministries, Greek Life and Environmental Club.

University of Montevallo students' favorite campus events are College Night, Spring Fest and Back to School Bash.

Does University of Montevallo Offer Student Housing?

This table offers information on housing at University of Montevallo.

Housing Options Offered? Details
On-Campus Housing Yes Required for freshman
Guaranteed Housing Yes Guaranteed for freshman
Co-ed Housing Available Yes
Housing for Students with Disabilities No
Percentage of Students Living On-Campus –– 45%
Spots Available in On-Campus Housing –– 1,340
Number of Students Living On-Campus –– 955
Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus –– 55%

University of Montevallo offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.

Most University of Montevallo students live off campus. In 2022, 45% of undergrads at University of Montevallo lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 55% of students lived off-campus or commuted to University of Montevallo. There are 1,340 spots available in on-campus housing for all 2,215 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 955 students chose to live in campus housing. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.

University of Montevallo offers coed housing.

University of Montevallo Athletics

At University of Montevallo there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at University of Montevallo:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Basketball NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Golf NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Lacrosse NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Soccer NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Tennis NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Track And Field NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2
Indoor Track NCAA Division 2 NCAA Division 2

Safety at University of Montevallo

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.

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

University of Montevallo offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.

Plan a Visit to University of Montevallo

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit University of Montevallo, take Interstate 65 to Montevallo, AL. If you need to fly, book your flight to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International 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.

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Keep Reading About University of Montevallo

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University of Montevallo Students

64%

Women

36%

Men

89%

Full Time

11%

Part Time

86%

In State

14%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

67%

17%

6%

4%

3%

2%

1%

0.32%

0.14%

Undergraduate Students

2,215

Graduate Students

410

Non-Resident / International Students

72

University of Montevallo Campus Services

Student Services
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  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
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  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,625

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

90%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$13,710

Out-of-State

$26,730

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 15
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