Our Students Academics Research Athletics Campus Huntsville Financial Aid A university launched from America's quest to conquer space. Our Students Today, UAH. Tomorrow, the world. UAH is home to a diverse student body of 9,636. Our inclusive campus community fosters strong peer-to-peer friendships, encourages participation in extracurricular activities, and helps ensure the smooth transition from college student to career professional. Whether you choose to be a participant or a leader, UAH offers plenty of opportunities for you to fit in – and stand out. Learn More: Class Profile 9,636 total enrollment UAH facts & figures 53 countries of origin + 49 states Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 27 average ACT for entering freshmen Apply for admission as a freshman 3.97 average GPA for entering freshmen Student Success Center 5:4 male:female ratio (5,485:4,151) Class profile 940+ Honors College students Honors College Academics An inspiring curriculum to expand your horizons. UAH offers more than 100 areas of study, with a curriculum focused on some of the fastest-growing job fields. And thanks to our small class sizes and low student-to-faculty ratio, you'll have the opportunity to form strong, supportive relationships with your professors and peers throughout your academic journey. Learn More: Academics 100+ areas of study Academics 19:1 student:faculty ratio Faculty listings 200+ study abroad opportunities Study abroad 89 degrees offered UAH catalog 28 avg. class size UAH facts & figures 79K+ career opportunities offered through Career Services Career Services Research From the classroom to the lab, discovery starts on day one. UAH is not only home to more than a dozen on-campus research centers and labs, but it also enjoys strong partnerships with area businesses and federal agencies. As a result, you'll have the opportunity to take part in hands-on, high-level research projects, internships, and co-ops that other undergraduates can only dream about. After all, our students are capable of more than just writing papers and taking tests – and we give them the chance to prove it. Learn More: Undergraduate Research $149.8M in R&D expenditures Research 133 issued patent total Research News $5.9M ten-year license and royal revenue total Office of Technology Commercialization 17 research centers Research centers and institutes $489M – five-year contract & grant research total Focus magazine #6 in fed. financed Aerospace Engineering research expenditures Federally financed research expenditures Athletics A tradition of excellence, and always something to cheer for. Just like our fight song says, we have pride in our Blue & White! In addition to our 15 NCAA men's and women's programs, we offer the opportunity for recreational players of all levels to get involved through our club sports and intramural leagues. Of course, we get a little help from our mascot Charger Blue and our spirited Blue Crew. Learn More: UAH Chargers 15 NCAA sports programs UAH Chargers 50 conference championships UAH Chargers on Twitter $3.2M in athletics scholarships awarded annually Athletics scholarship opportunities $0 admission with Charger ID UAH Chargers ticket information 1500+ community service hours annually Student-Athlete Development 1 and only Charger Blue Learn more about Charger Blue Campus A campus growing larger. A community growing stronger. Our suite-style residence halls provide a safe, welcoming home away from home, with a central location that makes it easy to get to classes – and to get involved on campus. From Late Night Breakfast to ChargerCon, our 155 student-run organizations, active Student Government Association, ever-growing Greek community, and student-driven Association for Campus Entertainment ensure there's always something to do! Learn More: Campus Life 490+ acres of campus Campus map 155 student-run organizations Student organizations 6 residence halls Housing 13 on-campus dining options Campus dining 11 fraternities / sororities Fraternities and sororities 100+ ACE events annually Association for Campus Entertainment Huntsville There's no better place to launch your career than the Rocket City. With its vibrant arts scene, an abundance of restaurants and food trucks, and a temperate climate that lends itself to outdoor recreation, the Rocket City is so much more than a small Southern town. It's also a high-tech business hub that's home to the second-largest research park in the nation. That's why so many who come to Huntsville for their college career end up staying for their professional one! Learn More: Location & Community #1 best place to live in the U.S. Why U.S. News rated Huntsville #1 #1 on list of South's best college towns Why Southern Living rated Huntsville #1 #1 best city for STEM workers Why Livability rated Huntsville #1 #2 largest research park U.S. – UAH is anchor tenant Cummings Research Park 70+ miles of trails through Land Trust of North AL Land Trust of North Alabama 48 food trucks Food truck directory (huntsville.org) Financial Aid Because your focus should be on your education, not how you'll pay for it. UAH’s Office of Financial Aid is dedicated to helping you navigate all the options available for tuition assistance, including federal loans, grants, work-study opportunities, veterans’ benefits, and scholarships. Moreover, all incoming first-time freshmen – including international students – who have demonstrated superior academic achievement in high school are automatically eligible for consideration for our Academic Tuition Scholarship. Learn More: Undergraduate Financial Aid 86% of undergraduate students receive financial assistance Undergraduate Financial Aid #1 return on investment among AL schools Why Payscale rated UAH #1 #1 in economic outcomes of graduates among AL schools Brookings's value-added college rankings #1 in AL for early career pay ($62.2) Payscale's UAH alumni salary report #1 best value among AL schools SmartAsset's Best Value Colleges rankings #1 in AL for mid-career pay ($112.9K) Payscale's best collegs in state by salary All news What Our Undergrads Are Up To ALL Jul 05 UAH student-built payload goes to space for the first time in almost a decade Jun 30 UAH team places third in U.S., sixth overall in its first University Rover Challenge Jun 28 UAH CanSat teams place first, second and third in the nation Jun 23 UAH's can-do SMAP Center was built 'one task and one employee at a time' ALL Jul 05 UAH student-built payload goes to space for the first time in almost a decade Jun 30 UAH team places third in U.S., sixth overall in its first University Rover Challenge Jun 28 UAH CanSat teams place first, second and third in the nation Jun 23 UAH's can-do SMAP Center was built 'one task and one employee at a time' ALL Jul 05 UAH student-built payload goes to space for the first time in almost a decade Jun 30 UAH team places third in U.S., sixth overall in its first University Rover Challenge Jun 28 UAH CanSat teams place first, second and third in the nation Jun 23 UAH's can-do SMAP Center was built 'one task and one employee at a time'