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[About the University]


The University of Alabama (UA) is located in Tuscaloosa, a city of approximately 90,000 in the west-central part of the state. The post office address of The University of Alabama is Tuscaloosa, AL 35487. University grounds comprise some 1,000 acres. The University maintains a center in Gadsden and a governmental relations office in Montgomery.

Separate campuses of the University have been established in Birmingham and Huntsville. These campuses are known as The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) and The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH).