Foster Auditorium and Malone Hood Plaza on the campus of the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

University of Alabama

#T-141, overall score 37.67/100

Fun Fact:

Alabama has the largest fraternity and sorority community in the country in terms of overall membership.

ACADEMICS Score: 5/30

  • Score: 5/30
  • Acceptance rate: 53%
  • Student/faculty ratio: 24:1
  • Jewish Studies major: Minor
  • Israel Studies major: No

FINANCES

  • In-state tuition: $10,470
  • Out-of-state tuition: $26,950
  • Room & board costs: $9,550
  • Average annual scholarship/grant package: $15,000
  • Scholarship for Jewish students: Matthew Cranman Scholarship

CAMPUS INFORMATION

  • Location: Tuscaloosa, Ala.
  • Region: South
  • Public/Private: Public
  • Undergraduate enrollment: 31,958
  • Jewish undergraduate enrollment: 600
  • Jewish population share: 2%
  • NCAA Division: I
  • NCAA team: Crimson Tide
  • Ultimate Frisbee teams: Ramma Jamma, Yellow Hammer

ISRAEL Score: 10/20

  • Score: 10/20
  • Size of Birthright trip: 32
  • Israel-related clubs: 0
  • BDS resolution: Never introduced

JEWISH LIFE Score: 12.67/40

  • Score: 12.67/40
  • Hillel: Bloom Hillel Student Center
  • Chabad: Chabad of Tuscaloosa
  • OU-JLIC: None
  • Meor: None
  • Jewish fraternities: AEPi, ΣAM, ZBT
  • Jewish sororities: SDT
  • Anti-Semitic incidents in 2016: 0
  • Synagogues within 10 miles: 1 (Reform)
  • Eruv: No
  • Most famous Jewish alumnus: Mel Allen

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