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Get your undergraduate or graduate degree from Alabama State University, a school with over 140 years of rich history, tradition and academic excellence.

ASU offers nearly 50 degrees, including high-demand programs in sciences and technology. Our faculty members are experts in the classroom and in their chosen fields. Our tuition is reasonable, and so is our student-to-faculty ratio (18:1). And our campus is safe.

We’re looking for students ready to challenge themselves -- to be who they are and work to become who they want to be. We want students who aren’t afraid to take risks and students looking to make a difference by giving back to the local and global community. If you’re ready to make your dreams for the future a reality, we’re ready to help.

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Contact Admissions by phone at (800) 253-5037 or (334) 229-4291, email admissions@alasu.edu or visit the Admissions FAQ page.

The admission policies of Alabama State University are predicated upon the presumed competence of the individual rather than upon any consideration whatsoever of race, color, sex, religion or national origin.


Contact Us

Admissions & Recruitment Staff

By Mail: 
Alabama State University
Admissions & Recruitment
P.O. Box 271
Montgomery, AL 36101

Phone: (800) 253-5037 or (334) 229-4291
Email: admissions@alasu.edu  

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Recently Accepted?

Visit our Accepted Students page for information and next steps.


People of ASU

  • Dr. Audrey Napier

    Dr. Audrey Napier
    Associate Professor of Biology; Alumna ('91)

    Dr. Audrey Napier is respected by her students and colleagues as a professor who pushes students to exceed beyond their own expectations.

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  • Dr. Steven Chesbro

    Dr. Steven Chesbro
    Professor, Dean of the College of Health Sciences

    ASU’s rich history and promising future attracted Dr. Steven Chesbro to join the Physical Therapy Department in 2008.

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  • Dr. Evelyn Hodge

    Dr. Evelyn Hodge
    Dean of University College, Professor of Education and Teacher Inservice Director

    Dr. Evelyn Hodge takes pride in her responsibility to mentor and guide the next generation of educators and professionals.

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  • Rickesha Robbins

    Rickesha Robbins
    Sophomore, Communications (Radio/TV)

    As an ASU student, Rickesha Robbins is following in the footsteps of her uncle, aunts and cousins who all are ASU alumni.

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  • Amy Renee Ashley

    Amy Renee Ashley
    Junior, Music Performance

    Amy Renee Ashley is an award-winning musician who credits ASU with helping her to become more confident and outgoing.

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  • Barry Davis

    Barry Davis
    Sophomore, Accounting

    Barry Davis says the guidance he receives from his professors is just one of the many reasons he enjoys being an ASU student.

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  • Yohance Myles

    Yohance Myles
    Actor, Theatre Professor, B.A. in Theatre Arts ('06)

    Yohance Myles credits ASU for preparing him to make his mark as an actor, with several movies under his belt, including a role in a major action movie.

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  • Stephen Cappelli

    Stephen Cappelli
    Professor of Art, Chair of Department of Visual Arts

    Stephen Cappelli is an award-winning artist whose work has been featured in national exhibitions.

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  • Destini Bray

    Destini Bray
    Sophomore, Finance

    When Destini Bray chose to attend Alabama State University, she became part of a longtime family tradition.

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  • Dornesia Ward

    Dornesia Ward
    IT Specialist B.S., Computer Science ('08)

    Dornesia Ward is fast establishing herself as a leader in the technology field. She says she wouldn’t be where she is today without her ASU experience.

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  • Dr. Manoj K. Mishra

    Dr. Manoj K. Mishra
    Associate Professor of Biology

    When Dr. Manoj K. Mishra isn’t in the lab conducting groundbreaking cancer research, he’s in the classroom helping ASU students strive for academic excellence.

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  • Dr. Harvey Hou

    Dr. Harvey Hou
    Associate Professor of Forensic Science

    As a professor in one of ASU’s newest academic programs, and one of today’s most exciting career fields, Dr. Harvey Hou is training the forensic scientists of the future.

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  • Carlton McClain

    Carlton McClain
    Junior, Computer Science

    Carlton McClain says ASU’s faculty truly care about the professional and personal development of their students.

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  • Marvin Cox

    Marvin Cox
    Junior, Accounting

    Since becoming an ASU student, Marvin Cox said he has learned not to be afraid to ask for help when he needs it because there is always someone in the ASU family willing to lend a hand.

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  • Eric Welch Guster, Esq.

    Eric Welch Guster, Esq.
    Attorney, Legal Analyst B.S., Accounting and Finance ('93)

    Eric Welch Guster is a go-to legal analyst for many TV news networks. He says ASU helped him develop the tenacity and determination that fuel his legal career.

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