USA: University of Alabama

Spotlight: Gain useful insights, facts, and insider information on our partner university in Tuscaloosa

Welcome to University of Alabama!

Sweet Home Alabama probably comes to everyone's mind when you hear the name of our American partner university – the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, USA.

The City – Tuscaloosa

With almost 100,000 inhabitants, Tuscaloosa is the fifth largest city in the state of Alabama. Here, you can enjoy the feeling of living in a big city while having numerous spots to escape into nature right on your doorstep. Besides the Riverwalk and the weekly farmer's markets, the football games of the Alabama CrimsonTide offer another highlight: the eighth largest football stadium of the world allows more than 100,000 visitors to watch the matches of the varsity teams representing the University of Alabama live.

University and Campus

With 38,000 students, the public University of Alabama lies within the US average. The university offers various programs with a wide range of subjects allowing for exciting insights into interdisciplinary fields of study. Students also have many opportunities for leisure activities. Campus facilities include the Climbing Wall, the Creative Campus and various student organizations.

Who should apply for this exchange program?

Students of all programs in language studies and philologies are eligible to take part in the exchange program. You can prove your English language proficiency at level B2 with the Mannheim Language Certificate.

The application deadline is 15 October!

More information about the University of Alabama can be found here.