Welcome to The University of Alabama! The Capstone is a special place characterized by a deep commitment to excellence in all we do.

As the state’s flagship university, we serve our students, our region, our state and the nation through outstanding teaching, research that matters and service that strengthens our communities. We make a positive difference in the lives we touch every day by creating and sustaining an environment that encourages all members of the UA family to fulfill their highest potential.

One of our highest priorities is to provide a welcoming and inclusive campus for our students, faculty, staff, visitors and alumni. You are the lifeblood of this great university.

Dr. Stuart R. Bell


2016 Fall Campus Assembly

October 5, 2016 Speeches and Videos

University of Alabama President Dr. Stuart R. Bell presented his fall address to faculty and staff on Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016

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Looking Back on 2015-16 Academic Year

May 09, 2016 Speeches and Videos

The University of Alabama has just finished another successful academic year. It began with record-breaking enrollment of 37,100 students, and ended with the presentation of more than 5,300 degrees last week.

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Fall Semester Update

October 10, 2016 Messages from the President

As we enter the second half of the fall semester, it’s a good time to remind ourselves who we are as a university and what we value.

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