StudentsReview :: The University of Alabama - Social Life Ratings
Search for Schools by Region

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
University of Chicago -- Chicago, IL
Northwestern University -- Evanston, IL
Northeastern Illinois University -- Chicago, IL

  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.

The University of Alabama

Breakdown of “Social Life” at UAlabama

By Gender
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringB+
Business - Management and AdministrationA-
Chemical EngineeringB+
Civil EngineeringA
Computer EngineeringA+
Computer ScienceA-
Design Arts - Industrial Design/Graphic Design/etcA+
Electrical EngineeringA-
Fine Arts - Painting/Sculpture/Photography/etcB+
Geography and GeosciencesB
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A+
Mechanical EngineeringA-
Music EducationA+
Political ScienceA+
PreLaw and LegalD-
PreMed and MedicalA+

Against similar schools

Social Life compared with similar schools in class.

University of Alabama
Average of All Schools
Average of schools in class

Auburn University
Harvard University
Auburn University - Montgomery
Florida State University
University of Southern California
University of Georgia
University of Florida

Social Life

... The Greek system is fueled by socially retarded men and women ...Read full comment
... Their parents also fund their social lives (fraternities, parties, alchohol, women and/or men) ...Read full comment
... Tuition only seems to be going up and if you're not from Alabama or the South, you may feel out of place both culturally and socially ...Read full comment
... The social life and Tuscaloosa itself are pretty terrible ...Read full comment
... Second, if you do not plan to be in a sorority or fraternity here then you better have some one of a kind social skills, know a hand full of non...Read full comment
... My experiences, academically and socially, have helped shape my success today ...Read full comment
... Alabama is an awesome university socially, too ...Read full comment
... I'm loving my experiences here, academically and socially ...Read full comment
... Greek life isn't essential to have a social life here, but I would admit that it is the easiest available conduit to new friends at the University...Read full comment
... The social life is good, although it is dominated somewhat by the Greek scene ...Read full comment
... Be prepared to join a sorority or fraternity if you want to have any social life or make any friends ...Read full comment
... Your social life will be the same as it was in HS ...Read full comment
The University of Alabama
Compare UAlabamaSave UAlabama

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→