To be accepted into to LEAP (Leaders Exploring Academic Possibilities), students must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a rising high school freshman student (8th grade graduates in summer 2022)
  • Submit an online LEAP application, which includes a short essay and submission of two online letters of reference

The application for LEAP 2022 closed on December 2, 2021. Students will be notified in February 2022 regarding their acceptance into the program.

For additional information or questions about the LEAP Program, email leap@ua.edu or call 205-348-7083.