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Start Your College Career Before Graduating High School

Get Ahead Now through UA Early College!

Students from across the U.S. are getting ahead with UA Early College - taking University of Alabama courses throughout the year online or on campus. You could, too!

Why Choose UA Early College?

  • You may earn up to 30 hours of UA Early College credit, online and/or on The University of Alabama campus.
  • You may be eligible for a UA Early College partial tuition scholarship.
  • You may be eligible to earn high school graduation credit as well (dual credit).
  • If you earn at least 17 hours of credit with a 2.5-plus UA GPA through UA Early College by December of your senior year in high school, you receive early selection housing.
  • Your UA credit transfers broadly to most colleges and universities nationwide.

We Support You Every Step of the Way!

Our peer coaches, who are former UA Early College students and current UA students, as well as our student-centered faculty help you to achieve your goals step by step.

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Fill out the information below to learn more about how high school students can earn college credit through UA Early College.