Plan A Visit

With an engineering student Ambassador as your guide, you’ll not only discover the rich history of our College but also experience the many opportunities that the College of Engineering offers.

The University of Alabama is closely monitoring the global coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. We have created a prospective student help page with information on several topics. To play our part in social distancing and other preventive health strategies, we regret that on-campus events are cancelled at this time.

  • At this time we are not able to hold campus visits. Virtual tours, phone calls, and other alternative means are available.
  • Bama Bound Orientation is still scheduled, but after careful consideration the University has elected to hold Bama Bound orientation online through a virtual format this year.

To stay current on University updates regarding COVID – 19, please visit healthinfo.ua.edu.

If you have any questions, our phone line is open at (205) 348-1596.

Schedule a Visit

To schedule a tour of the College of Engineering, please complete the visit request form.

To develop the most appropriate and personalized schedule for your visit, we prefer to have a week’s notice for planning.

We are not able to accommodate weekend visits or visits after 5 PM CST.

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If requesting a Campus Tour, please register for your campus tour through Admissions. Once registered for your Campus Tour (if needed), please return to this webpage and complete the visit request form towards the bottom so that we can schedule a visit with the College of Engineering. Please select the time of your Campus Tour on the visit request form once registered.

The College of Engineering works closely with UA’s campus partners and will schedule your visit based on your unique interests. If you are interested in other aspects about UA, such as honors, other colleges, or even the Million Dollar Band, let us know and we’ll be happy to set up the appropriate appointments. If requesting to meet with the Million Dollar Band, please state in the comments what instrument the prospective student plays and for how long.

If you have any questions, Samantha Proctor will be happy to assist you with your personalized UA College of Engineering visit!

Please note, the College of Engineering Welcome Center will be operating under limited business operations. We regret that we will not be able to accommodate any on-campus visits until further notice. We have created a prospective student help page with information on several topics. We appreciate your understanding.To stay current on University updates regarding COVID – 19, please visit healthinfo.ua.edu.

Engineering Visit Request Form

The best way to learn about UA’s College of Engineering is to see it firsthand.

Prospective Student Information

Contact Information

About the Visit

Start time must be between 8 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
End time must be between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m.

What discipline(s) of engineering are you interested in?

Tell us about any other appointments you have planned, be sure to include departments and times.
If you're interested in a general campus tour, Honors College visit, or a tour of any other department, we can arrange it! Just include the information below.
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Maps and Directions

The University of Alabama College of Engineering is located in a vibrant, energetic college community in the center of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. UA’s campus encompasses 1,000 acres of tree-lined pathways and state-of-the-art facilities.

Our Facilities/Visitor Parking

The College of Engineering has a presence in nine buildings on The University of Alabama Campus. The college’s main office is located in H.M, Comer Hall. Please use the map below to locate, and get directions to, any of our buildings and nearby visitor parking.

If you need help with directions, please feel free to call (205) 348-1596.

OUR MAIN OFFICE
245 7th Avenue Tuscaloosa, AL 35401

Driving Directions

FROM MCFARLAND BOULEVARD/U.S. 82
Exit at Jack Warner Parkway toward Tuscaloosa. Turn left at a stop light onto Hackberry Lane, turn right at the light onto McCorvey Drive, and then turn left onto Second Street. The parking lot is on your right.

FROM INTERSTATE-359/AL 69/U.S. 43/LURLEEN WALLACE BOULEVARD THROUGH DOWNTOWN TUSCALOOSA
Turn onto University Boulevard and travel east through downtown Tuscaloosa. Turn left on Campus Drive West and travel till it ends at a three-way stop with Seventh Avenue. The parking lot is on your left.

Looking for a particular faculty or staff member?
Refer to our Faculty/Staff Directory.

UA Campus Tour and Visitor Information

UA Undergraduate Admissions

With a University of Alabama student as your guide, the Admissions guided campus tour gives prospective students and their families the opportunity to see the campus first-hand, learn about UA history, and discover the many opportunities the University has to offer.

University Days

University Days events offer prospective students and their guests the opportunity to experience an entire day on campus learning about life at the Capstone, information on majors and minors, academic and student support services, admissions, scholarships and much more.

iTour Bama, UA’s iPod-based campus tour

Try the Undergraduate Admissions Web Tour. Get familiar with The University of Alabama campus and some of the programs you can get involved with here at UA through select videos about the campus.

FOR MORE INFORMATION

University of Alabama Visitors
College of Engineering History
Ambassadors for the College of Engineering
Campus Tour and Maps
Visitor Parking
Visit Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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