From your first semester at Alabama through your last, the College of Arts and Sciences Student Services Center is here to answer your questions and guide you in planning your academic career. Stop by our offices in 200 Clark Hall or explore this website, which provides answers to the questions we hear most often from students.
Read some tips for choosing a major/minor.
Find out how to enroll in one of our pre-programs (pre-law, pre-med, pre-pharmacy, and more).
Use DegreeWorks to develop your four-year plan and track your progress toward graduation.
Learn how A&S advising works.
Find out who your advisor is/will be, even if you haven’t chosen a major.
Review policies on reinstatement, suspension, academic warnings, and academic bankruptcy.
Browse our advising FAQ.
Getting Started at UA (for Freshmen & Transfers)
Making the Most of Your A&S Experience
Apply for A&S scholarships for current, freshman, or transfer students.
Learn how to connect with internship positions.
Plan a study abroad experience.
Apply for project funding through the Undergraduate Creativity and Research Academy.
Find out how to prepare for graduation, whether you’re in your first semester or your last.
Look up graduation-related deadlines.
Registration & Add/Drop
Learn about special registration circumstances, like auditing a class, getting on a waitlist, or obtaining permission to join a class that’s closed or for which you lack prerequisites.
Read our policies and procedures for withdrawing after the drop date.
Transferring Credit from Another School
Find out what to do to get UA credit for classes you’re taking elsewhere this summer, and how transferred classes affect your GPA.