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University of South Alabama Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 2,977 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 65 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

60% Women
40% Men


NCAA Division I-A

Sun Belt Conference

  • Football
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Cross Country/Track

Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $143,526)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $61,827)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Baseball 35 - - -
Basketball 16 13 - -
Football 150 - - -
Golf 10 6 - -
Soccer - 32 - -
Softball - 18 - -
Tennis 9 7 - -
Track and Field, Indoor 26 23 - -
Track and Field, Outdoor 27 22 - -
Track and Field, X-Country 9 11 - -
Volleyball - 16 - -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.8%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2.9%
Black/non-Hispanic 18.0%
Hispanic 2.0%
Non-resident alien 5.4%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 4.3%
Two or more races 0.2%
White/non-Hispanic 66.3%
Percent of students with disability 3% or less

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Library on campus
  • Hospital on campus
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, meals per week can vary

Clubs & Organizations

Reserved Officers' Training Corps (ROTC)
  • Army ROTC
  • Air Force ROTC

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 5
Drug Law Violation 31
Liquor Law Violation 2
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 6
Property Crime 83
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Janae from Mobile, AL
  • 4
  • Dorm life is really fun. The RAs make your time staying in the dorms as eventful as they can and there's always a person with a football or baseball in…

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 4
  • Ro'Keria from Montgomery, AL
  • I am a current student here

    The dining hall is great they have a variety of foods from vegan to vegetarian. South also has Starbucks,chik fil a and Pizza hut on campus.

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  • 3
  • Tamera from Center Point, AL
  • I am a current student here

    The Caf food is disgusting! Only thing is good is the omelets and fried chicken. I suggest eating at the Delta Deli or the food court at the Student Center. The food court have Chick-fil-A, Quiznos, Burger Studio, Pizza Hut, and Java City.

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  • 1
  • Janae from Mobile, AL
  • I am a current student here

    The Caf is pretty horrible. I recommend having money put aside for you to buy food from a grocery store. On the other hand, we have a Chick-fil-a, Pizza Hut, Starbucks, Burger Studio, and many other fast food places on campus if you're willing to spend money at them.

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  • 5
  • GABBRIONNA from Birmingham, AL
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Once on a marching band trip, we visited USA and the cafe was great! We had waffles at noon, and then spaghetti! The varieties are great too.

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  • 4
  • Raymond from Tuscaloosa, Alabama
  • I am a current student here

    Campus dining is pretty good. The Fresh Food Dining Hall is great on most days; however, if you are disappointed, the campus offers Starbucks, Chick-Fil-A, Burger Studio, Pizza Hut Express, and other dining establishments to fit your needs. Plus not too far from other eateries off campus (some are within comfortable walking distances or short drive).

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  • 3
  • USA Jag
  • I am a current student here

    The Student Center, which is also one of South's newest facilities, is a great dining place. In the food court, they have something for everyone such as sushi to Chik-fil-A. The caf has some food that is okay. The caf is not my favorite place to eat because the food is not always the best, the lines are way too long at times, and I do not enjoy the atmosphere as much.

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  • 4
  • Eugene from Minooka, IL
  • I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The food is fantastic in every way. Although, you will gain a lot of pounds if you don't exercise. However, the University provides a meal plan to help maintain your weight.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Raymond from Tuscaloosa, Alabama
  • I am a current student here

    Greek Life at South Alabama is flourishing. It is something I would recommend a student find out more information about getting involved in Greek Life.

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  • 0
  • Jaeda from Harvest, AL
  • I am a current student here

    Greek Life is interesting. If you plan on joining one, let it be something you really want to do and let it fit your budget.

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  • 0
  • Katelyn from Grand Bay, AL
  • I am a current student here

    They do good things for the community, donates to good causes, raises awareness about improtant things like rape or drinking and driving.

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