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Quick Facts

  • Established: 1967
  • Accrediting Body: SACSCOC
  • Enrollment: 5,200
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 17:1
  • Degrees: Undergraduate, Graduate, Certificate
  • Chancellor: Dr. Carl A. Stockton
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Auburn University at Montgomery



The Auburn University at Montgomery Warhawks compete in 11 NCAA Division II sports, including:

  • Men’s Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Tennis
  • Women’s Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

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Auburn University at Montgomery has over 32,000 graduates working in diverse fields across the country and throughout the world. Working together, the AUM Alumni Association funds student scholarships and grants that recognize and help retain exceptional faculty.

About Our University

Auburn University at Montgomery

Auburn University at Montgomery (AUM) is recognized by U.S. News and World Report, as well as, The Princeton Review as one of the best colleges in the Southeast. What else do we have going for us?

  • AUM offers a close-knit community; designed for only 7,000 students. Nearly half of the classes at AUM include 20 or fewer students, so your professors are likely to know you by name.
  • AUM is your first stop for a career that matters. You’ll get a personalized, real-world learning experience in one of our five colleges — either on our wooded, 600-acre campus, in an online setting or through a blend of both.
  • We celebrate our diverse student body. Our close-knit campus community includes students of all ages, abilities, cultures and backgrounds. Our students come from all over the world!
  • We have award-winning faculty members. U.S. News & World Report ranked AUM No. 22 among regional universities in the South for the quality of undergraduate teaching.
  • We think a high-quality education should be affordable. Nearly 40 percent of our students earn scholarship assistance, including scholarships for freshmen, transfer students, international students, and veterans and their dependents.
  • Contact us about taking a campus tour. We are ready to help you unlock your potential and start achieving your goals!

The University’s Strategic Plan and Master Plan reflect a commitment to providing high-quality living and learning environments for students, faculty, staff and visitors.

Here are some details:

  • Since 1971, AUM’s campus has been located on approximately 533 acres at 7400 East Dr, Montgomery, Alabama, 36117
  • AUM has 48 on-campus buildings and structures and one more in design. The majority of the campus buildings are constructed of concrete frame, brick veneer and flat built up roofs.
  • Campus greenspace includes roughly 129 acres, including two miles of paved walking trails and four miles of wooded walking trails.
  • Using the building classifications defined by the Alabama Commission of Higher Education (ACHE), AUM has 9 distinct building classifications:
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Our Environments

Building ClassificationTotal SFT Percentage SFT
Classroom375,788 33.42%
Laboratory3,360 0.30%
Student Center134,091 11.92%
Utility Plant12,972 1.15%
Auxiliary 369,56432.87%
Facilities Shop5,925 0.53%
Use Category Land Area (Acres)
(3) Total
(4) Other Code
(See Notes Below)
Highly Groomed (Landscaped Grounds)121 8129
Semi-groomed & Ungroomed (Unimproved/Park)374374
Pavements: Streets & Walks 11 11
Pavements: Parking Lots 13619
Agricultural (Crops, Pasture, Timber)
Out-Leased 50514533
Your Questions Answered

Frequently Asked Questions

The sky is pretty much the limit! Earning a degree from AUM helps provide a strong foundation for a career in business, healthcare, science, fine arts, nursing and a lot more. Many of our 32,000 graduates are nurses, teachers, theatre professionals, historians, business executives, economists, IT managers, kinesiologists–in addition to many other job titles.

If you’re already passionate about a specific career direction, great! We can help you determine the College and the major that will help you get there. However, if you do not know what career field is right for you, we can help with valuable resources like the Career Development Center. Our career development specialists will help you assess your natural skills and interests, explore your academic options, and assist you in developing an implementation plan. This way, on graduation day you’ll be ready to hit the job market and jumpstart your career!

College is a chance to explore your career options and choose a major that could prepare you for that career. Nationally, some of the fastest-growing occupations (or job fields with the most new jobs) include:

  • Financial managers
  • General and operations managers
  • Genetic counselors
  • Health specialties teachers, postsecondary
  • Information security analysts
  • Management analysts
  • Market research analysts and marketing specialists
  • Mathematicians
  • Nurse practitioners
  • Occupational therapy assistants
  • Operations research analysts
  • Physician assistants
  • Physical therapist assistants
  • Registered nurses
  • Software developers, applications
  • Speech-language pathologists
  • Statisticians Software developers, applications

Contact us to discover which of our academic programs could help you prepare for a hot career field!

(2019 data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Occupational Outlook Handbook. Projection for the decade 2018-28)

Definitely! AUM Housing and Residence Life offers students benefits such as being close to classes and activities, living and learning with friends and getting involved in a diverse community. You’ll be surrounded by all of the cultural, social and sporting events that make AUM vibrant, and you can build a network of lifelong friends. Our supportive living-learning community will connect you to other students with similar academic interests and experiences.

We offer single rooms in an apartment-style high-rise with a spectacular view of campus in addition to single and double rooms in an efficiency apartment just a few steps from classrooms.

Yes. You can earn one of 18 degrees 100% online. Or, you can take individual classes that are online or a hybrid (a combination of on-campus and online).

Yes, many of our students work full time during the day and need the flexibility of taking night classes. AUM is known for its flexible class schedules to meet all kinds of life needs, so ask an Admissions Counselor about our robust offering of evening classes.

Over the last few years, the cost of college has increased across the country. However, tuition rates at AUM, when compared to other state universities, are very reasonable. We try to keep the cost of college affordable for everyone–whether you are a recent high school graduate, a mid-life career changer or a military student.

Absolutely! We have a rich history of great sports teams and cheering on campus. The Warhawks are a big part of campus life. Auburn University at Montgomery competes in 11 NCAA Division II sports, including:

  • Men’s Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Tennis
  • Women’s Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

Your college experience will be unique, whether you are living on campus or going to school at night after work. There are many opportunities to grow, have fun and meet new people on campus. From student government to Greek life, from clubs and organizations to intramural sports, you’ll have every opportunity to pursue your passions or find new ones.

The Office of Student Involvement and Leadership Programs provides programs and resources to the student body and Auburn University at Montgomery community with the belief that learning takes place in all experiences, not just in the classroom.

Our Mission

The mission of Auburn University at Montgomery is to provide quality and diverse educational opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate levels through use of traditional and electronic delivery systems, and to foster and support an environment conducive to teaching, research, scholarship, and collaboration with government agencies, our community, and other educational institutions.

Our Vision

Auburn University at Montgomery strives to be a university that …

  • Is known for its commitment to developing dynamic and applied academic and research programs.
  • Is a student’s first choice in a variety of programs of distinction.
  • Embraces and builds an international presence at home and abroad, increasingly known for its ability to prepare students to thrive in a global community.
  • Graduates students who become engaged alumni with a life-long interest in and personal connection to AUM.
  • Is recognized as an integral community partner and a resource for the enrichment and economic development of the Southeast region and beyond.

Our Faculty

Since AUM’s goal is to prepare you to be successful, our coursework can be challenging. That’s why it’s important to know that your professors and instructors have your back. Our class sizes are small, so you’ll work closely with our faculty members, many of whom have real-world work experience in their field.

There are many ways to learn at AUM, and we have resources like the Learning Center,  the Instructional Support Lab and the Warhawk Academic Success Center, which serves as a one-stop shop for all of AUM students’ academic support needs.

Auburn University at Montgomery


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Carl Stockton

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Eve Rhea

Associate Vice Chancellor
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Tonya Dupree

Senior Director, Human Resources & Compliance, Interim Diversity Officer
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Troy Johnson

Executive Director
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Tobias Mense

Chief Information Officer
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Sameer Pande

Associate Provost of Enrollment Management & Student Affairs
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Scott Parsons

Vice Chancellor
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Matthew Ragland

Associate Provost-Professor
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Mrinal Varma

Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor
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Shanta Varma

Special Advisor to the Chancellor for Distance Ed & Collaborative Partnerships; Professor
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Justala Simpson

Student Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Officer
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