Parker-Adams students talking outside Harris Hall

Eligibility

All incoming College of Arts and Sciences freshmen are eligible to apply to the Parker-Adams Program. No minimum GPA, ACT or SAT scores are required for students who have been accepted into the University. Not open to students participating in the Crimson Edge Program or Honors College.  Applications for Parker Adams will be due BY May 15.  Applications can be found on the Registration page.

Requirements

  • Arts and Sciences Compass Course 101 (Fall Semester)
  • Arts and Sciences Compass Course 102 (Spring Semester)
  • Registration in a Parker-Adams designated English 101 and 102 courses (requirement waived if registered in EN 103 or if transfer credits apply)
  • Academic Success Activities: 4 hours each week (Study hall, tutoring, and study skills classes)
  • Attend a minimum of 3 cultural events each semester (tickets will be provided). 2017-2018 schedule: http://www.theatre.ua.edu/season/2017-2018/

Group Study and Tutoring Hours

Center for Academic Success (CAS)

  • Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-10:00pm
  • Friday: 8:00am-4:45pm

Library

  • Monday-Thursday: 8:00pm-12:00am

(Free tutoring, seminars, etc.)