Embark on a journey of cultural exploration while earning micro-credentials this summer at The University of West Alabama!

About Global Village

Your success is our business.
We want to see you at your best. From award-winning programs to nationally recognized student research, to unbeatable job placement rates, we provide the opportunities for student success in every academic area.

About Our Programs

The UWA Global Village experience offers seven different programs that students can choose to take courses in to earn micro-credentials. 

Campus Housing

Hoover Apartments is named after Elizabeth Hoover, a professor of history who served as a member of the faculty from 1931 until 1972.

Student Graduate School  Acceptances

Happy Students.

We welcome students, faculty and staff from all corners of the globe. Our small campus and home-like feel are ideal for learning, for connecting with classmates and professors. Here, you will get an exceptional education, and you’ll build friendships and connections that will last for the rest of your life.

Moreover, we’ll prepare you for the next step in your life, whether it is graduate school or moving on into your career; whether you remain in the United States or return home.

Partner Schools Across the Globe


Guangdong University of Finance

Dalian Maritime University

Anshan Normal University

Funyang Normal University

Shenyang Normal University

Yunnan Normal University

Guangzhou Huali Science and Technology Vocational College

Huali College Guangdong University of Technology


Gakushuin Women’s College

Ibaraki Women’s College 

Nihon University

Rikkyo University

South Korea

Dankook University

Konyang University


Central Taiwan University of Science and Technology

National Taitung University

Chung Yuan Christian University


Sunway University

United Arab Emirates

The Way


University of Western Australia


University Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah


EM Normandie

IGR/IAE Rennes

IAE Bordeaux

Catholic University of Vendee


University of Cologne

University of Paderborn

The Netherlands

HAN University of Applied Sciences


Institute of Spanish Studies


HEG Geneva


Atilim University

Istanbul Aydin University

OKAN University

United Kingdom

Liverpool Hope University

The University of West Alabama does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability or sexual orientation in employment, or the provision of services. The University of West Alabama is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award bachelor’s, master’s, and education specialist degrees. Contact the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of West Alabama. 


The University of West Alabama
Livingston, AL 35470

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Mark Davis, Director