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Huntsville, AL

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Oakwood University

Oakwood University

Oakwood University Student Essentials

Oakwood University Student Essentials Region: Setting: Type: Affiliation: Size: Mascot: Website: On-Campus Housing Available: Selectivity: In-State Tuition: Out-of-State Tuition: Retention Rate: Enrollment: Year Established:
Mid-size City Setting
Seventh Day Adventists
Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Highly Selective

About Oakwood University

An African-American school affiliated with the Seventh-day Adventist church, Oakwood University in Huntsville, Alabama, provides a spiritually sound environment in which to pursue an academic or religious education.

In addition to degrees in Religion and Theology, Oakwood grants bachelor’s in academic and professional programs of study like:

  • Business and Information
  • Communication and Fine Arts
  • Education
  • History and Political Science
  • Music
  • Nursing
  • Social Work

A large part of Oakwood’s student life is involves spiritual activities such as:

  • Chapel services
  • Missionary programs
  • Bible study
  • Outreach organizations

To be considered for admissions, applicants must submit an online application and have a minimum GPA of 2.0. If their GPA is below 2.0, then applicants must submit an essay explaining their grade point average and proposing ways that they will attempt to improve their performance once at Oakwood.

Financial aid is awarded through scholarships, which are based on academic merit or other factors and usually cover partial tuition. There are also exclusively need-based awards like Pell grants and loans.

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Oakwood University Map & Location

Oakwood University

7000 Adventist Blvd NW

Huntsville, AL 35896

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Getting Around Oakwood University


Fair walkability. You could have a car for this area, but walking is possible.

3/10 walk


Poor transit. This area has very little public transportation.

2/10 rail


Seasonal average temperatures for Huntsville, AL

Winter Dec 54 34 Jan 51 32 Feb 56 36 Spring Mar 65 42 Apr 74 50 May 81 59 Summer Jun 88 67 Jul 91 71 Aug 91 69 Fall Sep 85 63 Oct 75 51 Nov 64 42


Full-Time Undergrad Students Freshman Class Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 1%
  • African American: 94%
  • Caucasian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 3%
]]> Latino African American Caucasian Unknown and Other
Undergraduate 97% Graduate 3% Full-Time 56% Part-Time 44% Women 62% Men 38% International 7% Domestic 93%

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