The University of Alabama is well-known for its rich history and traditions. Many of our traditions are special to UA because of historical events and the impact that UA students have had on campus over the course of UA’s history. We hope that as you join the Crimson Tide Family you’ll celebrate our history and traditions with us! Roll Tide Roll!

This is Our Story!

Explore the timeline of UA’s history to learn more about how we got to where we are today.


Rich in history, UA is full of stories to tell about our past, present, and future.

Annual Events

From convocation to graduation, students have a plethora of events to attend each year.

Fast Facts

Want to know more? Check out the fast facts to learn about various traditions of campus.