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

This is Our Story!

Explore the timeline of UA 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.