Alabama State University is a regional, comprehensive, state-supported institution of higher learning dedicated to education, research and service. Founded in 1867 by nine former slaves, the University has grown from a small teaching training school to a vibrant, thriving institution offering 48 academic programs and bachelors, masters, education specialists and doctoral degrees.

With state-of-the-art facilities, a world class faculty and imaginative and innovative approaches to asking and answering revolutionary questions, ASU is on the cutting-edge of 21st century problem solving. In the classroom, throughout the community and on the field of play, ASU challenges students to realize their full potential as scholars, citizens and competitors. Located in the heart of Montgomery - Alabama's capital city, ASU is proud of its critical role in the American Civil Rights Movement and our community's economic revitalization efforts.

Alabama State: "When we teach class, the world takes note."

President:  Dr. William Harris

Athletic Department Phone: 334-229-4507
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Hornet Athletic Department - Key Contacts 

Interim Director of Athletics : Melvin Hines
Director of Compliance: Kevin D. Kendrick
Faculty Rep.: Dr. Sara Kiser
Sports Information Director: Duane Lewis
Senior Woman Administrator: Jaunelle White