First Class Free for High School Students with Early Enrollment at University of Mobile

Andrew Felts News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile Early Enrollment program is accepting registration for current high school sophomores, juniors and seniors, and the first class is free. High school students who enroll early can receive a reduced price of $100 per credit hour for 100-200 level college courses. Early enrollment students get a head start on college by earning college …

7 Things Every UM Student Should Do Their First Year

Maggie Jones News

At the University of Mobile, there is so much offered for you to be a part of. As a college student, you will have a lot more on your schedule, but if you do these 7 things, you are setting yourself up for a great first year at UM! Take advantage of everything that is offered to you and enjoy …

University of Mobile Presents ‘Uncharted Blue’ Art Exhibit by Alumna Caroline Ennis

Amber Kelley News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile presents alumna Caroline Ennis’s “Uncharted Blue” art exhibit in the Marilyn Foley Art Gallery in Ben May Hall. Caroline Ennis is a visual artist whose work stems from her life-long relationship to the Gulf Coast and the coastline of the northwest Florida Panhandle. She uses installation and sculptural methods that include ceramic, fiber, …

UM Announces Fall Schedule Change and COVID-19 Precautions

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile announced today that it will modify its fall 2020 academic schedule. Classes will begin as scheduled on Monday, Aug.17, but all on-ground classes will end on Tuesday, Nov. 24. Faculty will have the option of giving an on-ground final exam during the last class meeting, or giving a final exam in an online …

University of Mobile Receives J.L. Bedsole Foundation Grant for Athletic Facility

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile received a substantial grant from the J.L. Bedsole Foundation for a campus weight training and athletic facility. The grant will fund a significant portion of construction and equipment costs for the new J.L. Bedsole Strength and Conditioning Complex on campus. The complex will provide space for weight and cardiovascular training, offices, plus an …

Voices of Mobile Announces Online Night of Worship Friday, June 19

Kathy Dean News

MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile vocal ensemble Voices of Mobile will present a live online Night of Worship on Facebook Live this Friday, June 19, at 7 p.m. on facebook.com/voicesofmobile. Voices of Mobile is a versatile vocal ensemble of outstanding students from the Christian university’s Alabama School of the Arts. Voices of Mobile has performed at the White …

University of Mobile Professor’s Music Featured in ‘Muse of Dior’ Documentary

Amber Kelley News

MOBILE, Ala. – University of Mobile professor and Steinway Artist Dr. Kadisha Onalbayeva composed the music for a new documentary, “Muse of Dior,” about Alla Ilchun, the world’s first supermodel from Kazakhstan. The documentary explores the life of Ilchun, who was considered the inspiration for French fashion designer Christian Dior. Illchun and Onalbayeva are both of Kazakh origin. Onalbayeva wrote …

UM School of Nursing Granted Full Accreditation for DNP and APRN Certificate Programs

Kathy Dean News

 MOBILE, Ala. – The University of Mobile is pleased to announce the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) and the post-graduate Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Certificate programs are now fully accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) Board of Commissioners. The CCNE Board of Commissioners granted accreditation during the May 5-8, 2020, meeting after determining the University of …

A Message from University of Mobile President Lonnie Burnett

Dr. Lonnie Burnett News

Dear UM Family, As we prepare to welcome students to campus for fall semester, we do so in a world that is dramatically changed from only a few months ago. The pandemic has impacted the ways we interact with one another and focused our attention on protecting the most vulnerable among us. Likewise, the killing of George Floyd has caused …

New Certificate of Proficiency Adds Value to All Areas of Study at University of Mobile

Amber Kelley News

MOBILE, Ala. – A new Certificate of Proficiency program in graphic design, worship technologies and theatre can provide an extra advantage in the job market for University of Mobile students majoring in any field. The Certificate of Proficiency in the Alabama School of the Arts is open to students across all majors. The Certificate of Proficiency documents that graduates have …